What is an “American Corgi”?

What is an “American Corgi”?

“American Corgi” – Corgi Mix 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...
The Importance of Spaying/Neutering Your Corgi

The Importance of Spaying/Neutering Your Corgi

One of the most important health decisions you’ll make as a young pet parent is the decision of when to spay/neuter your corgi. Desexing your dog has several health benefits and has been proven to increase your dog’s lifespan, decrease their risk of certain diseases,...
How Much Exercise Does Your Corgi Need?

How Much Exercise Does Your Corgi Need?

56% of dogs in the US are overweight or obese. I hope that statistic knocked you back in your seat, just like it did for me. That means there are roughly 45 million dogs in America that are overweight. Collectively, we need to do better for our dogs. It’s important to...
10 Reasons You Shouldn’t Get A Corgi

10 Reasons You Shouldn’t Get A Corgi

This year, the AKC reported that Corgis have soared into the 10th position for most popular dog breed in the United States. This sudden uptick in popularity is largely attributed to their growing fame on social media, TV, and some even speculate that Queen Elizabeth...
How Do I Tell If My Corgi is Overweight?

How Do I Tell If My Corgi is Overweight?

@stumpsandrumps These photos represent what a healthy corgi should look like — a healthy corgi should have a clearly defined waistline and an obvious abdominal tuck just after its rib cage. If you’ve never seen a corgi that looks like this, you’re not alone. That’s...
Why Do Some Corgis Have Long Tails?

Why Do Some Corgis Have Long Tails?

When we think of “Corgis with tails” we usually think of the Cardigan Welsh Corgi. However, it may surprise you, but Cardigan Welsh Corgis and (most) Pembroke Welsh Corgis are born with tails like the one pictured above. It’s not uncommon for people in the...