Dachshunds: Prices, breed information and insurance costs

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

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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
Petsy logo

Petsy

$133.91$148.71$167.41$198.62$226.05Get quote
PD pet insurance

PD

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

Knose

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

Medibank

$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
Pet insurance australia

Pet Insurance Australia

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

Kogan

$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 Benefit
Budget Direct Pet Insurance
80%
Covered for all policies. 30 day waiting period
$1,500
Apply online and get 15% off your first year’s premium. T&Cs apply.
Petsy Top Cover
90%
Subject to approval in the pre-existing condition assessment
$25,000
Enjoy 5% off your first year of pet insurance.
PD Classic Plan
100%
Covered, 21 day waiting period
$10,000
Apply online and get your first 1 month free. T&Cs apply.
PD Deluxe Plan
100%
Covered, 21 day waiting period
$15,000
Apply online and get your first 1 month free. T&Cs apply.
Knose Pet Insurance
70%, 80% or 90%
Subject to approval in the pre-existing condition assessment
$25,000
⭐Finder Exclusive: Get 10% off your first year's premium. Lower prices for lower risk pets. T&C's apply.
Medibank Ultimate Pet Care
80%
Covered, 30 day waiting period
$1,200
Dig up 15% off your first year. Sign up and use promo code 15OFF by 31 May 2022. T&Cs apply.
Medibank Emergency Pet Care
Specified illnesses only
80%
Covered, 30 day waiting period
$1,200
Dig up 15% off your first year. Sign up and use promo code 15OFF by 31 May 2022. T&Cs apply.
Vets Choice Pro Cover
80% or 100%
Covered, 21 day waiting period
$2,500
Get a 5% discount when you insure more than one pet.
PIA Essentials Cover
90%
Covered, 30 day waiting period
$1,000
Highest reimbursement rate out of PIA's policies. Get 2 months free when you sign up.
Kogan Pet Value Cover
70% up to age 8 & 60% over age 8
Covered, 30 day waiting period
$1,200
Sign up and get your first month FREE plus $10 ongoing monthly credit. T&Cs apply.
Kogan Pet Luxury Cover
80% up to age 8 & 65% over age 8
Covered, 30 day waiting period
$2,000
Sign up and get your first month FREE plus $10 ongoing monthly credit. T&Cs apply.
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