Please take the opportunity, while you are waiting for the right puppy, to familiarise yourself with the Dachshund breed. There are some useful articles on the National Dachshund Council website, particularly in relation to health issues. http://nationaldachshund.org.au/
The National Dachshund Council. The National Dachshund Council is an affiliate of the Australian National Kennel Control. The primary role of the NDC is to encourage and promote in every way the quality of breeding, care, training and exhibition of the Dachshund.
- buying a puppy, having that puppy used to company 24/7 in lock down
- abandoning the dog when you are able to return to work
- taking the puppy/young dog for long walks ‘to tire it out’ so it will sleep whilst you are at work
- which, as you are walking a young dog on immature bones can lead to back problems