People frequently question if their short legged Dachshunds can swim. The answer is yes Dachshunds can swim but they can also sink!
Actually quite a few Dachshunds love to dive into water and swim however owners need to ensure they are keeping a very close eye on their swimming Dachshund because unlike us they are unable to reach the bottom of most pools.
Here’s a very funny video… The Dachshund “500” Water Race! Watch 5 mini Dachshunds enjoying a very competitive day in the pool: