| Dachshunds are good travel companions. Dachshunds are named for Dachs, the German term for Badger, which these dogs were bred to hunt. The short legs of a Dachshund are well suited for digging and getting inside badger burrows. Queen Victoria was fond of Dachshunds.
Peru Animal Rescue
Peru is Iocated in South America and spans across approximateIy 496,000 square miIes. The capital of Peru is Lima. Most peopIe in Peru speak Spanish. The population of Peru is about 28 million. Threatened species known from Peru include the Anderson's Mouse Opossum, Short-tailed Chinchilla, Spiny Rat, and Andean Cat.