A deep dive into the Queen’s love of corgis

A deep dive into the Queen’s love of corgis

Young Princess Elizabeth with two corgi dogs at her home in July 1936 (Picture: Lisa Sheridan/Getty Images) On the grounds of Windsor Castle (Picture: Getty/Tim Graham Photo Library)While lots of Queen Elizabeth’s pet names have been traditional – such as Monty, Susan and Holly, to Emma, Linnet, Noble, Willow and Heather – there have been a number of wildcards, too.

A free pop-up corgi photo studio is coming to London for the Jubilee

A free pop-up corgi photo studio is coming to London for the Jubilee

Cosy up (Picture: Lucy Young)Interact with cute dogs without spending a penny.Royalists and dog fans can pose for pictures with real corgis in a pop-up photo studio.

A Corgi café is coming to central London for the Platinum Jubilee

A Corgi café is coming to central London for the Platinum Jubilee

Look at that face (Picture: Nataliya Vaitkevich) Adorable (Picture: Nataliya Vaitkevich) It’s giving Insta vibes (Picture: Nataliya Vaitkevich) The snacks will be sweet too (Picture: Nataliya Vaitkevich) The Queen loves Corgis (Picture: Nataliya Vaitkevich)For older guests and Corgis, there will be a ‘chill zone’ to rest in, also suitable for more nervous pups.

Queen is ‘too frail to walk her corgis and may never take them out again’

Queen is ‘too frail to walk her corgis and may never take them out again’

Concerns over the Queen’s health have grown since she spent a night in hospital in October (Picture: Getty Images/REX)The Queen has become too frail to walk her beloved corgis, according to palace sources.

Queen releases dog perfume that smells of ‘coastal walks’

Queen releases dog perfume that smells of ‘coastal walks’

Her Majesty released a range of dog biscuits in August 2021 (Picture: Bav Media)It’s fair to say things have been hectic in the Royal Family recently – but the Queen has still found time to release a perfume for dogs .

Queen Elizabeth joined by dorgi as she begins celebrations for Platinum Jubilee — see pics

Queen Elizabeth joined by dorgi as she begins celebrations for Platinum Jubilee — see pics

STEVE PARSONS / Getty ImagesThe queen’s dog Candy, a dorgi breed (mix between a corgi and a dachshund), also made an appearance in the Oak Room at Windsor Castle, looking for some affection from the monarch.

H&M launches a new collection of snazzy knitwear for your dog

H&M launches a new collection of snazzy knitwear for your dog

Each of the cartoon jumpers are available in a variety of colours – white, grey, beige, and lilac – so your dog can rock their stylish jumpers every day of the week.

Tim Dowling: I fear we may be getting a kitten. Or worse, a corgi

Tim Dowling: I fear we may be getting a kitten. Or worse, a corgi

I look down.“Not now,” I say.‘No, of course I don’t like corgis.’ Illustration: Peter Gamlen/The GuardianA few days later my wife rings me.“Do you like corgis?” she says.“What does that mean?” I say.“We’re going to look at a kitten,” my wife says.

What job was your dog born to do and which breed suits your lifestyle

What job was your dog born to do and which breed suits your lifestyle

(Image: Getty)If your dog is a Bloodhound, Dachshund or Greyhound, these breeds were bred to assist in hunting.(Image: Getty)Several breeds within the toy dog group were originally bred in ancient China in order to fit inside the sleeves of a man’s robe.

Why does The Queen love corgis and how many does she have?

Why does The Queen love corgis and how many does she have?

Queen Elizabeth II received her first corgi when she was seven (Picture: Lisa Sheridan/Studio Lisa/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)In 1933, when Her Majesty was seven years old, her father King George VI brought home Dookie, a Pembrokeshire Welsh corgi.

Queen Elizabeth adds 2 furry family members — corgi puppies!

Queen Elizabeth adds 2 furry family members — corgi puppies!

Queen Elizabeth II and her corgis and dorgis meet players and officials from the New Zealand Rugby League Team, the All Golds, inside the Bow Room at Buckingham Palace on Oct. 16, 2007, in London, England.

Queen Elizabeth's beloved dorgi Vulcan dies, leaving her with just 1 dog

Queen Elizabeth's beloved dorgi Vulcan dies, leaving her with just 1 dog

The queen reportedly engineered the mix years ago by breeding past generations of her corgis with dachshunds belonging to her late sister, Princess Margaret.The last of Queen Elizabeth's corgis, Whisper, died in 2018, leaving her with her two dorgis, Vulcan and Candy.

Queen’s dorgi Vulcan dies leaving her with just one dog left

Queen’s dorgi Vulcan dies leaving her with just one dog left

Queen Elizabeth II with a corgi at Windsor (Picture: EMPICS Entertainment)News of Vulcan’s death comes days after the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge lost their nine-year-old dog Lupo.

Corgi lands job as farm’s sheepdog

Corgi lands job as farm’s sheepdog

Daphne takes it upon herself to herd the sheep most days, and absolutely loves being outside and hard at work with the other dogs.

Meet Lilo – the Corgi who can throw basketball trick shots

Meet Lilo – the Corgi who can throw basketball trick shots

Lilo the corgi showing off her talent (Picture: @aircorg / SWNS.COM)‘She used to go to daycare or chase the neighbours kid’s dogs daily, but with social distancing it was pretty rough on her social time.

Corgi police dog retires after seven years sniffing out crime

Corgi police dog retires after seven years sniffing out crime

Redhead’s short stature came in handy when sniffing objects close to the ground (Picture: TASS/Getty) Redhead and his owner Olga Chumarova (Picture: TASS/Getty) Redhead has a natural talent for tricks and commands (Picture: TASS/Getty)But where Redhead lacked in size and strength, he more than made up for it with obedience, agility and talent for tricks and commands.

Labrador retriever tops the list of most popular dogs in America (again!)

Labrador retriever tops the list of most popular dogs in America (again!)

The German shepherd, golden retriever and French Bulldog all followed Labradors but the Pembroke Welsh corgi made it into the top ten for the first time, knocking out the Yorkshire terrier.

Cat and corgi become best friends as lockdown brings them together

Cat and corgi become best friends as lockdown brings them together

For one family, lockdown has brought together a cat and corgi who are now the best of friends.Gilbert the ragdoll cat and Lucy the corgi puppy have bonded in lockdown (Picture: Adam Kopley / SWNS.COM).

Corgi falling asleep after playing with dragon fruit gives owners a right scare

Corgi falling asleep after playing with dragon fruit gives owners a right scare

But after running over to the doggo, they soon realised Gody the corgi was just having a nap after a hard day chowing down some dragon fruit which we know is red on the outside.

Bridesmaids surprise bride with a puppy as a wedding gift after her dog died

Bridesmaids surprise bride with a puppy as a wedding gift after her dog died

The puppy served as a ring bearer at the wedding (Picture: Caters News Agency)‘I couldn’t believe what was going on – I was so excited to see my best friends who live far away that I didn’t even notice him at first.