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Pembroke Welsh Corgi

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Weight
Male: 27; Female: 25 lbs
Height
10-12 inches
Color(s)
red, sable, fawn, black and tan, all with or without white flashings
Overview
Originating in Wales, the Pembroke Welsh Corgi is similar to the Cardigan Welsh Corgi. A multi-purpose breed, the Pembroke's many duties included that of a bird hunter, duck and geese herder, and sheep and cattle herder. They are the smallest member of the Herding group, and are well known as the favored breed and pet of Queen Elizabeth II.
Character
Long and low with a robust build, the Pembroke Welsh Corgi is spirited, athletic, and dependable. This versatile companion has a strong work ethic, and displays an intelligent and interested expression. They are often considered to be "a big dog in a small dog's suit".
Temperament
The Pembroke Welsh Corgi is obedient, loving, loyal, and deeply devoted. They are outgoing, friendly, and thrive on human companionship and attention. This breed is alert, fearless, and assertive. They make an excellent guard dog, but their tenacity can sometimes lead them into trouble. The Pembroke Welsh Corgi is best suited for a family with older and considerate children. If they are left alone for extended periods of time they will become restless and bored which will lead to destructiveness and excessive barking. They are often wary of strangers and over-protective of their family and territory. Due to their herding nature, the Pembroke Welsh Corgi will attempt to perform this task on anything and everything that moves. This breed typically does well with other pets.
Care
This breed requires minimal grooming. Regular brushing will minimize loose hair. Bathing should only be done when necessary. It is important to keep the nails trimmed to prevent splaying of the feet. Their ears need to be checked and cleaned on a consistent basis. The Pembroke Welsh Corgi is prone to cataracts, retinal and hip dysplasia, epilepsy, disk disease, and Von Willebrand's disease.
Coat
The Pembroke Welsh Corgi is a double coat breed. The outer coat is of medium length, straight, and coarse in texture. The under coat is thick, short, and weather resistant. The coat is more profuse around the neck, on the shoulders, and on the chest. The hair is longer on the back of the forelegs and rear of hindquarters. The color of the coat comes in sable, fawn, red, and black and tan. There may or may not be white markings. This breed is heavy shedding, and does completely shed bi-annually.
Training
The Pembroke Welsh Corgi's intelligence and willingness to please make them easily trained. However, they do not enjoy repetitive training as they easily become bored. They require early socialization and obedience. They excel in tracking, agility, herding, and conformation. This breed is also used for therapy and as hearing ear dogs. Training should be done with consistency, positive reinforcement, firmness, and fairness.
Activity
Full of stamina and spunk, this breed enjoys going for walks, romping in a securely fenced yard, family play sessions, or farm work. The Pembroke Welsh Corgi is always eager for adventure, but is also just as content to be in the home with their family. They are suited for apartment dwelling provided they are sufficiently exercised, entertained, and stimulated.
Ownership
Help reduce the number of Pembroke Welsh Corgi puppies in shelters by doing your due diligence. Many puppies are often purchased with little or no knowledge of what goes into parenting one. Uneducated decisions often leave the puppy in need of adoption and in the care of rescue groups. Bringing home a puppy into your family has many benefits but we first implore you to educate yourself. An informed decision will take into account the characteristics of the breed, your lifestyle, expected veterinary care, the demands and limitations of owning one, their activity requirements and levels of companionship required.
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Anonymous asked:

6/30/2014 10:15:58 AM

6/30/2014 10:15:58 AM

Do some Welsh Corgi breeders charge less when they are going to be pets & not for show?

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Anonymous

Every breeder in general is different, but I myself, being a breeder charge less for a pet quality puppy compared to a show prospect puppy. Even though I do not breed Welsh Corgi's, I am sure you will be able to find a reasonably priced pup. On average, a pup that is from a reputable breeder that will be a pet and not a show/breeding dog is around $900.00 - $1100.00. Do your research and talk to your breeder about their prices and why their pups are priced at that point. The more information you can gather from several breeders that you like, the better you can make a choice on where to get your pup from.
7/1/2014 9:33:03 AM

Anonymous asked:

2/23/2014 12:48:19 PM

2/23/2014 12:48:19 PM

Will there be issues raising two male Corgis together (littermates)? We are thinking of purchasing two Pembroke Welsh Corgi puppies - both males. Will there be future issues raising two males of this breed together? They are from the same litter and the parents both seemed incredibly friendly.

