meet my ruby. a beautiful miniature wire-haired dachshund. no-one can ever prepare you fully for the relationship you can have with your dog.

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the wires

olive – daughter to ruby, sister to rza

rza – son to ruby, brother to olive

ava – daughter to ruby, half sister to olive and rza

the smooths

una – daughter to rosa

otto & nigella – son and daughter to una, siblings to gretal

gretal – daughter to una, sister to otto and nigella



dachshund, dog, miniature, pooch, pup, ruby, sausage, wire, wire hair


  • Kelelina
    Kelelinaover 4 years ago

    She is so adorable … :) :) Look at them eyes…Nice shot!

  • well i guess i’m a tad bias but yes, she really is adorable. thanks for stopping by:-)

    – gary roberts

  • ginabgood1
    ginabgood1over 4 years ago

    Oh my – one of my two favorite breeds – she stole my heart!

  • thanks gina, her daughter ava is in my gallery as well. i love miniature dachshunds:-)

    – gary roberts

  • Rhonda Strickland
    Rhonda Stricklandover 4 years ago

    Aw, I thought Ava was cute but now it’s a toss up between her & Ruby… Love love this breed myself. . . I had one when I was very young – I loved her so!!

  • yeah, the mini-wires are pretty fabulous dogs. if you held a gun to my head i would have to say that ruby is my favourite!

    – gary roberts

  • emmy2
    emmy2over 4 years ago

    She is gorgeous!!

  • thanks victoria, she’s pretty special!

    – gary roberts

  • emmy2
    emmy2over 4 years ago

  • whoo-hoo! thanks victoria:-)

    – gary roberts

  • joycee
    joyceeabout 4 years ago

    Adorable dog, adorable photo.

  • she’s my favourite – but don’t let on:-) thanks for your comments.

    – gary roberts

  • PhoenixArt
    PhoenixArtabout 4 years ago

    28 May 2010
    Love the expression. Great shot :o)

  • thank you so much – i only joined this group 24 hours ago:-) very happy!

    – gary roberts

  • Alexandra Wise-Brogna
    Alexandra Wise...about 4 years ago

    Great capture and congrats on your features!

  • thanks alexandra:-)

    – gary roberts

  • Ainsley Kellar Creations
    Ainsley Kellar...about 4 years ago

    Awwwwww, such an adorable sweet pea! Perfect portrait!

  • thank you ainsley, and thanks for the fave too:-)

    – gary roberts

  • Roger Sampson
    Roger Sampsonabout 4 years ago

    A wonderful shot :)
    Ruby… be proud of your human,
    he has a great talent with a camera.


  • hey thanks roger, very much appreciated:-)

    – gary roberts

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