Pembroke Welsh Corgi

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This tenacious little herding breed is said to be a handful to own. Alert, assertive and fearless they are infallible as a guard dog too! Corgis are known to be a bit nippy and must be supervised around strangers and other dogs.PURPOSE OF BREED:Refined and developed as a cattle drover, these speedy short herders are every inch a big dog on short legs.AVERAGE LITTER SIZE: 6 puppies

Country of origin: 
Wales
Size: 
HEIGHT: MALE : 12in (30cm) - FEMALE : 10in (26cm)WEIGHT: MALE : 24lbs (11kg) - FEMALE : 22lbs (10kg)
Grooming: 

Their coat is medium in length, straight and very dense. They are self-colored in red, sable, fawn, black and tan, or with white markings on legs, chest and neck. This dog only requires occasional brushing to keep it shed free.

Trivia: 
The Pembroke has in its ancestry the Keeshond, Schipperke, Pomeranian, Samoyed, Chow-Chow, Norwegian Elkhound, and Finnish Spitz; it has little or nothing of Dachshund characteristics like the Cardigan.ÿ <a href="http://www.akc.org/">(Credit: AKC.org)</a>
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