Every spring, New York City's Dachshund Spring Fiesta draws hundreds of sausage dogs from the tri-state area to Greenwich Village. The wiener dogs and their owners congregate around Washington Square Park's marble triumphal arch, an iconic symbol of downtown Manhattan and one of the most recognizable monuments in the NYC metro area.
The event is organized by the Dachshund Friendship Club and promoted by the Washington Square Park Conservancy, @dachshundsofnyc and @djangothegent on Instagram, and other sausage dog celebrities to ensure max turnout.
We had the privilege of attending this year's fiesta with our lil sausage celeb Django. Check out our video montage of the biggest dachshund meetup in the nation, and let us know what you think in the comments!
Is there event in April 12th ir the 27th? We love dachshunds and currently have two- a mini & standard girls who also live with our German Shepard- lol
@DEA Great to hear from you! This year’s NYC Dachshund Spring Fiesta is scheduled for Saturday, April 25th at 12pm. The location is New York City’s Washington Square Park. Everyone meets right by the iconic arch in the north center part of the park.
Do you and Mumulicious (GREAT name by the way!) live in NYC? Just so you know, we always publish all doxie meetups along with some other major NYC doggy events on our Meetups & Events page. You can copy and paste this link to see all other upcoming doggy events:
DJANGO Dog Blog – NYC Dog Events and Meetups >>> https://djangobrand.com/pages/events-meetups
Hi, when is the spring walk this year? I want to bring my baby girl mumulicious there. She is a 5 years old beautiful dachshund
@KAREN K. Yes, you are absolutely right! Thanks so much for catching that. We’ve made the correction in the article :)
Correction: The event is hosted by the Dachshund Friendship Club
@DACHSHUNDSTATION Your dachshund/beagle mix is DEFINITELY welcome!!! All dachshunds, dachshund mixes, and dog lovers (with or without their own sausage dog) are welcome! We’ve had friends who don’t own dachshunds come hang out at the Dachshund Spring Fiesta and friends with non-dachshund dog breeds come join the fun :) The Dachshund Spring Fiesta is all-inclusive and so much fun for everyone :) We highly recommend joining this year! This year’s spring event is April 27, 2019 from 12-2pm – location is under the Washington Square Arch in Greenwich Village. Hope to see you there!
Oh, Wow, this event sounds so fun. I wonder if my dachshund/beagle mix would pass enough for a doxie?
@MORGAN RENSHAW YESSSSSS this event exists and it is as magical as it sounds. You should definitely go in Spring 2019!! We’ll 100% be there along with the hundred other dachshunds :) The exact date and time of the event is released a few weeks in advance via Washington Square Park Conservancy’s website: http://washingtonsquareparkconservancy.org/events
OMG!! I had not idea this event existed but may have to make the trek to NYC in 2019 with my two Dachshunds. They truly are “the best dogs under the sun”
I just discovered this site and can’t wait to spend more time checking out all your blogs
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Review #2! It’s been over three years since we wrote our first review of The Farmer’s Dog and over four years since we started feeding this fresh dog food to our long-haired dachshund, Django.
Over the years, The Farmer’s Dog has introduced has launched a DIY Nutrient Mix for homemade fresh dog food and added salmon oil to its increasingly popular fresh dog food recipes.
In this DJANGO Dog Blog article, we provide an updated overview and review of The Farmer's Dog based on our extensive experience with the fresh dog food brand.
Dog backpack carriers have become increasingly popular in recent years, and for good reason. These pet carriers are incredibly functional and useful in countless settings. Do you love hiking, strolling, or shopping around town with your dog? Do you live in a city, take public transportation, or commute with your pup? Do you have a senior dog with arthritis, a puppy that has not been vaccinated, or a dog recovering from surgery like our dachshund, Django?
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In this DJANGO Dog Blog article, we explore the two types of dog backpack carriers: vertical and horizontal. We explain why natural position backpack carriers are always the best option for dogs with back or health problems. We also discuss what features you should look for in a horizontal dog backpack carrier.
Dachshunds are a small, stubborn, loyal, and adventurous dog breed. Mike and I (Steph) know from experience. We're the proud dog parents of Django, our 7-year old long-haired dachshund and adventure pup. Django has been all over the United States and Europe with us, and we even named our dog accessories and dog apparel business, DJANGO, after him!
Despite being one of the most popular small dog breeds, dachshunds are often difficult to outfit. It can be challenging to find a dog harness that comfortably and securely fits your wiener dog's broad chest, muscular build, and long frame.
In this DJANGO Dog Blog article, we discuss what to look for when choosing a walking harness for your sausage dog. We also examine how often you should exercise your dachshund.
February 10, 2021
@ANNMARIE Nice to hear from you! We have not yet heard if the Dachshund Spring Fiesta has been scheduled for Spring 2021 in light of the ongoing pandemic. We will definitely update our NYC Dog Events page if and when the event is scheduled!
DJANGO NYC Dog Events >>> https://djangobrand.com/pages/nyc-dog-events-meetups