At A Glance

Size: Medium

Weight: 33 - 40 lbs.

Height: 13" - 16.5"

Life Span: 12 years


Also know as: Alpine Dachsbracke, Alpenlaendische Dachsbracke

Group: Hound

Origin: Austria

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.

Special Needs
Exercise: The Dachsbracke requires moderate exercise.

Grooming: The Dachsbracke needs minimal grooming: occasional brushing and bathing. Check ears regularly.


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