Rocky Mountain Dachshund Rescue

Rescue, Foster, Adopt

Our rescue takes in dachshunds and manages all of their veterinary needs, and our foster families give them love and care before they are adopted. As a no-kill rescue, our mission is to provide essential medical services, rehabilitation, and adoption opportunities for these long little dogs.


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[ALERT - THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS DIFFICULT TO LEARN ABOUT] The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) has designated April 8th to be Dog Fighting Awareness Day Dog fighting is a blood sport, it’s illegal (a felony in all 50 states) in...

Millcreek Doxie Derby!

Thank you to the organizers of the MILLCREEK DOXIE DERBY • Sat Mar 30th 3pm • Millcreek Common for yesterday’s race-event! There were so many doxies: dapple grey, red, black and tan, brown, cream, etc. all getting along! 😍🥰🐾 Doxies from overseas, and as far as Long...

Big smiles from Freddie!

Big smiles going into the weekend from Freddie! What a cutie! Freddie is available for adoption!If you are interested in learning more about this special guy check his post in Available Dogs. 

Wasatch Front Wienerdog Racing Association

🐾🎉 Attention all dog lovers! 🎉🐾 We're wagging our tails in excitement because something pawsitively amazing is happening at MILLCREEK COMMON! 🐶 Join us on Saturday, March 30th, for the highly anticipated Millcreek Doxie Derby! 🏁 Here's the scoop:🕒 3:00 PM - Check-In🕓...

New Website!

We have been hard at work updating the Rocky Mountain Dachshund Rescue website with a fresh new look and feel. We hope you enjoy it! The new navigation is clean and straight forward. If you have comments we would love you hear them.

“Rocky Mountain Dachshund Rescue is wonderful! We are so grateful for them and our newly adopted doxie!



Keira Paul

“I was able to find my new dachshund family member, Hercules, through them. The volunteers are all helpful and kind. It’s obvious they are happy matching rescued dachshunds with their perfect family…”

Renee Burns

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With every surrender or rescue, each dachshund’s healing journey begins.

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Foster Care

Compassionate fosters welcome each dog, providing refuge, care & solace.

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Vet Care

Vaccinations, check-up, treatment & rehab for the dog’s health & well-being. 

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We carefully review  applicants to match  the doxies to their forever families. 


Join the RMDR team as a volunteer, or foster to make a big difference to  dachshunds who need you.


You can change the world for a homeless dachshund. Please consider making a gift.