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Anonymous

You shouldn't have any problems. Corgis tend to be great with other dogs. Non aggressive, non dominant. Just make sure that they know that you are alpha which shouldnt be hard since they are naturally a submissive breed and will do anything to please you. Just make sure that while you are training them that you do not spank them or be rough, they do not respond as well to that. I've learned with my corgi that just letting him know that what he did upsets me and consistency tends to be enough.
4/8/2014 12:43:05 AM

Anonymous

As long as you have both of them neutered, you should do fine. Male Corgis tend to tolerate each other well. However, 2 females almost never do well together. The females are dominant by nature, and tend to fight for that dominance when mature.
10/25/2014 1:02:41 AM

Anonymous asked:

1/16/2013 8:02:10 AM

1/16/2013 8:02:10 AM

When do the Welsh Corgi, Pembroke puppies ears begin to stand up?

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Anonymous

We raise the smaller pups 17/21 lbs grown their ears stand first at about 4 weeks & depending upon the size of the pup can go up & down during growth periods to accomodate the size and weight of the ears.
10/8/2013 9:36:13 PM

Anonymous

My Corgis ears started to perk up somewhere between 3-4 months. I was incredibly disappointed, I loved the floppy ears.
4/8/2014 12:44:01 AM

Anonymous asked:

1/14/2013 6:46:42 AM

1/14/2013 6:46:42 AM

I'm deeply thinking about getting a Corgi pup but have a few questions How easy are corgis to potty train, how should I groom them, and how well would one get along with my lazy cat?

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Anonymous

If you get a male puppy (they are more beta than alpha) he will harrass the cat & play but wont usually hurt them. Good Buds !
10/8/2013 10:05:16 PM

Anonymous

Corgi's are easy to potty train. Just don't be to hard on them, no need for spanking, they won't respond as well. Just make sure that he knows that you are unhappy with what he has done and be consistent. Corgi's are extremely smart and VERY eager to please. You should bath him about once a month and use a stripper with 8-10 teeth to brush him twice a week or else you will have shag carpets. Make sure that you do not brush the same spot too many times or else you can cause brush burn. And do not have him shaved. Shaving double coated dogs CAN damage their coat for the rest of their lives. I went a month without brushing mine and I removed enough fur to make another corgi. For an extra healthy coat mix one raw egg into one of his meals every day. Be careful to not overfeed him. Corgis are known to become very overweight. He should get along just fine with your lazy cat. Keep in mind that Corgis are herding dogs.
4/8/2014 12:51:33 AM

Anonymous asked:

12/11/2012 3:20:02 PM

12/11/2012 3:20:02 PM

how big does a corgi get

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Anonymous

Corgis generaly grow to be 10-12 inches tall but the male should normally wiegh 26-30 pounds and females are normally 24- 28 pounds. However some corgi's might be alittle bit bigger or smaller depending on genetics but those are the regular figures
1/15/2013 10:24:09 PM

Anonymous

Some corgis get very large 35/40 lbs / care should be taken with feeding so they dont overeat / we raise a smaller corgi 17/22 lbs & feed them once per day to keep them from becoming obese.
10/8/2013 9:37:53 PM

Anonymous

Corgi's generally grow to be twice as long as they are tall.
4/8/2014 12:52:49 AM

Anonymous asked:

8/10/2012 6:21:36 PM

8/10/2012 6:21:36 PM

I have a 4 1/2 year old male pembroke. I would like to add a female (neutered) to our family.... I have a 4 1/2 year old male pembroke. I would like to add a female (neutered) to our family. How does an older corgi generally accept a pup. Is it better to get a female or male?

