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Corgidor Information & Dog Breed Facts

Collection of all the general dog breed info about Corgidor so you can get to know the breed more.

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Other Names
What other names does the Corgidor have? The dog breed also known as...
Cross between the Corgi and Labrador Retriever.
Breed Type
What type of dog breed is it?
Cross Breed
AKC Group
Is Corgidor recognized by the American Kennel Club?
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club.
FCI Group
Is Corgidor recognized by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)?
Not recognized by FCI.
Breed Recognition
What kennel clubs and organizations recognize or register the Corgidor breed?
Dog Registry of America Inc.
Price
How much does the Corgidor puppy cost? What is the price range of this puppy? What is the average price of this dog in the United States? Is this puppy expensive? How much should I pay for it? Corgidor price:
500-1000
If you choose to purchase the Corgidor, you should know that the mentioned amount of money is an average of the collected data from breeders’ sites and puppy finder places. If you have a Corgidor for sale, please advertise it on a reliable website to make sure the Corgidor gets to a happy place.

General Appearance

Size
What size is this breed? How big is this dog? Corgidor size:
Large
Weight
How much does the Corgidor weigh? Corgidor weight:
40-55 pounds (18-25 kg)
Avg. Weight
What is the average weight of the Corgidor? Corgidor average weight:
47.5 pounds (21.5 kg)
Height
How tall is the Corgidor? Corgidor height:
13-23 inches (34-60 cm)
Avg. Height
What is the average height of this fido? Corgidor average height:
18 inches (47 cm)

Hair & Care

Coat
What type of coat does the Corgidor have? What does this canine coat look like?
MediumShort
Colors
What color is the breed's coat? What color is a proper Corgidor's coat?
BrownBlackRedTan
Grooming
How to groom the Corgidor and how often?
Easy to groom: The Corgidor doesn't require a lot of grooming. Seasonal flea treatment is needed, but cutting the dog's hair by a professional groomer isn't necessary. Ears and eyes should be cleaned regularly to avoid infections. Corgidor is a good choice if you don't have the time, skill or money to take care of a high maintenance dog. Recommended for beginners.
Shedding Level
How much do Corgidor dogs shed? How to control, reduce and prevent the shedding of the Cross between the Corgi and Labrador Retriever.? Corgidor shedding level:
Corgidors are heavy shedders. It's a natural process of the hair growth cycle. Be prepared for the daily vacuum cleaning. The amount and frequency of hair loss mostly depend on their health status and breed type.

