Share this image Unfortunately, because their spines have been bred to be long, Dachshunds often suffer from back issues and even paralysis.
But that’s not where Noodle’s problems started.
While Noodle watched his littermates all go to happy homes, his small size and frail health made him undesirable. He was such a petite pup that he could fit in the palm of someone’s hand. And that’s exactly what drew his human friend, Ewa, to him.
Noodle was Ewa’s first dog. As a veterinary nurse, …