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Anonymous

It has been my experience, that your older corgi will lay out the ground rules with a puppy and the pup will accept it. There may be some initial "growling" but eventually, if the two are allowed to work it out, they will work through it. Good luck!!
8/21/2012 9:12:49 AM

Anonymous

We find in the Corgi pups we have raised that the females seem to be the more alpha dogs & males seem to be more beta dispositions ..there are always exceptions of course...but as a general rule boys are more laid back.
10/8/2013 9:39:14 PM

Anonymous

He will probably try and hump a female when she becomes of age, fixed or not. Other than that he should be fine. Corgis are generally a submissive and social breed.
4/8/2014 12:54:08 AM

Anonymous asked:

7/14/2012 7:23:45 PM

7/14/2012 7:23:45 PM

when do corgi puppies ears stand up?

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Anonymous

At about 6 to 10 weeks it will just happen one day.
8/23/2012 5:08:38 PM

Anonymous asked:

7/11/2012 6:41:00 PM

7/11/2012 6:41:00 PM

are corgis born with no tail?

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Anonymous

Corgi's are born with tail's and need to be Docked by your vet along with dew Claw's removed at 3-4 day's old. Their ear's start to come up at different stages usually by 5 weeks old they are up. Chances are if by 8 weeks they are not up they are not going to come up...
8/3/2012 1:01:18 AM

Anonymous

MOST Pembroke corgis are born with docked tails. Cardigans are generally born with tails. My corgis ears were fully up when he was about 3-4 months old. I have never seen an adult corgi with floppy ears.
4/8/2014 12:56:19 AM

Anonymous asked:

6/16/2012 2:39:02 PM

6/16/2012 2:39:02 PM

Will a corgi kill a terrier if so what should be done

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Anonymous

No dog should kill another dog. Hopefully, some humans would be around to intervene before it gets that ugly. A corgi is not dog aggressive by nature. It's a herding dog, and as such, he may try to "round up" a group of terriers into a herd, using some nipping, barking and growling as necessary to get the job done. Corgis like their other animals "in a pile." Hope this helps.
8/21/2012 9:15:10 AM

cyberhiker asked:

5/9/2012 1:43:12 PM

5/9/2012 1:43:12 PM

How common are disc disease, epilepsy, and Von Willebrand's disease in Pembroke Welsh Corgis?

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Anonymous

Not at all common on the epilepsy and Von Willebrands. As to the disc disease, this also is not 'common'. You do have to watch them because of their body shape. Don't let them jump off of things and really really watch their weight. All this adds to the possibility of back injury.
5/29/2012 5:31:30 PM

Anonymous asked:

5/5/2012 9:16:56 PM

5/5/2012 9:16:56 PM

My female Corgi is 13. She is in really good health. She will eat grass every once in a while... My female Corgi is 13. She is in really good health. She will eat grass every once in a while & does not eat. She LOVES her dog food & I know something is wrong if she doesn't eat. Any ideas of the problem?

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Anonymous

As long as it is just every once in awhile and not all the time, it's nothing to worry about. All dogs do this. Their stomach is upset and they eat grass to force themselves to throw up. Usually after they throw up, they feel better and go back to normal. They will not eat while their stomachs are upset. If she has stopped eating altogether and not acting well, you should take her to the vet and have her checked. If it's just something she does once in a while, it's pretty normal dog behavior.
5/29/2012 5:34:21 PM

Anonymous asked:

4/30/2012 9:21:04 AM

4/30/2012 9:21:04 AM

What is the difference between the Welsh and the Pembroke Corgis?