Characteristics

Temperament
What kind of personality does the Corgidor have? What characteristics does the breed have?
EnergeticProtectiveAlertFriendlyLovableWatchful
Intelligent Rank
How smart is the Corgidor? Are they intelligent?
Very smart: Corgidor is an excellent dog breed. You can teach them many tricks and commands. The limit is your creativity. They understand and memorize new commands in 5-15 repetitions. This breed obeys for the first command 85% of the time or better.
Trainability
Are Corgidor dogs easy to train? Do they go well on dog training?
Corgidors are quite easy to train. Sometimes they can be challenging, but if you're consistent in teaching new commands they will obey for sure.
Playfulness
How playful is this breed?
The Corgidor is a highly playful breed. Excited barking and sometimes nipping will alert you to play.
Sensitivity Level
How sensitive are they? Corgidor sensitivity:
They are a little bit more sensitive than other dog breeds. Soft punishment affects them emotionally. Corgidors don't tolerate irregular daily routine, noisy household and frequent guest visits really well. They are receptive to their owner's emotions and make wonderful family companions.
Affection Level
How affectionate are they?
Corgidors are genuinely loyal, soft and gentle, loving and affectionate dogs toward their handlers. They enjoy quality time with their owners despite the activity and considered as a great therapy dog for those in need. This breed responds strongly to their handler's emotions because they bond closely. Their happiness is your happiness.
Social Needs
How much social interaction does the Cross between the Corgi and Labrador Retriever. need? Corgidor social needs:
Corgidors need for social interaction is average. This breed likes being around people or other animals, but they don't mind being left alone for a few hours either.
Barking
Do Corgidor dogs bark a lot? Why does my Cross between the Corgi and Labrador Retriever. bark?
Low to Average: The Corgidor rarely barks. This breed could be a good choice if you're looking for a quiet breed. They don't bark unless there is a good reason. Top reasons for barking: protection, alarm, fear, boredom, attention seeking, greeting, separation anxiety, compulsive barking.
Watchdog Ability
Is Corgidor good as a watchdog?
Corgidors are one of the best watchdogs. Their main job is to observe and they're very consistent in their effort. The best vocal cords and sense of hearing belong to them. Usually, they're very territorial and protective about their property, so the Corgidor dogs will alert you if they sense something different.
Territorial
Do Corgidor dogs have an aggressive behavior to protect their territory?
Corgidors strongly protect their territory. This breed is a complete security guard, so you don't have to be afraid in case of danger.
Biting Potential
Do Corgidor bite humans? How likely are you to get bitten from the Cross between the Corgi and Labrador Retriever.? What are the odds of getting bitten by a Corgidor? Why do dog bites happen?
Low
The Corgidor has a low chance of biting somebody. Top reasons for dog bite: protection, pain, excitement, herding instinct, being provoked. (Data based on the available online bite statistics.)
Mouthiness
How much mouthing/nipping/play biting does the Corgidor do?
Corgidors have an average tendency to nip, chew, play-bite, or herd people. It's a common habit during puppyhood, not aggressive behavior. These "bites" don't hurt, but Corgidors need to be taught for a good attitude.
Impulse to Wander or Roam
How likely is the Corgidor to run away? Does this breed explore or wander a lot? Does Corgidor roam?
Corgidors have average wanderlust potential. Sometimes they like to explore the world and they might escape once or twice, but usually, they prefer staying safely at home. Safer to teach them how to get back to you on command.
Prey Drive
Do this canine have a strong prey drive? Does Corgidor have high prey drive?
Corgidors have an average prey drive, which means that they don't have a high impulse to chase and catch something like a cat or any other small aminals, but it might happen. Training can help to achieve good behavior.
Apartment Friendly
Is Corgidor good as an apartment dog? Can they live in a flat?
Corgidors are not the best choice for an apartment lifestyle, but they don't mind being inside if you walk them several times every day.
Adaptability
Are they adaptable and easy-going?
Corgidors adapt to lifestyle changes and different living environments quite okay usually.
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Can you leave this breed home alone?
Just like every puppy, they are prone to panic, cry, bark, whine when they left alone by their owner. With proper socialization and quality time with the dog can solve this problem.
Fighting Dog
Where Corgidor dogs used as a fighting dog in the history?
Not really
In history, this breed was not really used for combat dog.

