Cardigan Welsh Corgi Club of America


AKC GAZETTE SEPTEMBER 2018 Cardigan Welsh Corgi Breed Column With advent of modern technology, keeping records is easier now than ever before. However, just what kind of records should one keep in order to improve the future of our favorite breed? The first thing that comes to mind is pedigrees. The word pedigree, […]



AKC GAZETTE JUNE 2018 Cardigan Welsh Corgi Breed Column Let’s face it, if you really want to be consistently competitive in the Herding Group ring with a Cardigan, you need something that makes you stand out from the crowd. If you expect to seriously participate in the group ring someday, […]



AKC GAZETTE DECEMBER 2017 Cardigan Welsh Corgi Breed Column Remember your college days, when the professors pontificated on and on that if you did not understand the definition of a word, you should venture on over to the Webster dictionary and look it up? It’s a good habit to have. […]



AKC GAZETTE MARCH 2015 Cardigan Welsh Corgi Breed Column “What’s the difference between Cardigan Welsh Corgis and Pembroke Welsh Corgis?” is the question most frequently heard at Corgi booths at AKC Meet the Breeds events. Many people know that Cardigans have tails, and some recognize that our dogs have larger, […]



AKC GAZETTE DECEMBER 2014 Cardigan Welsh Corgi Breed Column  Our guest columnist is breeder judge Mr. Jon Kimes   Few who are new to the dog world can appreciate the amount of knowledge and skill required to develop into a successful long-term breeder and exhibitor. The enormity of the path from “here” to “there” can only […]



AKC GAZETTE SEPTEMBER 2014 Cardigan Welsh Corgi Breed Column The following was written by Jennifer Roberson. I have often touted the loving, devoted nature of the Cardigan, and how he makes a wondrous companion for families and individuals. One thing Cardigan owners and breeders deal with on a regular basis, […]



AKC GAZETTE MARCH 2014 Cardigan Welsh Corgi Breed Column In many breeds, the topic of size (too large or too small) comes up frequently and Cardigans are no exception. Such conversations can turn acrimonious when it comes to discussions of the breed. The current AKC standard states that ideally, dogs […]



AKC GAZETTE SEPTEMBER 2013 Cardigan Welsh Corgi Breed Column Cardigan breeders and breeder judges often say, “The front is the hallmark of the breed.” Yet the front seems to be the part that is the most difficult to “get.” The correct Cardigan front is not out atthe elbows; the ankles don’t […]



AKC GAZETTE MARCH 2012 Cardigan Welsh Corgi Breed Column I have often touted the loving, devoted nature of the Cardigan, and how he makes a wondrous companion for families and individuals. One thing Cardigan owners and breeders deal with on a regular basis, however—at shows, walking in a neighborhood, and […]



AKC GAZETTE SEPTEMBER 2011 Cardigan Welsh Corgi Breed Column Thanks to breeder Rita Hellegers, of Cornerstone Cardigans, for her guest column this issue.   The Cardigan Welsh Corgi is first and foremost a herding dog. He should be smooth, efficient,and powerful in motion. Whether or not he ever herds, he should […]