Corgi

Overview

The Corgi is a cattle herding dog breed which originated in Pembrokeshire, Wales. It is one of two breeds known as a Welsh Corgi. The other is the Cardigan Welsh Corgi, and both descend from the line that is the northern spitz-type dog . The Pembroke Welsh Corgi has been ranked at #11 in The Intelligence of Dogs and is considered an excellent working dog. According to the American Kennel Club, Pembroke Welsh Corgis were ranked 20th most popular breed of dog in 2015.

Information

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Hypoallergenic
No
Litter Size
6.0
Breed Type
Crossbred
Breed Group
Working
Breed Coat Type
Medium

Characteristics / Temperament

Dogs have several different traits or characteristics which may or may not be right for you. Learn if the Corgi has the set of characteristics that are right for you.

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Coat Colors

The recognised colors of the Corgi are: black, white, and brown.

Life Expectancy

The Corgi has a life expectancy of 10 to 13 years.

Height and Weight

The Corgi typically weighs between 45 to 80 pounds, placing it on the heavier end of dog breeds. It's typically 18 to 25 inches in height.
Gender Weight Range Height Range
Male 55 pounds - 80 pounds 20 inches - 25 inches
Feamle 45 pounds - 70 pounds 18 inches - 24 inches

Food Consumption in Cups

The Corgiwill require on average 2.0 cups of dog food daily for proper nutrition.