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Queen Elizabeth Says Heartbreaking Goodbye To One Of Her Two “Dorgis”

Posted On: Dec 4, 2020   |   Posted By: iHeart Dogs

Queen Elizabeth Says Heartbreaking Goodbye To One Of Her Two “Dorgis”

Queen Elizabeth II is known for her love for dogs, specifically Corgis. Over the years, she's had over 30 different Corgis in her family, many of which were descendants of Susan, the Corgi she got for her 18th birthday. In 2015, she decided to stop breeding Corgis because she didn't want any of her dogs to outlive her.
In 2018, her last two Corgis died, but she still had two Dachshund/Corgi mixes with her. She called the adorable mixed breeds “Dorgis” and she planned for those two adorable pups to be her last dogs in life. But even at 94 years old, it seems that she might outlive her dogs.
Image: thequeenscorgis/Instagram
Vulcan and Candy
Vulcan and Candy the Dorgis are Queen Elizabeth's last living dogs. The Queen spent lots of quality time with them this year due to the lockdown, and it was time well spent. After all, she knew her dogs were aging just like her.
Toward the end of 2020, just weeks before Christmas, Vulcan passed away. The exact details of his death are unclear, but it seems to be due to “old...

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