Corgidor:Corgi and Labrador Retriever Mix
Facts & Origin
Labrador Retriever and Corgi Mix - a hybrid breed.
The Labrador Retriever and Corgi mix is a friendly and intelligent dog that is easy to train. They are ideal for families with children and make great watchdogs.
What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?
The typical Labrador Retriever-Corgi mix is a medium-sized dog with a short, compact body. They usually weigh between 20-30 kg and are 40-50 cm tall. They have a short, dense coat that is either black, brown or yellow in color and a thick, fluffy tail. They have long, floppy ears and a broad, flat head. Their eyes are typically brown or black.
|Origin||England / UK|
|Life expectancy||10 - 15 years|
|FCI group||not recognised|
|AKC group||not recognised|
|KC group||not recognised|
Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits of Labrador Retriever and Corgi Mix - Such is probably his nature.
Introducing the Labrador Retriever-Corgi mix, also known as the "corgidor". This unique cross between two of the most popular dog breeds in the world is an amazing companion animal. Corgidors are highly intelligent and have a natural affinity for people. They are also very playful, which makes them ideal pets for families with children.
Corgidors usually inherit the best traits of both their parents. They have the friendly, outgoing personality of the Lab and the stubby legs and large ears of the Corgi. Puppies are usually born with a medium to long coat that is dense and soft. The most common coat colors are black, brown, and white, but occasionally Corgidors can be found with blue or red tinged coats.
The average life expectancy of a Corgidor is 12-14 years. Like both of their parents, they are prone to certain health disorders such as hip and elbow dysplasia, obesity, and eye problems. Be sure to talk to your veterinarian to ensure the Corgidor stays healthy and happy throughout its life.
Health and breeding information
What diseases can affect Labrador Retriever and Corgi Mix.
There are many diseases that can affect the Labrador Retriever-Corgi mix. Some of the more common ones include hip and elbow dysplasia, flatulence, allergies, and epilepsy. Other less common diseases that have occurred in this breed include deafness, cancer, and hypothyroidism. Hip and elbow dysplasia are both inherited conditions that can cause joint pain and disability. Bloating is a potentially life-threatening condition that can occur when the stomach twists and fills with air. Allergies are a common problem in all dogs, but Labrador Retrievers are especially prone to them. Epilepsy is a neurological condition that can cause seizures. Deafness can be congenital or acquired, and it can affect one or both ears. Cancer is a leading cause of death in all dogs, and the Labrador Retriever-Corgi mix is no exception. Hypothyroidism is a hormonal disorder that can cause a number of problems, including weight gain, hair loss, and lethargy.
What does this mixed breed look like?
The Labrador Retriever-Corgi mix's coat is medium length and creamy white in color with black patches. The undercoat is thick and dense and provides insulation and protection from the elements. The coat is low maintenance and only requires regular brushing and occasional bathing.
|Ear shape||Standing Ears - Triangle|
|Tail||short - lang|
|Anatomy||hefty, rugged, massive|
|Size ♀||25 - 60 cm|
|Weight ♀||9 - 32 kg|
|Size ♂||25 - 63 cm|
|Weight ♂||9 - 32 kg|
Often occur with allergies and intolerances.
Elbow dysplasia (ED)
Elbow joint dysplasia is a chronic disease complex of the elbow joint of fast growing dog breeds.
In some breeds, joint damage can occur later in life, affecting the musculoskeletal system.
Hip dysplasia (HD)
The hip dysplasia or hip joint dysplasia of the dog (HD) is a maldevelopment of the hip joint.
Often, unfortunately, the dogs very much under excess weight. But the dogs themselves are never to blame!
A Labrador Retriever-Corgi mix usually has the build of a corgi and the head and ears of a Labrador Retriever.
A Labrador-Retriever-Corgi mix usually grows to about the size of a Corgi, which is 10 to 12 inches high at the shoulder.
A Labrador Retriever and Corgi mix usually has the character of a Labrador Retriever that is friendly, outgoing and enthusiastic.
A Labrador-Retriever-Corgi mix needs moderate exercise, such as a daily walk or play session.
A mix of Labrador Retriever and Corgi, it has a short, dense coat that is easy to groom.
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