Reference Books

Gin the Rescue Corgi 

(who's only interested in reading if the pages are marked with peanut butter)
Pembroke Welsh Corgis​

The Guide to Owning a Pembroke Welsh Corgi, by Sheila Webster Boneham.  Neptune City, N.J.: T.F.H Publications, 2001.

The New Complete Pembroke Welsh Corgi, by Deborah S. Harper. New York: Howell Book House, 1994.

A New Owner’s Guide to Pembroke Welsh Corgis, by Susan M. Ewing. Neptune City, NJ: T.F.H. Publications, 2004.

The New Illustrated Study of The Pembroke Welsh Corgi Standard (2000), ordered from PWCCA, 2850 Daisy Rd., Woodbine, MD 21797.

The Pembroke Welsh Corgi: An Owner’s Guide to a Happy, Health Pet, by Deborah S. Harper. New York: Howell Book House, 1999

The Pembroke Welsh Corgi: Family Friend and Farm Hand, by Susan M. Ewing. New York: Howell Book House, 2000.

Pembroke Welsh Corgis, by Ria Niccoli. Neptune City, NJ: T.F.H. Publications, 1995.
Welsh Corgis: Pembroke and Cardigan, by Richard G. Beauchamp. Hauppauge, N.Y.: Barron’s Educational Series, 1999.

Raising a Puppy

How To Raise a Puppy You Can Live With, by Clarice Rutherford and David H. Neil. 4th ed., revised & updated. Loveland, CO: Alpine Blue Ribbon Books, 2005.

Mother Knows Best:  The Natural Way To Train Your Dog, by Carol Lea Benjamin. New York, N.Y.: Howell Book House, 1985.

The Other End of the Leash: Why We do What We do Around Dogs, by Patricia B. McConnell. New York: Ballantine Books, 2002.

Also check out the several general information pamphlets, written by Patricia B. McConnell, available at:

        “How to be the Leader of the Pack … and Have Your Dog Love Your for It.”(16 pages)       
        “Way to Go: How to Housetrain a Dog of Any Age.” (23 pages)
        "I’ll Be Home Soon! How to Prevent and Treat Separation Anxiety.” (38 pages)
        “Puppy Primer.” (63 pages)

Dog Activities

Raising A Champion: A Beginner’s Guide to Showing Dogs, by A. Meredith John & Carole L. Richards. Corvallis, OR: Well Trained Dog, 2001. (see also:

Health and Medicine

The Doctor’s Book of Home Remedies for Dogs and Cats, by the editors of Prevention Magazine, edited by Matthew Hoffman. Emmaus, PA: Rodale Press, 1996.

Dog Owner’s Home Veterinary Handbook, by James M. Giffin & Liisa Carlson. 3rd ed. New York: Howell Book House, 2000.

Getting in Touch with Your Dog: A Gentle Approach to Influencing Behavior, Health and Performance, by Linda Tellington-Jones with Gudrun Braun. North Pomfret, VT: Trafalgar Square Publishing, 2001.

The Holistic Guide for a Healthy Dog, by Wendy Volhard & Kerry Brown. 2nd ed. Foster City, CA: Howell Book House, 2000.

How to Meditate with Your Dog: An Introduction to Meditation for Dog Lovers, by James Jacobson & Kristine Chandler Madera. Kihei, Hawaii: Maui Media, 2005.