Book Description: Thinking about owning a Dachshund? Dachshunds For Dummies, 2nd Edition, is fully updated to show you how to find the one youâ€™ll love forever and make him or her part of your family. Whether you choose a standard or miniature this one-stop guide gives you all the information you need to raise and care for your adorable â€śhot dog.â€ťThis must-have resource is packed with expert advice on everything from feeding and healthcare to housebreaking, grooming, training, and more. Plus, youâ€™ll learn the ins and outs of selecting the right vet, handling emergencies, and even showing your Dachshund. Youâ€™ll find out about the ups and downs of living with a pet, get familiar with the Dachshundâ€™s classic physical characteristics, and find help in deciding whether youâ€™d like a smooth, wirehaired, or longhaired pooch. Discover how to:Choose your ideal DachshundPrepare your home for your new arrivalManage your puppyâ€™s nutrition and healthConquer training problemsGroom a smooth, wirehaired, or longhaired DachshundBuild a strong and loving bond with your petHandle common Dachshund back problemsChoose toys, grooming tools, and accessoriesSelect a crate and beddingIntroduce your dog to other petsTake charge of your Dachshundâ€™s trainingBringing a lively, clever Dachshund into your home will be a happy and joyful experience. Dachshunds For Dummies, 2nd Edition, makes it easy, too!