The Corgipoo is a hybrid of the Cardigan Welsh Corgi and the Poodle. Because it is a mix of two purebreds, the origin of this dog is unknown.
Facts About Corgipoo
|Breed Group||Designer, herding, companion, watchdog|
|Country of Origin||N.A.|
|Other Names||Corgi Poodle Mix, Corgi-Poo, Corgidoodle|
|Size & Height||10-12 inches|
|Competitive Registration/ Qualification Information||DRA|
|Hypoallergenic||Yes, if the coat is of the Poodle|
|Colour||Brown, black, tan, sable, red, white, merle, chocolate, and speckled|
|Life Expectancy||12-14 years|
|Coat||Double, coat, wiry outer and soft inner|
- Cardigan Welsh Corgi: Standard Poodle mix
- Pembroke Welsh Corgi: Toy Poodle mix
- Pembroke Welsh Corgi: Standard Poodle mix
- Cardigan Welsh Corgi: Toy Poodle mix
Temperament & Personality
Corgi mix puppies are friendly and enjoy human company making them a good companion dog. It mingles well with people of all ages and creates a special bond with the family. The dog sometimes acts mischievously and it continuously tricks people. They are wary of their surroundings and behave cautiously around strangers.
They are highly energetic, so daily activities are essential for their well-being. Access to a fenced yard will be helpful where the dog can run freely.
Since the Corgipoo does not shed a lot, brush its coat 2-3 times a day to prevent matting. Bath only when the dog gets dirty using a dog shampoo.
Although there are no known adverse health complications regarding the Corgipoo, consult a vet for a routine checkup.
Teach the dog basic obedience and socialization skills. Praise it, offer treats and use other forms of positive methods. If there are any issues, opt for behavior classes.
To stay healthy, a Corgipoo should eat half to one cup of dry kibbles on a regular basis. The amount of the food will vary depending on the size, age, and metabolism of the dog.