How Big Will My Miniature Dachshund Get?

Let’s find out how big are miniature dachshunds exactly and why that’s important.

How Big Are Miniature Dachshunds?

Up to 11 pounds of weight (<5 kg), usually about 9 or 10 pounds (~4 kg)

Miniature Dachshund Weight Chart

1 month Less than 2.2 lbs (or 1 kg) Less than 2 lbs (or 1 kg)

2 months Still less than 2.2 lbs (or 1 kg) Still less than 2 lbs (or 1 kg) 3 months About 2.2 lbs (or 1 kg) About 2.2 lbs or 1 kg)

Is The Health Of A Miniature Dachshund Worsened By Its Smaller Size?

In a word – no. Or, at the very least, not in theory. Mini dachshunds don’t have any significant increase in their health risks compared to standard dachshunds.

Are Miniature Dachshunds More Expensive?

On average and as of now – yes, mini Doxies are somewhat more expensive than standard dachshunds. 

That’s not because there’s anything “better” or “worse” about either dog, it’s just because mini Doxies are in-demand right now and that drives up their price.

About 12.5 to 13 inches of torso length (30 to 35 cm), counted from the base of the head to the base of the tail

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