are basset hounds related to dauschunds
No, Basset hounds are not related to Dachshunds, but they are related to Bloodhounds. Learn more about Basset hounds here: http://www.dogbreedinfo.com/bassethound.htm.
Yes, the basset hound is related to the dachshund. The closest relation to them is the beagle. Other breeds that are related to the basset hound are the bloodhound and Rhodesian ridgeback.