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The Dachshund Breed Standard – donate to Dachshund Health UK to watch the video

The Dachshund Breed Standard – donate to Dachshund Health UK to watch the video

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A few pictures from our breed seminar today

A few pictures from our Dachshund breed seminar today

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Updates to the UK Dachshund Breed Standard – August 2021

At a recent meeting, the Kennel Club Breed Standards Committee discussed feedback from breed clubs on proposed changes to the Dachshund Breed Standard. The amendments are effective from 1 September 2021, and they are published in the Kennel Club Journal and on the KC website. You can read the full Breed Standard here. The changes …

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Getting fundamental concepts across to judges – or not!

In David Cavill’s column in Our Dogs (24/1/20) he says “there are many who are as frustrated as I am by the often narrow-minded view of some breeders and judges who continue to ignore the fundamental conformation of a dog because they like its head, its coat or tail set“. He says this in response …

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Revised FCI Breed Standard for Dachshunds published 7/11/19

The FCI has issued a revised version of their Dachshund Breed Standard. Draft versions of this document have been circulated and were under discussion for some time so it’s good to see it published officially. Compared with previous versions, the translation into English has been improved, although there are still a few quirks that may have …

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