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

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

[usrlist “Affectionate with family:5” “Tendency to bark or howl:5” “Energy Level:4” “Apartment appropriate:4” “Cold tolerance:4” “Heat Tolerance:4” “Mouthiness:4” “Need for exercise:4” “Playfulness:4” “Potential for weight gain:4” “Dog friendly:3” “Ease at being home alone:3” “Easy to groom:3” “Friendly toward strangers:3”]