They are both long and stumpy but are they the same or are they two different types of dogs?
It wasn’t until the 1930’s that the Kennel Club officially recognised the two breeds as being separate from each other but the two breeds did develop separately from each other with the Cardigan being the older of the two.
|Short in height but medium bodied||Short in height but longer bodied|
|Large slightly rounded ears||Large ears, tips slightly rounded|
|Thick double layered coat||Thick double layered coat with more colour variations|
|Long foxy tail or natural bob. Tails are no longer docked||Longer foxy tail|
|Straighter legs||Slightly bowed legs|
|Oval feet||Round feet, slightly turned out|
|Out-going, intelligent, loyal & stubborn||Intelligent, active, owner-loving|
A Pembroke Corgi
A Cardigan Corgi