Are Corgis Healthy Dogs?

Are Corgis Healthy Dogs?

The short answer is – yes, Pembroke Welsh Corgis and Cardigan Welsh Corgis are both fairly healthy dog breeds. The long answer is a little bit more complicated. Common Hereditary Diseases found in Corgis Fortunately, the Pembroke Welsh Corgis and Cardigan Welsh...
Flea and Tick Prevention: A Dog Owners Options

Flea and Tick Prevention: A Dog Owners Options

As with anything dog-related, the market is flooded with a variety of options when it comes to flea and tick prevention. While we all know protecting our dogs from those nasty parasites should be a top priority, the choices are so many and so very different from each...
How A Dog Show Works: What Are They Judging?

How A Dog Show Works: What Are They Judging?

On the surface, conformation dog shows can look a lot like a dog beauty contest. (Especially when you have a ring full of impeccably groomed dogs, all carefully handled by people in neat tidy suits) However, there is a lot more to it than meets the eyes. These show...
Do Corgis Shed?

Do Corgis Shed?

One of the most common questions asked by potential future corgis owners is, “Do Corgis shed a lot?” Do All Corgis Shed?  Yes, both Pembroke Welsh Corgis and Cardigan Welsh Corgis shed their hair year round.  In fact, Corgis are typically...
What Is A “Reputable Dog Breeder”?

What Is A “Reputable Dog Breeder”?

Whenever we discuss dog breeders, we typically categorize them as either a) reputable dog breeders or b) disreputable dog breeders (more commonly referred to as Backyard Breeders).  While all dog breeders do the same thing– breed dogs, the way they go about...
What is an “American Corgi”?

What is an “American Corgi”?

There are two recognized/established breeds of Corgi: The Pembroke Welsh Corgi and The Cardigan Welsh Corgi. An “American Corgi”, however, is not a breed of corgi “American Corgis” are actually a mixed breed: a cross between a Pembroke Welsh...