11 beautiful dog breeds that originated in Germany
You may not realise it, but many of our favourite dog breeds have German names, and were developed in Germany before they became our pets. Here are ten of them with some pretty cute photographs.
Dachshund. Literally translating as "Badger hound", these cute little animals are often called "sausage dogs" because of their short legs but long bodies. Looking at this puppy, it's no surprise they are the 13th most popular dog breed in the US, according to the American Kennel Club (AKC).