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The Dachshund is a long-bodied, characteristically lively dog with a deep chest, short legs, tapering muzzle, and long ears. Usually reddish brown or black-and-tan.The Dachshund is primarily a sporting dog, yet it is incredibly well-suited to being your domestic companion. They also get along really well with kids. Dachshund dogs are also known for their high intelligence.