Dashalier:Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and Dachshund Mix

Hybrid Breed

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel + Dachshund


Dachshund and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix - a hybrid breed.

The Dachshund and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel are a popular and lively mixed breed dog. They are very intelligent and adaptive, which means they are easy to train. They are also very playful and love to discover new things. However, they are quite sensitive to noise, so we recommend keeping them in a quiet environment. Their coat is typical for both breeds: soft and shiny. They are also very fond of children and certainly get along with other pets. Overall, they are a very lovable and loyal companion.

Alternate Name -
Origin England - Germany
Life expectancy 9 - 16 years
Care requirements low-maintenance
Activity level low - average
FCI group not recognised
AKC group not recognised
KC group not recognised

Possible character traits of Dachshund and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix - Such is probably his nature.

A Dachshund-Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix breed is a dog that descends from two well-known breeds. The Dachshund originated in Germany, while the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel originated in the United Kingdom. Both breeds are good-natured and lovable.

The character of a Dachshund-Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix can differ depending on the particular lineage. However, in general, this mixed breed is very loving and playful with a happy temperament. They enjoy being with their family and love to play with everyone they meet. They are usually very affectionate and like to be able to cuddle. Although they can sometimes be anxious when meeting new people or places, they are less alert than other dog breeds.

In terms of attitude, the Dachshund-Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix is adaptable and easy to train. They are also often very playful and need regular entertainment to get rid of their energy. They need daily exercise, although they are suitable for shorter walks if their outdoor home is small. Being very social, they like to meet other dogs and make friends. In addition, they tend to be very teachable and respond well to praise.

The Dachshund-Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix is a great companion for anyone who wants an affectionate, playful dog that enjoys being with family. With proper guidance and training, he is a lovable and loyal pet.

What diseases can occur in Dachshund and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix.

Dachshund-Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mixes are popular pets that are known to be loving, playful and lively companions. Although these mixed breed dogs are usually robust and healthy, there are some diseases that are more common in them than in other dogs. Here we will discuss some of the most common diseases that can occur in these Fido mixes.

The first and perhaps the most common health condition of Dachshund-Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mixes is discospondylosis. This problem occurs when the discs between the vertebrae in the dog's spine become twisted. Usually, this is caused by an injury or accident and can lead to severe pain for your dog and disability. While treatment is dependent on medical help, diet, regular exercise and bedding down in a warm environment can help alleviate the condition and prevent swollen arms.

Another condition that is common in Dachshund-Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mixes is patellar luxation. This means that the dog's kneecap slips out of its proper position and can cause painful discomfort. If your dog is suffering from patellar luxation, he may experience signs that include stiff limping, lameness, unusual stance and inflammation in the knee. It is recommended that you visit the veterinarian to get the best possible treatment and support for your dog.

Another common problem in these mixes is dislocation of the femoral head, which occurs when the head is torn away from the femur. The dog may show signs similar to patellar luxation syndrome, including painful limping, lameness and inflammation. In this condition, surgery may be required to put the femoral head back in place.

Finally, Dachshund-Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mixes often tend to become overweight and diagnosed with liver diseases such as liver fibrosis and cholangiohepatitis. As such, it is important to maintain close contact with the veterinarian and develop a diet plan that will help maintain the proper amount of food and exercise to avoid weight problems.

A Dachshund and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mixed breed has a soft, curly coat. It is smooth and silky in texture. The coat color can vary, but most often it is black and brown with white markings. Other popular colors include red, brown, black and beige. Some dogs may also have a speckled pattern.

What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?

The Dachshund-Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix has a slenderly built build and its coat is soft and easily brushed. Its body weight usually ranges between 4.5 kg and 8 kg and its height between 20 cm and 30 cm. The head is medium sized and the face is straight and the ears are full and pendulous. The neck is long and elegant, while the trunk is short and muscular. The tail is semi-rounded and slightly arched up. The mix has dark eyes and a wavy nose. The legs are of medium length and the paws are compact.

Fur length medium - short
Fur flat coated - rough-haired
Ear shape Floppy Ear
Tail fanned out - short
Anatomy -
Size ♀ 17 - 33 cm
Weight ♀ 6 - 9 kg
Size ♂ 17 - 33 cm
Weight ♂ 6 - 9 kg
Suitable For Beginner, Children, Seniors
  • Kidney disease

    Symptoms of kidney disease in dogs: increased urination (polyuria) increased water intake. Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth. Loss of appetite

  • valvular insufficiency

    Heart valve diseases in dogs are among the most common heart diseases. Most often it is an acquired change in a heart valve.

  • Mitral Valve Diseas (MVD)

    Mitral valve disease in animals and dogs, respectively

  • Curly Coat Dry Eye

    Eye disease in dogs.

  • Dachshund Paralysis

    By dachshund paralysis (discopathy) veterinarians mean paralysis of the limbs in dogs.

  • Overweight

    Often, unfortunately, the dogs very much under excess weight. But the dogs themselves are never to blame!

  • Disc problems

    Herniated disc in dogs (discopathy). Herniated discs or dachshund paralysis cause dogs severe pain.

  • A Dachshund and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mixed breed is a hybrid dog that combines the best of both pups. This hybrid has a combination of the Dachshund's short legs, lively temperament and alert nature, and the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel's balanced, friendly and easily trained qualities.

  • Dachshunds and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mixes can have a shoulder height of 20 cm to 30 cm and a weight of 4.5 kg and 8 kg.

  • Dachshunds and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mixes can come in a variety of colors, including red, black, brown, cream, white and even black and white.

  • The life expectancy of a Dachshund and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mix is usually between 12 and 14 years.

  • Yes, Dachshunds and Cavalier King Charles Spaniel mixes need a lot of exercise to stay healthy and happy. Since they are a high energy dog breed, they need at least 30 minutes of intense walking or playing every day.

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