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Pembroke Welsh Corgi

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Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

UK KC Classification Pastoral
Country of Origin Great Britain
Date of Origin 900s
Height 25 - 31 cm (10 - 12 inches)
Weight 10 - 12 Kgs (20 - 26 lbs)
Life Expectancy 12 - 14 Yrs

Main Characteristics

Pembroke Welsh Corgis are strong, sturdy dogs that are long in proportion to their height. Their coat is medium in length with a dense undercoat and they can be red, sable, fawn, or black and tan in colour, with or without white markings.


Pembroke Welsh Corgis are outgoing, friendly dogs.


If you are considering a Pembroke Welsh Corgi as a pet, consider the following points:
They are suitable for urban living
They are not suitable with children
They are not easy to obedience train
They may be troublesome with other dogs
They need a moderate amount of exercise
They usually make good watch dogs

Interesting Facts

Pembroke Welsh Corgis are also known as:

Pembroke Welsh Corgis are famous for being the preferred breed of dog of Queen Elizabeth II. She reportedly has 16 of them and they have been a favoured breed by British royalty for more than 70 years.

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