Poodle Facts

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  • The Poodle, though often equated to the beauty with no brains, is exceptionally smart, active and excels in obedience training.
  • The breed comes in three size varieties, which may contribute to why Poodle is one of the most popular breeds.
  • Poodles can be a variety of solid colors, including white, black, apricot and gray, but never parti-colored.
  • Grooming should be performed often to keep the dog's coat in good shape. Professional trimming or stripping needed.
  • The Poodle is known to listen to commands and obey its owner. Expect fewer repetitions when training this breed.
  • This dog will bark and alert its owners when an intruder is present. It exhibits very protective behavior, acts fearless toward any aggressor, and will do what it takes to guard and protect its family.
  • It needs regular exercise for apartment living and is best with a small to average-size yard. This breed is able to handle most types of hot and cold weather.
  • It will need daily exercise to maintain its shape. Committed and active owners will enjoy performing fitness activities with this breed.
  • This breed is well suited for those who have little experience with dog ownership.
  • This is a suitable breed for kids and is known to be playful, energetic, and affectionate around them.
  • The life expectancy of a poole is around 10 to 13 years