Why Does My Dachshund Shake And What Should I Do?


Body shaking may not be that common for Doxies as it is for Chihuahuas however it does happen. So, Below we will go over the main reasons why your Doxie may be shaking.

Why Does My Dachshund Shake?

• Your Doxie is just cold • Your Doxie is overexcited • You have an injured Doxie on your hands • Your dog is just trying to be mischievous

6 Possible Explanations For Why Does My Dachshund Shake Cold

• Cold •  Excitement • Injury • Mischievousness • Lack Of Exercise • Stress

If the problem is physical then it’s best to bring your dog to the vet. However, if your dog is cold,  stressed out, or afraid of something, there could be some other things you can do.

What Can You Do When Your Doxie Is Shivering?

Warm Her Up

This is a pretty obvious solution if your dog is cold. 

Clam Her Down

Yes, hugging, petting, and talking gently helps but those things can also give your pup the idea that it was right to be afraid.

Doxies don’t shake nearly as much as some other small and southern breeds. Still, that doesn’t mean that shaking is out of the ordinary for them.

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