Our cover guy this month is "Bumper" owned by Michelle
Wray of Louiseville, Kentucky. Read about Bumper
is a rescue from a puppy mill. Bumper also represents poor breeding
practices where the double dapple gene gets mixed with the pied gene, causing
Bumper to be blind with underdeveloped eyes.
DORG, The Dachshund Magazine On-Line! wants this
to be an educational and interactive site with an abundance of information
for all dog and Dachsie lovers. We are please that it continues to
grow and want to thank every one that has contributed or donated time to
make this as successful an on-line magazine as possible.
are a controversial subject matter. Read how one person is able to
explain how the double dapple gene affects a dog and the role it plays
in genetics. Responsible dapple breeding is fine, but, one must be
very cautious about the dapple gene hiding and purposly being bred with
another dapple gene to produce "wild" "excotic" or "rare" colors as they
Lyme Disease is
something that anyone who lives where there are deer and ticks need to
be aware, not only for themselves, but, for their dogs as well.
The world has changed, and sadly we need to be aware of
where our pets are at all times. Dog
theft is a very real issue and instead of being complacent, read about
the frightening possibilites that can happen when youre dogs are not supervised
or locked behind closed fences.
Herb Review - Echinacea
- the immune booster. Natural additives can really do a lot for the
dogs and benefit them in many ways.
review for the month is Dachshund
Delights Hug-a-Dox. It gets a "thumbs up" from the DORG family
of dogs. Read the review.
Please adopt or rescue when you can. Don't forget
to check the
and rescue pages, frequently since more information gets added daily.
|What's New in
the Gift Shop!
Prince Studios - Bj's canvas portraits are amazing. She has a wonderful
ability to capture a dog's spirit as seen in her work.
Signs and now ORNAMENTS!
of what else, DACHSHUNDS.
lights - Soft lighting with either a smooth or longhair Dachshund.
Perfect for anyplace in the house.
most amazing harness for the Dachshund. They make them for other breeds
Artist Terry Pond of Wiener
Art Prints joins DORG. If you love Dachshund antics, you'll love her
Remember, DORG is growing and is always looking
for good material to use. Want to contribute information? See the
section to find out what DORG is looking for.
Don't forget to check out the interactive
calendar. You can post your events and let everyone know what's coming
up. Plus, we have a Dachshund
forum that everyone can post their questions to as well as an adoption,
rescue and lost board. All boards are monitored and no posting of dogs
for sale will be allowed.
Of course, DORG is going to have shopping!
Visit the shops and see what there is in dachshund antiques
The gift shop will have new items and be open soon.
Interested in being on the cover? See our
for details. How about being featured in our gallery.
Each month we'll have a selection of dogs that we'll choose from to show
how much these little guys are adored. To submit your dogs picture, click
here for more details.
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