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Dachshund

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The Dachshund is a German breed of hunting dog that was bred to chase badgers out of their holes. It's long body and short legs have some people calling it a wiener dog, sausage dog or hot dog. They were a beloved pet of Queen Victoria and the unofficial mascot of Germany.

  1. 1. What do some people call the dachshund?
    1. a. The blimp
    2. b. A sausage dog
    3. c. Skinny
  2. 2. What kind of dog is the dachshund?
    1. a. Police
    2. b. Companion
    3. c. Hunting
  3. 3. What country did the Daschund originate in?
    1. a. Germany
    2. b. Denmark
    3. c. Scotland