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Welsh Corgi - Pembroke

Country of Origin: Wales Group: Herding
Height: 10 - 12 inches Weight: 24 - 30 lbs
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Welsh Corgi - Pembroke: Additional Info

Temperament

The Welsh Corgi is an active, joyful and loyal family dog. This fun loving breed is obedient but can be stubborn at times. The Corgi loves to run around and play in their yards. They have a natural herding instinct and will try to keep everything that moves in a group.

Coat

The Corgi coat is medium in length and water resistant. Their outer coat is straight & coarse unlike their inner coat which is finer.

Coat Colors

The Welsh Corgi can come in a variety of colors. Those colors are fawn, sable, red and black & tan. All of these colors can be with or without white markings on the face, legs, chest and/or other parts of the body.

Coat Care

The Welsh Corgi is very easy to maintain. Brushing 2 – 3 times weekly is sufficient to keeping a healthy coat. Brushing more often during seasonal changes will also be required.

Health

The Welsh Corgi can be prone to having back issues or intervertebral disc disease. Other health concerns may be:
• Hip Dysplasia
• Progressive Retinal Atrophy
• Epilepsy

History

It is believed the Welsh Corgi ancestry can be traced back to the early 1100’s. They were originally bred for herding sheep & cattle. It is also believed their ancestry can be linked to the Skipperkes, Samoyed, Keeshond, Chow Chow, Pomeranian & Norwegian Elkhound breeds. This breed was recognized by the AKC in 1934 and grouped as Herding.

Welsh Corgi - Pembroke Puppies for sale in PA

Click on any of the available Welsh Corgi - Pembroke puppies for sale to receive the breeder name, telephone number, and additional information on the puppy. Any puppy that has a white box, instead of blue, comes with a 1 year genetic health guarantee.