About The Breed
These dogs are not only elegant, but they are also extremely athletic. They are highly trainable and carry themselves with a regal attitude. The Poodle will be best in the show no matter where they are.
The Poodle comes in the toy, miniature, and standard conformations. They are squarely built and have long, slender, smooth muscled bodies. Their coats come in the colors of black, white, gray, and apricot. Their coats do not shed, and Poodles are well known for being hypoallergenic.
OriginThe Poodles origin is unclear, but it is said to be refined into its own distinctive breed in France over 1000 years ago. Their primary purpose was a hunting dog used for duck and goose hunting in the French wetlands.
Right Choice?If the Poodle is the breed for you and your family, you will enjoy the company of this regal individual attention that your dog will attract from passers-by. The Poodle will be right at home in an elegant upstate apartment or running in fields on the family farm.
10-20 inches at shoulder