welsh corgi – cardigan welsh corgi
The cardigan welsh corgi is one of two separate dog breeds known as Welsh corgis that originated in Wales, the other being the Pembroke Welsh Corgi. It is one of the oldest herding breeds.
Cardigan Welsh Corgis can be extremely loyal family dogs. They are able to live in a variety of settings, from apartments to farms. For their size, however, they need a surprising amount of daily physical and mental stimulation. Cardigans are a very versatile breed and a wonderful family companion.
Originally bred for farm work, including herding sheep and cattle. Cardigan welsh corgi were bred long and low to make sure that any kicks by cattle would travel safely over the dogs’ heads without touching them. Known as a big dog in a small package,
Cardigans are highly intelligent, active, athletic dogs.
Housepet They have proven themselves as excellent companion animals, Cardigans are affectionate, devoted companions that can also be alert and responsible guardians. If socialized at a young age, they can be nice with other dogs and housepets. Some Cardigan corgis are ‘one-man dogs’.
Competitive in sheepdog trials, dog agility, competitive obedience and rally obedience.