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Anonymous

They are the same. They are Pembroke Welsh Corgis. There are Pembroke Welsh corgis and Cardigan Welsh Corgis, they are 2 seperate breeds. The Cardigan has a tail, the Pembroke does not. The Cardigan has bigger, rounder ears with a wider earset. The Cardigan also comes in colors that the Pembrokes do not. For example, there is no such thing as a blue or merle Pembroke. That is only acceptable in the Cardigans. If you see one of these colors advertised as a Pembroke, they are not purebred.
5/29/2012 5:37:02 PM

Anonymous

As we understand it there are welsh cardigan corgis and welsh pembroke corgis which have different looks & some different colorings & cardigans have a long tail you can look them up !
10/8/2013 9:47:46 PM

Anonymous asked:

2/23/2012 1:42:48 PM

2/23/2012 1:42:48 PM

How big does a Corgi get?

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Anonymous

Purebred corgis get to be roughly 12inches at the shoulder and females weigh in about 22-28lbs and males should be 30-38lbs.
7/3/2012 1:25:00 PM

Anonymous asked:

10/3/2011 11:30:38 AM

10/3/2011 11:30:38 AM

My Pembroke Corgi ears are infected, clogged, and stink. He hates for me to touch his ears. My... My Pembroke Corgi ears are infected, clogged, and stink. He hates for me to touch his ears. My Vet said to clean with water only even though I know they are infected. His name is Phoenix and he shakes his head constantly. (I'm changing Vets!!!) What can I clean the ears and what should I use? This has never happened before. HELP!!!!

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Anonymous

Sounds like ear mites. Lots of debris in the ears and shaking the head along with an odor, points to it. Definately look into a new vet, if yours doesn't see a problem. You will need to get medicine to kill the mites and antibiotics for any secondary infection. Gently cleaning, with warm soap and water, will help relieve some of his discomfort, but will not treat or kill ear mites. Go to a vet for medication.
11/14/2011 12:49:29 AM

Anonymous

You totally need a new vet. Ear mites are soooo easy to spot and your Pembroke Corgi has classic symptoms. You need a new vet they should of guessed that immediately.
1/23/2012 10:59:02 PM

Anonymous

You can purchase a solution for ear cleaning at the vets office, pet store or feed and farm store...it works every well and smells wonderful...just put some in the ear and message it down low at the base the dirt will begin to rise to the surface...if the ears are truly infected i would think you should get that tended to first by a good dvm... you might have to restrain the dog for cleaning at first...but our dogs love it. He could also have ear mites or ticks that would tend to make him shake his head.
10/8/2013 10:10:32 PM

Anonymous asked:

8/5/2011 3:28:32 PM

8/5/2011 3:28:32 PM

What is a pembroke welsh corgi's IQ?

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Anonymous

150. They are MENSA dogs. Seriously, be prepared to be outsmarted. That said, they are extremely anxious to please you and to have a job to do, so use that to your advantage. Oh, and some of them are drunks, so please keep your beer glasses off the floor. :D
8/21/2012 9:17:39 AM

Anonymous

Smarter than a human sometimes....we have one Corgi that if my husband says I'm going to bed now / she beats him into the bedroom ...and when we have pups we have to spell the word T-R-E-A-T ! VERY VERY smart & at a young age to it only takes a few days of calling them by name in their group when they are about 4 weeks before they will come to their names individually
10/8/2013 9:50:10 PM

Anonymous asked:

8/1/2011 4:58:11 PM

8/1/2011 4:58:11 PM

Are corgi's generally aggresive toward other animals their own size or smaller. We seem to be... Are corgi's generally aggresive toward other animals their own size or smaller. We seem to be having a problem with this

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Anonymous

yes, corgi's are very protective of their family members and property. They do not like invaders onto their turf
4/4/2012 7:28:39 PM

Anonymous

Im guessing this might be at feeding time and that you have a female...the female corgi's appear to us to be more aggressive (especially over food) than the male corgi's .....ususally raising your voice and indicating this is not acceptable behavior solves it...but separating them at feeding time helps too...
10/8/2013 9:52:36 PM

Anonymous asked:

6/28/2011 12:46:44 AM

6/28/2011 12:46:44 AM

What is the difference btwn. a Welsh Corgi and a Papillon?

