At A Glance
Weight: 33 - 40 lbs.
Height: 13" - 16.5"
Life Span: 12 years
Also know as: Alpine Dachsbracke, Alpenlaendische Dachsbracke
Today's Role: Game Tracking
History and Facts: Dating back to the 1850s, this breed has a reputation as an efficient deer tracker. This breed is thought to be a mix of local hounds and the Dachshund.
Temperament / Behavior
The Dachsbracke is fun-loving, intelligent and adventurous.
Breed-Related Health Concerns
Excellent health record. No known hereditary conditions.
Exercise: The Dachsbracke requires moderate exercise.
Grooming: The Dachsbracke needs minimal grooming: occasional brushing and bathing. Check ears regularly.