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see Cardigan Welsh corgiCardigan Welsh corgi,
breed of short, long-bodied working dog believed to have been introduced into Wales from Central Europe c.1200 B.C. It stands about 12 in. (30.5 cm) high at the shoulder and weighs from 15 to 25 lb (6.8–11.3 kg).
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; Pembroke Welsh corgiPembroke Welsh corgi,
breed of short-legged, hardy working dog thought to have been introduced into South Wales by Flemish immigrants in the early 12th cent. It stands from 10 to 12 in. (25.4–30.5 cm) high at the shoulder and weighs from 18 to 24 lb (8.2–10.9 kg).
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corgi

either of two long-bodied short-legged sturdy breeds of dog, the Cardigan and the Pembroke
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Kennel Club previously listed Corgis as one of the breeds at risk of extinction since more and more British people are interested in taking care of newer and more fashionable breeds.
The necklaces by jeweller Alex Monroe pay tribute to Britain's Queen Elizabeth's pets and feature a corgi from the side.
While she has owned more than 30 dogs over the years, the Queen now only has four as pets - two corgis, Willow and Holly, and two dorgis, Candy and Vulcan - who all star in the portrait.
The Queen, 89, has owned 30 Corgis over the years, having fallen in love with one owned by the children of the Marquess of Bath when she was a child.
The news came just days after it emerged the Queen's current pets - two corgis - will be her last.
The news came just days after it emerged the two pet corgis Her Majesty currently keeps will be her last.
I was looking forward to reading it, fully expecting to see at least one reference to the mighty Corgi, but, alas, it was not to be.
Her Majesty now has two surviving corgis, Willow and Holly, and two "dorgis", Candy and Vulcan.
According to the Daily Mail, the death of 13-year-old Monty, who was previously owned by the Queen Mother, leaves two corgis in the palace, Willow and Holly.
Following years in the canine wilderness, corgis are once again in fashion - thanks to round-the-clock royal coverage.
Searches for Cardigan Welsh corgis have also soared by 59 per cent to 2,231, with the numbers registered up by 70 per cent.
But for all the breed's qualities, the Cardigan corgi has been almost forgotten in its native Wales.