Pembroke Welsh Corgi
Known as the Fairy Dog of Wales, this energetic herding dog is both playful and intelligent.
Height: 10 to 12 inches at shoulder
Weight: up to 30 pounds
Coat: medium-length and thick
Life span: 12 to 14 years
Breed Group: Herding Dogs
Originally bred to herd cattle, sheep, and horses, the Pembroke Welsh Corgi is an active and intelligent dog. Easy to train and eager to learn, Pembrokes are great with children and other pets, and you can find them in four different coat colors and markings.
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General Characteristics
Dog friendly
Drooling potential
Ease at being home alone
Friendly toward strangers
Predatory tendencies
Tendency to bark or howl
Watchdog ability
Affectionate with family
Energy level
Good for novice owners