Pembroke Welsh Corgi

KC Pedigree, Small

Moderate shedding

Not good for first time owners

The favoured breed of Queen Elizabeth II who has owned more than 30 during her reign and was a breeder herself until 2015.

FACT SHEET

Attractive to ...

Royalists and anyone looking for a clever little herder on short legs.

Not the best for ...

Anyone who doesn't want a shadow. These little dogs will follow their owners wherever they go.

Aliases

Pembroke, Corgi, PWC

Cross between

None

Origin

United Kingdom

Size

Small
Small - but bigger than most cats

Exercise Needs

Medium (About an hour)
Doesn't have to be a solid hour, you can give them lots of short walks.

Coat

Double trouble!
There she blows. Dense undercoat that could stuff a mattress when you start combing it out.

Shedding

Moderate shedding
All canines drop some hair, think of it as dog glitter!

Life expectancy

12 years

Good first dog?

No

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