Originally bred to herd cattle, sheep, and horses, the Pembroke Welsh Corgi is an active and intelligent dog breed. Easy to train and eager to learn, Pembrokes are great with children and other pets, and you can find them in four different coat colors and markings.

Watch and learn about Pembroke Welsh Corgi dog’s key characteristics:

Key Vitals of Pembroke Welsh Corgi Dog
Name Dog Breed Group Height Weight Life Span
Pembroke Welsh Corgi Dog Herding Dogs 10 inches to 1 foot tall at the shoulder Up to 30 pounds 12 to 14 Years

Breed Characteristics:

Adaptability:

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in Adaptability. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Adaptability parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in Adaptibility in living in apartment. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Adaptibility in living in apartment parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in Good For Novice Owners. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Good For Novice Owners parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in Sensitivity Level.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Sensitivity Level. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 3 out of 5 in Tolerates Being Alone.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Being Alone. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in Tolerates Cold Weather.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Cold Weather. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 3 out of 5 in Tolerates Hot Weather.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Tolerates Hot Weather. parameter.

All Around Friendliness:

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in All Around Friendliness.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in All Around Friendliness. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 5 out of 5 in Affectionate with Family.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Affectionate with Family. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in Incredibly Kid Friendly Dogs.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Incredibly Kid Friendly Dogs. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 3 out of 5 in Friendly Dog.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Dog. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 5 out of 5 in Friendly Toward Strangers.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Friendly Toward Strangers. parameter.

Health Grooming:

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 3 out of 5 in Health Grooming.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Health Grooming. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 5 out of 5 in Amount Of Shedding.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Amount Of Shedding. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 1 out of 5 in Drooling Potential.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored low and is not suitable in Drooling Potential. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in Easy To Groom.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Easy To Groom. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 3 out of 5 in General Health.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in General Health. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in Potential For Weight Gain.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Weight Gain. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 2 out of 5 in Size.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored low and is not suitable in Size. parameter.

Trainability:

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 3 out of 5 in Trainability.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Trainability. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 5 out of 5 in Easy To Train.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Easy To Train. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 5 out of 5 in Intelligence.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Intelligence. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 2 out of 5 in Potential For Mouthiness.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored low and is not suitable in Potential For Mouthiness. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 3 out of 5 in Prey Drive.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Prey Drive. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 2 out of 5 in Tendency To Bark Or Howl.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored low and is not suitable in Tendency To Bark Or Howl. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 2 out of 5 in Wanderlust Potential.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored low and is not suitable in Wanderlust Potential. parameter.

Exercise Needs:

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in Exercise Needs.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Exercise Needs. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in Energy Level.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Energy Level. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 3 out of 5 in Intensity.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Intensity. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in Exercise Needs.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Exercise Needs. parameter.

Pembroke Welsh Corgi is rated 4 out of 5 in Potential For Playfulness.. This means Pembroke Welsh Corgi has scored high and is suitable in Potential For Playfulness. parameter.

Vital Stats:

Dog Breed Group

Herding Dogs

Height

10 inches to 1 foot tall at the shoulder

Weight

Up to 30 pounds

Life Span

12 to 14 years

Highlights

Pembrokes are vocal dogs that have a tendency to bark at anything and everything.While they are intelligent dogs, they also can be stubborn. If housebreaking is a problem, crate training is advised.Their strong herding instinct may cause them to nip at the heels of children when they are playing.Pembrokes are prone to overeating. Their food intake should be monitored closely.Even though they are small dogs, Pembrokes have a lot of energy and need a healthy amount of exercise each day.To get a healthy dog, never buy a puppy from an irresponsible breeder, puppy mill, or pet store. Look for a reputable breeder who tests her breeding dogs to make sure they’re free of genetic diseases that they might pass onto the puppies, and that they have sound temperaments.