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Anonymous

I raise corgis and have seen them be protective of their stuff. If they feel threatened by the other dog they will not back down. Remember, they are 25lb dogs breed to take on 2500lb cattle.
3/9/2012 10:33:08 AM

Anonymous

It would be best if you just google each one up because they are totally separate dog breeds .
10/8/2013 9:53:27 PM

Anonymous asked:

6/21/2011 1:20:10 PM

6/21/2011 1:20:10 PM

How easy are Welsh Corgi, Pembroke's to potty train? Do they throw up at all? Will they get... How easy are Welsh Corgi, Pembroke's to potty train? Do they throw up at all? Will they get territorial and mark everything? please anwer.

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Anonymous

All dogs can be trained if the owner is consistent and does it right. As for throwing up, it depends on what you are letting your corgi eat! They mark no more than any other dog.
7/27/2011 10:25:27 PM

Anonymous

Hiya :) My dog was potty trained in about a month maximum you just need to take him outside often enough and he'll learn :D
2/10/2012 2:18:33 PM

Anonymous

Corgis are very easy to potty train if you begin at an early age...we have even offered them cat litter at about 2 weeks of age and they have not only used it but covered it up like a cat does...you have to keep the litter box very clean tho they are picky.....Any dog is capable of throwing up...a car ride sometimes..or a but they might eat ...or similar. Any male can mark if not trained or fixed before he begins marking ...and particularly if he is a breeding dog. I don't think they are natrually real territorial...they love people so much.
10/8/2013 9:56:38 PM

Anonymous asked:

4/12/2011 2:40:25 PM

4/12/2011 2:40:25 PM

When do female corgis get their heat cycle?

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Anonymous asked:

3/7/2011 1:06:11 PM

3/7/2011 1:06:11 PM

Corgi Ears up...When does this happen and does it always happen? Our Betty's ears were up at... Corgi Ears up...When does this happen and does it always happen? Our Betty's ears were up at 8-9 weeks and were the greatest ears. Looking at pups again we see many with floopy years...is there a standad and do the ears come up?

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Anonymous

The ears on a corgi go floppy in adulthood when the ears are played with when they are a pup. As the capillaries inside the ear are fragile when they are a pup rubbing them too hard can damage these and prevent good blood flow that enables the ears to remain upright in adulthood. So if you want pointy ears don't rub or play with them when your pet is a pup.
7/17/2011 3:05:55 AM

Anonymous

It is perfectly normal for a corgi puppy's ears to go up and down at first. Some puppies will have them up at 5 weeks and never put them down. Some will have one up and one down one day and then switch. Some will have them up and then drop them. If a puppy gets overweight, it's ears will droop. When it teeths, it's ears will droop. There is not set proticol and no time limit. However, by a year, the ears are usually up for good. If they droop after that, there is usually an infection or injury.
11/14/2011 12:43:15 AM

Anonymous

We raise smaller corgis 17/22 lbs grown ...their ears stand at about 4 weeks and then go up and down (we call this bad ear days) as the growing process happens ...we have noticed the bigger the pups the longer it takes as the ears grow larger with the pups growth and they have to have time to learn to support themselves...just wait !
10/8/2013 9:58:50 PM

Anonymous asked:

2/22/2011 11:11:23 AM

2/22/2011 11:11:23 AM

Do corgis bark a lot and how are they with young children (4 & 6)?

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Anonymous

Some corgis bark a lot, and some don't (I have had 6 corgis, and 3 were barkers and 3 weren't). They are WONDERFUL with children--I have 4 kids and they have grown up with corgis. Just buy your dog through a reputable breeder--you can find them through the Pembroke Welsh Corgi Club of America, or the similar Cardigan Club (corgis with tails, a bit bigger, etc).
3/1/2011 9:27:22 PM

Anonymous

Corgis bark if allowed to they can be trained not to also corgis love little kids!
8/5/2011 3:31:41 PM

Anonymous

Some corgis are barkers, some are talkers & some are quiet just like people...they are great with small children...at least the ones we raise are !
10/8/2013 10:00:07 PM

Anonymous asked:

2/4/2011 10:29:38 AM

2/4/2011 10:29:38 AM

Do they shed very much? What's the cost of a corgi pup?

