Pembroke is a common housedogs, which is is a strong, energetic and very affectionate. It in fact comes from hearding dogs which were used to heard cattle. They can be easily trained. As they are very active, they need good exercise else it tends to gain weight. Pembroke comes with a double coat which means good grooming, brushing is necessary to retain it’s beauty. He is a loving companion with his family, suspicious of strangers and polite with guests. Pembroke is suitable for Apartments, tolerates cold weather better. He barks a lot and sheds a little too much. Even though they are intelligent, they can be stubborn ant the same time – hence good training is required.