Dachshund winner at Crufts!


This year, Maisie the wire-haired Dachshund from Berkeley in Gloucestershire won Crufts 2020 Best in Show. A beautiful two-year-old Dachshund who will be remembered for some time for her victory lap (accompanied by a poo)! Visit  to find out more about Maisie and watch the highlights of the Best in Show event.

There are six different types of Dachshunds in the UK based on their size (standard or miniature) and coat (smooth, wiry or long-haired). Dachshunds are a popular breed, numbers of Kennel Club registrations are rising – in particular for the miniature smooth-haired Dachshunds.

If you’d like to know more about Dachshunds, why not check out:  Our breed profile goes through their history, characteristics, what food suits them best and what they’re like as pets.