How you wish you could have those early days back again, so this time you could react differently. With hindsight, you realize that paying him attention actually encouraged him to bark. And now you have a full-on barking Dachshund whose voice can be heard halfway down the street.
Dachshunds in particular as a vocal breed who love the sound of their own voice. Because of this, it's easy for an owner to shout at the dog to be quiet, which to the Dachshund sounds like they're trying to join in.
Teaching a Dachshund puppy not to bark is a combination of how you react when they bark, mixed with teaching the 'quiet' command for those times when you really do want silence.
You will need: