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Name Vizsla Cardigan Welsh Corgi Border Terrier
OriginsHungary flagHungary Wales flagWales England flagEngland Scotland flagScotland
Group Gun Dog Pastoral / Herding Dogs Hunting Dogs
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Other Names
What other names do they have?
Hungarian Pointer
Hungarian Short-Haired Pointer
Magyar Vizsla
Rövidszőrű Magyar Vizsla
Hungarian Vizsla
Cardi
Cardigan
Borders
Breed Type
Which dog is purebred or crossbreed? Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier breed type comparison:
Purebred Purebred Purebred

Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier Price and Availability Comparison

Price
Which is cheaper, Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier? Which is more expensive?
$800-$1200 $1000-$1300 $1200-$1400
Availability
Which is easier to get, Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier?
Very frequent: The Vizsla is quite easy to get.
Very frequent: The Cardigan Welsh Corgi is quite easy to get.
Very frequent: The Border Terrier is quite easy to get.

Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier Size Comparison

Size
Which is bigger, Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier? Which is the smallest dog, Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier?
Large Medium Small
Weight
Which is heavier, Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Cardigan Welsh Corgi? Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier weight comparison:
Male: 45-60 pounds (20-27 kg), Female: 40-55 pounds (18-25 kg) Male: 25-30 pounds (11-14 kg), Female: 25-30 pounds (11-14 kg) Males 13-16 pounds (6-7 kg), Female: 11-14 pounds (5-6 kg)
Average Weight
Which dog has a smaller / higher average weight?
Male: 52.5 pounds (23.5 kg), Female: 47.5 pounds (21.5 kg) Male: 27.5 pounds (12.5 kg), Female: 27.5 pounds (12.5 kg) Males 14.5 pounds (6.5 kg), Female: 12.5 pounds (5.5 kg)
Height
Which is taller, Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier? Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier height comparison:
Male: 22-26 inches (56-66 cm), Female: 20-24 inches (51-61 cm) Male: 10-13 inches (25-33 cm), Female: 10-13 inches (25-33 cm) Male: 13-16 inches (33-41 cm), Female: 11-14 inches (28-36 cm)
Average Height
Which dog has a smaller / higher average height?
Male: 24 inches (61 cm), Female: 22 inches (56 cm) Male: 11.5 inches (29 cm), Female: 11.5 inches (29 cm) Male: 14.5 inches (37 cm), Female: 12.5 inches (32 cm)

Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier Grooming, Hair and Care Comparison

Coat / Hair Types
What type of coat/fur do they have? Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier coat comparison:
Fine
Dense
Hard
Coarse
Short
No Undercoat
Fine Rough
Colors
What are the original Vizsla, Cardigan Welsh Corgi and Border Terrier color?
Golden
Rust
Russet Gold
Dark Sandy Gold
Black & White
Blue & Merle & White
Brindle & White
Red & White
Sable & White
Blue
Tan
Red
Grizzle
Wheaten
Grooming
Which dog is easy to maintain, Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier? Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier grooming comparison:
Effortless: The Vizsla requires minimal grooming.
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Average: The Cardigan Welsh Corgi requires average grooming effort.
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Average: The Border Terrier requires average grooming effort.
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Shedding Level
Who sheds more Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier? Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or {name3 shedding:
Vizslas shed moderately.
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Cardigan Welsh Corgis shed above average.
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Border Terriers shed none to minimal.
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Bath Time / Bathing Frequency
Which dog should be bathed more: Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier?
6-8 weeks
Rarely. Bathing your dog is beneficial to them in more ways than just one.
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3-4 weeks
More often than average. These dog coats tend to be longer, softer, and oilier than short-haired breeds.
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4-6 weeks
Average. Experts recommended at least every 4-6 weeks for this family pup.
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Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier Personality / Temperament Comparison

Temperament
Which one has a better personality? Which is a better family dog, Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier? Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier behavior/temperament comparison:
Affectionate
Energetic
Intelligent
Protective
Cheerful
Gentle
Playful
Quiet
Easygoing
Companionable
Lively
Friendly
Evenly Tempered
Trainable
Willing
Active
Alert
Devoted
Intelligent
Affectionate
Companionable
Gentle
Affectionate
Outright
Tempered
Intelligent
Alert
Fearless
Obedient
Intelligent Rank
Which is the smarter dog? Which is best? Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier intelligence:
Very smart: Vizsla is an excellent dog breed.
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Very smart: Cardigan Welsh Corgi is an excellent dog breed.
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Smart: Border Terrier's has great intelligence.
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Trainability
Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier trainability comparison.
Vizslas are easy to train.
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Cardigan Welsh Corgis are quite easy to train.
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Border Terriers are easy to train.
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Playfulness
Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier playfulness comparison:
The Vizsla is a highly playful breed.
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The Cardigan Welsh Corgi is a playful breed.
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Average: Border Terriers, like any other dog breed, like playing.
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Sensitivity Level
Which dog is more sensitive? What's the difference?
Sensitive: Vizslas don't like an irregular daily routine, noisy household, and frequent guest visits.
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They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds.
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Border Terriers have an average emotional level and are not the most sensitive dog breed.
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Affection Level
Which is the more affectionate dog breed: Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier?
High: Vizslas are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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High: Cardigan Welsh Corgis are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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High: Border Terriers are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers.
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Social Needs
Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier social needs comparison:
Vizslas are a social breed.
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Cardigan Welsh Corgis need for social interaction is average.
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Border Terriers need for social interaction is average.
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Barking
Which dog barks more/less: Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier?
Average: The Vizsla barks occasionally.
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Average: The Cardigan Welsh Corgi barks occasionally.
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Average to High: The Border Terrier is a vocal breed.
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Watchdog Ability
Which is the better watchdog: Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier?
Vizslas are average watchdogs.
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Cardigan Welsh Corgis are good watchdogs.
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Border Terriers are good watchdogs.
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Guarding Behavior / Territorial
Which is a better guard dog Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier? Which dog is most likely to protect its owner? Which is the best dog to use for protection?
Vizslas are average defenders.
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Cardigan Welsh Corgis are average defenders.
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Border Terriers are extremely protective guard dogs.
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Biting Potential
Which breed of dog is most likely to bite? Biting potential comparison:

Low 🔽

The Vizsla has a low chance of biting somebody.

Low 🔽

The Cardigan Welsh Corgi has a low chance of biting somebody.

Low 🔽

The Border Terrier has a low chance of biting somebody.
Bite Force
Which bite is stronger: Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier?

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Vizsla bite force: Ordinary.

Between 200 and 400 PSI

Cardigan Welsh Corgi bite force: Ordinary.

Between 100 and 200 PSI 🔽

Border Terrier bite force: Weak.
Mouthiness
Which is the better dog? Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier mouthiness comparison:
Vizslas have a higher than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Cardigan Welsh Corgis have a lower than average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Border Terriers have a strong tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people.
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Impulse to Wander or Roam
Which dog has a greater roaming instinct?
Vizslas have high wanderlust potential, which means that this breed has a strong desire for exploring the world.
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Cardigan Welsh Corgis have average wanderlust potential.
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The wanderlust potential of the Border Terrier is strong enough to escape from home.
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Prey Drive
Which dog has a higher prey drive? Which can be better for hunting?
Vizslas have low to an average impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals.
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Cardigan Welsh Corgis have a higher impulse to chase and catch something than other dog breeds.
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Border Terriers have a high impulse to chase and catch something.
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Apartment Friendly
Which dog is more apartment friendly Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier?
It is not recommended to keep the Vizsla breed in the home.
Very house-friendly dog the Cardigan Welsh Corgi breed.
Very house-friendly dog the Border Terrier breed.
Adaptability
Which dog has a higher adaptability potential? Which is the better dog?
Vizslas adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
Cardigan Welsh Corgis adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
Border Terriers adapt very well to lifestyle changes and basically all living environments.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Which dog can be left alone: Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier?
Vizslas do best when a family member is at home during the day or if their workplace is dog-friendly so they can take the dog at work.
Just like every puppy, they are prone to panic, cry, bark, whine when they left alone by their owner.
Just like every puppy, they are prone to panic, cry, bark, whine when they left alone by their owner.

Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier Good With Comparison

Stranger Friendly
Which dog is more stranger friendly Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier? Which dog is more friendly?
Vizslas are average friendly towards strangers.
Cardigan Welsh Corgis are average friendly towards strangers.
Border Terriers are not the most stranger-friendly dogs.
Pet Friendly
Which dog breeds get along well with other animals/pets?
Vizslas are generally with other pets.
Cardigan Welsh Corgis are one of the friendliest dog breeds.
Border Terriers usually don’t get on well with other pets.
Child Friendly
Which dog is more child/kid friendly Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier?
Vizslas are kid-friendly dogs.
Cardigan Welsh Corgis are very kid-friendly dogs.
Border Terriers are very kid-friendly dogs.
Cat Friendly
Which dog is more cat friendly Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier?
Vizslas are average friendly towards cats.
Cardigan Welsh Corgis are very cat-friendly dogs.
Border Terriers are not the most cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly
Which dog is more dog friendly Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier?
Vizslas are average friendly towards other dogs.
Cardigan Welsh Corgis are average friendly towards other dogs.
Border Terriers are not the most dog-friendly dogs.
Good For First Time Owners
Which dog is good for the first-time owners: Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier?
Yes
Vizslas are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Yes
Cardigan Welsh Corgis are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Yes
Border Terriers are good for novice owners, due to their easy-going personality.
Office Friendly
Which one fits better in the office?
No
Vizsla is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Cardigan Welsh Corgi is not the best dog breed for office environment.
No
Border Terrier is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Which dog is good for elderly people?
Vizslas are usually recommended for elderly people.
Cardigan Welsh Corgis are one of the best breeds for elderly people.
Border Terriers are one of the best breeds for elderly people.

Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier Health Comparison

Health Issues
Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier health comparison. Which is the healthier: Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier?
The Vizsla is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
Cardigan Welsh Corgis tend to have more frequent health issues than other breeds.
The Border Terrier is a healthy breed, but there are certain health issues that you should check with your vet regularly.
Health Problems
Which one has more or less genetic/health problems: Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier? What are the allergies, genetic diseases and concerns for them? Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier health problems comparison:
Cancer
Epilepsy
Hip Dysplasia
Sebaceous Adenitis
Cataracts
Cystinuria
Degenerative Myelopathy
Epilepsy
Hip Dysplasia
Intervertebral Disk Disease
Patent Ductus Arteriosis
Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
Retinal Dysplasia
Von Willebrand's Disease
Cryptorchidism
Heart Murmurs
Hip Dysplasia
Hypothyroidism
Malocclusions
Patellar Luxation
Pulmonic Stenosis
Seizures
Veterinarian Visits
Which one may need more or less veterinary visits?
Average
The Vizsla should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year.
Frequent
The Cardigan Welsh Corgi should have a complete physical check-up at least once (but preferably twice) per year.
Average
The Border Terrier should have a complete physical check-up at least once per year.
Life Expectancy
Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier lifespan comparison. How long do Vizsla, Cardigan Welsh Corgi and Border Terrier breeds live? Which one has a longer lifespan/life expectancy?
10-14 years
The average lifespan of Vizsla: 12 years
11-15 years
The average lifespan of Cardigan Welsh Corgi: 13 years
11-15 years
The average lifespan of Border Terrier: 13 years
Hypoallergenic
Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier hypoallergenic comparison. Which dog is hypoallergenic or not?
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Energy Level
Who has more energy a Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier? Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier energy level comparison:
Vizslas are high-energy dogs.
Cardigan Welsh Corgis have an average energy level, so if you live a semi-active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Border Terriers have a higher energy level than other dog breeds.
Activity Requirement / Exercise Need
Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier exercise need comparison. Which dog needs more activity? Which dog needs the most exercise: Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier? Which dog needs the most walking? Which dog is the laziest?
Vizslas need a lot of exercises.
Cardigan Welsh Corgis need quite a lot of exercise.
Border Terriers have an average exercise need.
Sleeping Need
Which one sleeps the least/most: Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier?
Vizslas don't need too much sleep.
Cardigan Welsh Corgis sleep 12-14 hours a day as an average dog and they're not considered a lazy breed.
Border Terriers are quite energetic dogs and they don't spend too much time with sleeping.
Average daily food consumption
Which dog eats more: Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier?
2 to 3 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. 1 to 1.5 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals. 1 to 1.5 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Weight Gain Potential / Prone to Obesity
Which dog breed is more prone to obesity? Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier weight gain potential comparison:
Low to Average: The Vizsla has a low to the average risk for obesity.
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Average to High: If you don't pay attention to the Cardigan Welsh Corgi's weight, he can easily gain weight.
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High: The Border Terrier breed has a strong tendency to be overweight.
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Weather and Climate
Which dog is best for hot or cold weather: Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier?
Prefers average to warm weather conditions
Different dogs have different preferences when it comes to weather conditions.
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Prefers average to cold weather conditions
The Cardigan Welsh Corgi can adapt to well to cold weather conditions, some dogs even can be a good mountain dog.
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Prefers average to cold weather conditions
The Border Terrier can adapt to well to cold weather conditions, some dogs even can be a good mountain dog.
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Stinkiness
Which dog breed smells the least? Which dog smells the most? Which is best, Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier?