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Anonymous

Yes corgi's shed at least 2 times a year and you can fill a coffee can with their hair... But if brushed daily for a week or so you can make the shedding process a quick one.... they cost anywhere from 300 to 750 or so...
2/12/2011 12:43:51 AM

Anonymous

Corgi's shed! I was at a book store and there was an ice cream place and my corgi's hair was in the ice cream im like how did that happen???
8/5/2011 3:31:01 PM

Anonymous

Corgi's do shed though I have heard that with a daily 10 minute groom that can be helped. :) As for the cost I have seen some corgi's go for as much as 1,500 although that was for champion bloodlines and crazyness. most go for between 450- 800
1/14/2013 6:42:10 AM

Anonymous

Most corgis shed heavily 2 x per year in our experience...& some are more flat coated than others so they dont shed quite as much ...but ALL corgis do shed. Our Corgis are $500 I doubt that you can find a pet quality pup much under that figure and they come with MANY ammenities and are hand raised in our home. That does not include transport.
10/8/2013 10:02:12 PM

Anonymous asked:

1/25/2011 10:33:54 PM

1/25/2011 10:33:54 PM

at what age do corgi ears stand up

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Anonymous

I had a litter of corgi's on the 30th of Dec and yesterday 1 of the puppies ears started to stand up which was at 6 weeks....
2/12/2011 12:45:51 AM

Anonymous

It's different for all corgi's, but about four to five weeks old.....
8/5/2011 3:30:06 PM

Anonymous asked:

12/5/2010 2:01:44 AM

12/5/2010 2:01:44 AM

Are Corgis more prone to having complications during birth?

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Anonymous

I've heard that from a lady. I've had 3 corgi litters, different dams, the oldest did have to have a C-section, the other two were younger and had no problems.
1/1/2011 12:33:20 PM

Anonymous

I have raised Corgis for 23 years, as well as other breeds, and yes, they do tend to have more complications while whelping. They have larger puppies and they tend to have large litters. C-sections are common and females should be watched closely.
11/14/2011 12:46:09 AM

Anonymous asked:

11/6/2010 2:57:41 PM

11/6/2010 2:57:41 PM

What kind of health problems do corgi's have?

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Anonymous

None!!!! Do not believe when they say not to buy a pure breed!!! Just make sure you go to a real breader!!!!! With good nutrition.........I had three corgi's and never never had a health problem........
1/23/2011 9:34:56 PM

Anonymous

Corgis do have genetic predisposition to eye problems, hip dysplasia. If you buy your corgi from a registered breeder, they breed these genes out, so there should be no problem. Buying one from a non-registered breeder and you are taking your chances, not to mention supporting puppy mills.
7/27/2011 10:23:56 PM

Anonymous

Watch out for the corgi's back! Be gentle!
8/5/2011 3:29:21 PM

Anonymous asked:

10/8/2010 6:45:34 AM

10/8/2010 6:45:34 AM

what is its life span of a Welsh Corgi, Pembroke?

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Anonymous

11 Years or so.
10/19/2010 8:49:42 PM

Anonymous

The average life span of a Welsh Pembroke Corgi is 12 to 14 years of age.
11/1/2010 7:30:52 PM

Anonymous

With proper nutrition like Ekenuba food, and great excercise plan,,,,(i walked my dog 3-4 miles daily) Welsh Corgi, Pembroke's will live long and healthy.. I just put Lady down at the age of 15. My vet said she was the healthiest dog he had ever taken care of!!!! She just died of old age.....they are the BEST!!!
1/23/2011 9:33:26 PM

Anonymous

we have had 6 corgis all lived to 15+ years.
6/9/2011 1:00:32 AM

Anonymous

My female Pembroke passed away last week at the ripe old age of 17 1/2. Very healthy almost her entire life.
6/20/2012 11:04:16 PM

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