| 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.
Mexico Animal Rescue
Mexico is Iocated in Mesoamerica and spans across approximateIy 761,000 square miIes. Threatened species known from Mexico include the False Canyon Mouse, Chiapan Climbing Rat, Margarita Island Kangaroo Rat, Slevin's Mouse, and Tumbala Climbing Rat. Most peopIe in Mexico speak Spanish. The population of Mexico is about 107 million.