Medium

The Vizsla has an average chance of bad smell.

Low 🔽

The Cardigan Welsh Corgi has a low chance of bad smell.

Medium

The Border Terrier has an average chance of bad smell.
Drooling Tendency
Which dog drools the most? Which dog drools the least?
The Vizsla is a perfect example of a very low drooling tendency.
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The Cardigan Welsh Corgi is a perfect example of a very low drooling tendency.
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The Border Terrier is a perfect example of a very low drooling tendency.
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Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier As a Working Dog Comparison

Service Dog
Which one could be a service dog?

Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Not really

This breed generally not used as a service dog.
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Therapy Dog
Which one could be a therapy dog: Vizsla or Cardigan Welsh Corgi or Border Terrier? Which is better for autism?

Yes

This breed makes a perfect therapy dog.
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Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Not really

This breed is generally not used as a therapy dog.
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Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Which one could be a detection/sniffer dog?

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.

Not really

They are not typically employed for this type of work, but there may be exceptional cases.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Which one could be a search and rescue dog?

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.

Not really

This dog breed is not typically used as a search and rescue dog.
Boat and Sailor Dog
Which one could be a boat dog: Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier?

Yes

Vizsla breed usually likes being on a boat.
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Not really

Cardigan Welsh Corgi breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Not really

Border Terrier breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
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Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Which one could be a cart pulling or drafting dog?

Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Not really

A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling.
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Fighting Dog / Military Dog

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Not really

In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier Reproducibility Comparison

Gestation Length 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more. 60-64 days See more.
Litter Frequency

Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Once a year.

More frequent breeding is not healthy.
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Litter Size
How many puppies can Vizsla and Cardigan Welsh Corgi and Border Terrier have?
6-8 puppies 4-7 puppies 2-8 puppies

Vizsla vs Cardigan Welsh Corgi vs Border Terrier Recognition Comparison

AKC Group
Which dog is recognized by the AKC?
Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1960 as a Sporting breed. Recognized by the American Kennel Club in 1935 as a Herding breed. Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.
FCI Group
Which dog is recognized by the FCI?
Recognized by FCI in the Pointing Dogs group, in the Continental Pointing Dogs section. Not recognized by FCI. Recognized by FCI in the Terriers group, in the Large and medium sized Terriers section.
Breed Recognition
What other organizations and kennel clubs recognize these dog breeds?
American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Canadian Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
American Canine Association, Inc.
Australian National Kennel Council
Continental Kennel Club
National Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Canadian Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
American Canine Association, Inc.
Australian National Kennel Council
Continental Kennel Club
National Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
American Canine Registry
American Kennel Club
America's Pet Registry
Canadian Kennel Club
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Federation Cynologique Internationale
Kennel Club of Great Britain
North American Purebred Registry, Inc.
American Canine Association, Inc.
Australian National Kennel Council
Continental Kennel Club
National Kennel Club
New Zealand Kennel Club
United Kennel Club
Border Terrier Club Of America, Inc.
Club Espanol De Terriers

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