Good With

Stranger Friendly
Are they friendly with strangers?
Corgidors are stranger friendly dogs.
Child Friendly
Are Corgidor dogs kid-friendly? Are they good with young children? Corgidor and children:
Corgidors are kid-friendly dogs. This breed is a good choice if you have children.
Cat Friendly
How well do Corgidor dogs get along with cats? Are they good with kittens? What is this fido's temperament with cats?
Corgidors are not cat-friendly dogs.
Dog Friendly
Is Corgidor good with other dogs? Are they dog-friendly dogs? How well do Corgidor dogs get along with other dogs? What is this canine temperament with other dogs?
Corgidors are average friendly towards other dogs.
Office Friendly
Are Corgidors good office dogs? Do Corgidors make good office friendly dogs? Can Corgidors be office dogs?
No
Corgidor is not the best dog breed for office environment.
Senior Citizens Friendly
Are they senior citizens friendly dogs? How well do Corgidor dogs get along with the elderly people? What is the Cross between the Corgi and Labrador Retriever. temperament with senior people? Are Corgidor dogs good for elderly owners?
Corgidors are usually recommended for elderly people.
Pet Friendly
Are they pet-friendly dogs? How well do Corgidor dogs get along with other pets? Are Corgidor dogs good with pets? What is this canine temperament with other pets?
Corgidors do best when they’re the only pet at the family.
Good For First Time Owners
Is Corgidor breed good for first-time owners? Do they make a good dog for novice owners?
No
Corgidors are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.
Service Dog
Are they good as service dogs? Can Corgidor be a service dog?
Not really
This breed generally not used as a service dog. A service dog is a term used in the USA to refer to any type of assistance dog specifically trained to help people who have disabilities, such as visual impairment, hearing impairments, mental disorders, seizures, mobility impairment, and diabetes. Service dogs are protected under the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act). Corgidor is not the best breed for service purposes.
Therapy Dog
Are they good as therapy dogs? Can Corgidor be a therapy dog?
Not really
This breed generally not used as a therapy dog. A therapy dog is a dog that might be trained to provide affection, comfort, and love to people in hospitals, retirement homes, nursing homes, schools, hospices, disaster areas, and to people with anxiety disorders or autism. Corgidor is not the best breed for therapeutic purposes.
Detection Dog or Sniffer Dog
Are they good as detection dogs? Can Corgidor be a sniffer dog?
Not really
A detection dog or sniffer dog is a dog that is trained to use its senses (mostly its smell) to detect substances such as explosives, illegal drugs, wildlife scat, currency, blood, and contraband electronics such as illicit mobile phones. Corgidor is not the best breed for detection purposes.
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR)
Are they good as SAR dogs? Can Corgidor be a search and rescue dog?
Not really
The use of dogs in search and rescue (SAR) is a valuable component in wilderness tracking, natural disasters, mass casualty events, and in locating missing people. The Corgidor is not the best breed for SAR purposes.
Boat Dog
Are they good as boat dogs? Can Corgidor be a boat dog?
Not really
Corgidor breed usually doesn't like being on a boat.
Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog
Are they good as cart pulling dogs? Can Corgidor be a drafting dog?
Not really
A drafting dog or draft dog is a dog bred and used for cart pulling. Dogs bred for this work have strong builds and qualities that are needed, strength and determination. Corgidor is not the best breed for drafting purposes.

