1. There are two types of Corgis
There are two different types of Corgis, the Pembroke Welsh and Cardigan Welsh. Cardigan Welsh corgis typically have more rounded ears than Pembroke Welsh Corgis.
2. They are very intelligent
Corgis have a very intelligent nature. They are a herding breed and are very bright.
3. You can be apart of So Cal Corgi Nation
There is a group of Corgi enthusiasts and their Corgis call So Cal Corgi Nation. They hold a So Cal Corgi Beach Day three times a year. Their last meet up had over 1100 corgis.
4. They have two layers
Pembroke Corgis have a double coat. There is a long outer coat and a short undercoat. The undercoat sheds in the Fall and the Spring.
5. They are family friendly
Corgis are known for being very loyal to their families and are extremely playful. The only thing to be aware of is that because of their herding nature they may be better with children over the age of 5.
6. They are good watchdogs
Corgis are great watchdogs because they are attentive, and they bark to alert their owners.
7. The Royal family has Corgis
Corgis have been a part of the British family for years. The Queen has had more than 30 corgis in her lifetime.
8. Many Corgis don’t have tails
The breed has evolved to not have a tail because of tail docking. Specifically, Pembroke Welsh corgis are unlikely to have tails when they are born.
9. Corgi means dwarf dog
Corgi comes from the Welsh language. “Cor” means dwarf and “gi” means dog. So, Corgi means dwarf dog.
10. Their butts
Corgis are somewhat famous for their fluffy butts.