P L A Y D O G
Entertainment for Dogs... And Their Humans!

Come! Sit! Stay!... The PLAYDOG website!

Important: This information is collected from a variety of sources and is presented as general thoughts about the breed. It is sugggested that you use our information with that of your own to make any decisions. We suggest you DO NOT make any decisions about a family pet based solely on these pages. Keep digging!


Breed:

Welsh Corgi, Cardigan & Pembroke

Group (AKC):

Herding

Country of OriginWales
Type of coatCardigan:shedding, smooth, short, easy care. Pembroke: shedding, fine texture, easycare.
Groomingregular brushing, bathing, ear cleaning, nail clipping
Average heightCardigan:10.5-12.5 inches. Pembroke: 10-12 inches.
Average weightCardigan: 30-40 pounds.Pembroke: 25-30 pounds.
Activity levelhigh - very high
Watchdogvery high ability, bigbark
Protectionno
Intelligencevery high
Trainabilitystubborn and dominant, may resist at first but enjoys learning, like to work
Compatibility with childrenolder children, no roughhousing or chasing
Characterbold, sharp,intelligent, strong-willed, affectionate, loyal
Ideal home environmentapartment OK if exercised daily
Ideal owneractive, confident leader with time to train and exercise
Suggestions:early socialization, obedience training
Links and resources

Click any box to run free around the PLAYDOG web site.

Home

Breeds

Send Pix & Stories

Gallery

Products

Links

Advertising

Email