The Cardigan Welsh Corgi is a herding dog and companion dog. The breed originated in Great Britain, where it is one of the oldest dog breeds.
Appearance & Grooming
The Cardigan Welsh Corgi is a small dog with short legs. They have a double coat in black, white, blue, merle, brindle, red, and sable. The Cardigan Welsh Corgi sheds seasonally and requires weekly brushing when shedding.
Behavior & Disposition
The Cardigan Welsh Corgi is active, gentle, loyal, affectionate, and intelligent. Adult supervision is recommended when playing with children and other dogs.
The Cardigan Welsh Corgi has a high activity level, but it is still easy for the breed to become overweight. For optimal health, the Cardigan Welsh Corgi should be carefully monitored for calorie consumption. It is recommended to feed small meals multiple times throughout the day.
The Cardigan Welsh Corgi can be a tricky dog to train. It is recommended that most of the family members attend training sessions and seek professional help to ensure inappropriate behaviors are corrected. Early socialization and obedience training are recommended.