Welsh Corgi Cardigan Breed Profile

KC Group Pastoral

Size Medium

Good with children? Unknown

Good guard dogs? Would bark

Moulting level Medium

Grooming Moderate

Exercise requirement Moderate

Jogging partner No

Welsh Corgi Cardigan Breed Profile

Devoted, loyal and capable of a good day's work. Originally bred for cattle driving by nipping at their heels - something you need to watch out for!

Welsh Corgi Cardigan Character

Intelligent, active, will make a good children's companion given the right socialization and respect. The Breed Standard describes them as "Alert, intelligent, steady, not shy or aggressive". The Cardigan makes a good watchdog and will defend your property - some are known to bark a lot though. Again, training can overcome this.

Welsh Corgi Cardigan Size

Small - the Breed Standard stipulates an ideal height at ideal 30cm at shoulder

Welsh Corgi Cardigan Health

A healthy dog with few breed-specific problems. Watch out for back discomfort however. Keeping him the right weight is key.

Welsh Corgi Cardigan Special Care

Watch their weight. Any unnecessary pounds will strain their long backs.

Remember! All breed profiles are general and every dog is an individual.