Illustration of a small brown dog with short legs and a long body on an orange and yellow background with black text along the bottom edge.
The Dachsund dog, in its modern form, was created in Germany by breaders. It is part of the hound family. These dogs were originally bred for hunting, in particular for trailing scent, chase and flushing out burrow dwelling animals.
This button is part of a larger set of 35 buttons, each with an illustration of a different dog breed. The were originally sold on a 6” x 9” cardboard sheet.