Known as the Fairy Dog of Wales, this energetic herding dog is both playful and intelligent.

Vital Stats

Height: 10 to 12 inches at shoulder
Weight: up to 30 pounds
Coat: medium-length and thick
Life span: 12 to 14 years

Summary
Originally bred to herd cattle, sheep, and horses, the Pembroke Welsh Corgi is an active and intelligent dog.

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. Full Pembroke Welsh Corgi profile on DogTime.com

Affectionate with family:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Tendency to bark or howl:
5 out of 5 stars (5.0 / 5)
Energy Level:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Apartment appropriate:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Cold tolerance:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Heat Tolerance:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Mouthiness:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Need for exercise:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Playfulness:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Potential for weight gain:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Dog friendly:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Ease at being home alone:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Easy to groom:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Friendly toward strangers:
3 out of 5 stars (3.0 / 5)
Average:
3.9 out of 5 stars (3.9 / 5)