Health Factors

Health Issues
Is it a healthy breed? Do Corgidor dogs have health problems?
Corgidors are commonly healthy dogs. Vet costs aren't expensive with this breed.
Health Problems
What health problems does the Corgidor breed have? What are the health issues and concerns of the Corgidor breed? Health risks of Corgidor:
Eye ProblemsJoint DysplasiaEar InfectionsBack IssuesObesitySkin Diseases
Life Expectancy
How long do Corgidor dogs live? What is the average lifespan of this breed? How old can a Corgidor be?
10-15 years
Hypoallergenic
Is the Corgidor breed hypoallergenic?
Yes
Corgidors do well with allergy sufferers by causing fewer allergic reaction. However there are no 100% hypoallergenic dogs in the world, there are a variety of breeds that are considered to reduce or minimize the possibility of an allergic response. Coat type isn't necessarily relevant, because most people are allergic to dander (flakes on the dog's skin) or saliva, not actually to dog hair.
No
Corgidors don't do well with allergy sufferers by causing allergic reaction. Some of the dog breeds are even considered to higher the possibility of an allergic response. Coat type isn't necessarily relevant, because most people are allergic to dander (flakes on the dog's skin) or saliva, not actually to dog hair.
Energy Level
How much energy does the Corgidor have?
Corgidors are high energy dogs. Active lifestyle makes them happy.
Exercise Need
How much exercise does this dog need? How much exercise do Corgidor dogs require per day?
Corgidors need quite a lot of exercise. Daily walks should be on schedule. If you live an active life, this breed can be a good choice for you.
Sleeping Need
How much sleep does this fido need?
Corgidors don't need too much sleep. They are energetic and desire to live an active life. If you think naps are overrated, this breed can be the best choice for you.
Avg. daily food consumption
How much food does the Corgidor need? How often should I feed my canine? What dog products should I buy?
4 to 5 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Weight Gain Potential
How easy to gain weight for this dog? Corgidor risk for obesity:
Average to High. If you don't pay attention to the Corgidor's weight, he can easily gain weight. More than one daily walk should be on schedule. To make your dog happy and fit, feed him with quality dry dog food and live an active life together. Try to find the happy medium between exercise and feeding. If you notice any weight gain, consult your veterinarian and make a diet plan. Reduce unhealthy food and snacks, and measure the Corgidor's weight regularly.
Weather & Climate
Which weather condition is preferred by this dog? Can they tolerate hot and cold weather & climate?
Tolerates warm and cold weather.
Stinkiness
How stinky is this dog? Why does it smell bad and how to get rid of the smell?
Low
The Corgidor has a low chance of bad smell. Top reasons for dog stinkiness: infection of bad tooth/ear/skin folds, gas attacks.
Drooling tendency
Does the Corgidor drool?
The Corgidor is a perfect example for low drooling tendency. If you dislike being covered by slobber spots on your clothes, the Corgidor could be a good choice for you. Drooling is the unintentional saliva flowing outside of the mouth. It can be completely normal or a sign of a health problem. Certain dog breeds drool less than others, just like the Corgidor. If you notice any change in your dog's drooling habit, you should contact a vet as soon as possible.

Reproducibility

Gestation Length
How long does this dog's pregnancy last? How long is the Corgidor pregnant? How long does it take to have this dog puppies? Corgidor pregnancy time period:
60-64 days
Reproductive cycle of the female Corgidor: The first period called Proestrus lasts for about 9 days. During this time the females start to attract males. You can notice by swelling vulva and bloody discharge. The second part is the Estrus when the bitch is receptive for the male. It lasts for about 3 to 11 days. The sign of the proestrus part is the soft and enlarged vulva. The discharge decreases and lightens in color. The third part is the Diestrus. Normally, it occurs around day 14. In this period the bitch’s discharge changes for vivid red and coming to its end. The vulva returns to average, and she will no longer permit mating. The fourth part called the Anestrus. The time frame between heat periods normally lasts about six months.
How often can the Corgidor have a litter? Once a year.
More frequent breeding is not healthy. It is very important not to buy a dog from a puppy mill, where the needs of the pups and their mothers are ignored. It's an inhumane high-volume dog breeding facility, where puppies born several times a year.
Litter Size
How many puppies can the Corgidor have? What is the average litter size of this fido?
4-8 puppies

Pros & Cons of Corgidor

Pros
  • Intelligent Rank: Very smart: Corgidor is an excellent dog breed.
  • Health Issues: Corgidors are commonly healthy dogs.
  • Hypoallergenic: Corgidors do well with allergy sufferers by causing fewer allergic reaction.
  • Grooming: Easy to groom: The Corgidor doesn't require a lot of grooming.
  • Drooling tendency: The Corgidor is a perfect example for low drooling tendency.
  • Stinkiness: The Corgidor has a low chance of bad smell.
  • Watchdog Ability: Corgidors are one of the best watchdogs.
  • Child Friendly: Corgidors are kid-friendly dogs.
  • Senior Citizens Friendly: Corgidors are usually recommended for elderly people.
Cons
  • Shedding Level: Corgidors are heavy shedders.
  • Weight Gain Potential: Average to High.
  • Cat Friendly: Corgidors are not cat-friendly dogs.
  • Office Friendly: Corgidor is not the best dog breed for office environment.
  • Good For First Time Owners: Corgidors are not good for novice owners, due to their stubborn personality.

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