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Dachshunds: Prices, breed information and insurance costs

A Dachshund can cost up to $6,500 in Australia, depending on their age.

How much do Dachshunds cost?

Prices we found for Dachshunds tend to be between $2,000 and $6,500 in Australia.

To get these costs, we looked at over over 40 prices from breeders across Australia on sites including Gumtree, PetsForHomes and Trading Post. Prices will likely differ depending on the age and type of Dachshund you get.

How much does pet insurance cost for a Dachshund?

Pet insurance for a Dachshund is likely to cost you between $57.23 and $213.06. This is relatively similar to other dog breeds in Australia.

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Budget Direct Logo

Budget Direct

$57.23$57.23$58.47$62.77$67.08Get quote
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$133.91$148.71$167.41$198.62$226.05Get quote
PD pet insurance


$87.10$88.15$90.73$92.33$100.10Get quote


$106.47$119.93$136.92$163.90$186.13Get quote


$94.74$107.42$128.37$156.38$182.48Get quote
Vets Choice

Vets Choice

$88.24$79.16$83.42$92.58$106.63Get quote
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Pet Insurance Australia

$106.07$119.59$142.00$171.88$275.85Get quote
Kogan Pet Insurance


$79.68$89.76$151.42$183.28$213.06Get quote

Frequently asked questions about Dachshunds

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Pet insurance that covers IVDD in Australia

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Name Product Accidental Injury Illness Reimbursement Rate IVDD Cover Paralysis Tick Yearly Sub-Limit
Medibank Pet Max Cover with Extra Care
⭐Finder Exclusive: Get your 1st month’s premium free when you choose Medibank Pet Insurance. Sign up using promo code FINDERONE. Offer ends 12 December. T&Cs apply.
Budget Direct Pet Insurance
Covered for all policies. 30 day waiting period
Current Offer: Apply online and get 15% off your first year's premium PLUS go in the draw for your chance to win 1 of 3 $10,000 cash prizes. T&Cs apply.
Kogan Pet Luxury Cover
80% up to age 8 & 65% over age 8
Covered, 30 day waiting period
Sign up and get your first month FREE plus $10 ongoing monthly credit. T&Cs apply.
PD Classic Plan
Covered, 21 day waiting period
Apply online and get your first 1 month free. T&Cs apply.
PD Deluxe Plan
Covered, 21 day waiting period
Apply online and get your first 1 month free. T&Cs apply.
Pet Circle Dog Cover
70% or 80% or 90%
$10K or $17.5K or $30K
Knose Pet Insurance
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Knose Pet Insurance
Subject to approval in the pre-existing condition assessment
⭐Finder Exclusive: Get 10% off your first year. Sign up using promo code FINDER10. T&C's apply.
PetsOnMe Deluxe Plan
Vets Choice Pro Cover
80% or 100%
Covered, 21 day waiting period
Get a 5% discount when you insure more than one pet.
Petsy Top Cover
ExclusiveHighly Commended
Petsy Top Cover
Subject to approval in the pre-existing condition assessment
⭐ Finder Exclusive: Enjoy 30% off your first month of pet insurance, plus receive a custom pet tag. Sign up using the code FINDER. T&Cs apply.
PIA Essentials Cover
Covered, 30 day waiting period
Highest reimbursement rate out of PIA's policies. Get 2 months free when you sign up using the code PIA241. T&Cs apply.

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