Links & Publications
Pembroke Welsh Corgi Club of America, Inc.
The national parent club for this breed - web site offers information on breeders, rescue programs, shows, etc. Links to regional club pages are given.
American Kennel Club
Web site offers a wide range of information on selecting a breed, finding a reputable breeder, responsible dog ownership, conformation and performance events, national breed clubs, etc.
Pembroke Welsh Corgi Club of Greater Atlanta
The pages on why to buy from a responsible breeder are excellent!
Information on the ongoing Degenerative Myelopathy (DM) Study in the PWC
Orthopedic Foundation for Animals (OFA)
This is a national registry for diagnosis and evaluation of inherited skeletal defects and diseases, including hip displasia.
The New Complete Pembroke Welsh Corgi
by Harper is the best hardcover devoted to the breed. Won a national award for excellent research and writing - many photographs, provides a fine history of the breed from its beginnings to modern show dogs. This book contains the AKC standard for the breed.
Highly recommended for puppy buyers:
Mother Knows Best-the natural method of dog training
(hardcover) by Carol Lea Benjamin.
How to Raise a Puppy You Can Live With
Best publication for families considering a rescued dog:
Second Hand Dog
by Carol Lea Benjamin.
Excellent common sense home training reference:
What All Good Dogs Should Know
(paperback) by Volhard and Bartlett.
Pure delight about living with, and loving Corgis:
Puppy Kisses Are Good For The Soul
(paperback) by Howard Weinstein. The excellent training section is a bonus!