Poodles are among the most popular dogs in America, thanks to their regal, intelligent, and loyal nature. Poodles come in a variety of sizes, and most share a similar curly coat. Our poodles have a gentle temperament and are quite intelligent. Poodles are considered one of the best dogs for training, and many people enjoy teaching their poodle tricks and performing with them.
Poodles are hypoallergenic as their coat is hair, not fur. Most owners love to groom their poodles, and we often see adorable hairstyles on Poodles. Poodles are active dogs and love to run, swim, and play. Our sweet Poodles have kind personalities, are incredibly loyal, and will make a wonderful member of your family!
The Poodle has a storied history with origins dating back to the 17th century. The Poodle is called Pudel in German and Caniche in French and is bred as a water dog. Poodles were originally bred as hunting dogs for waterfowl. Poodles are incredibly intelligent and trainable, so they were often used in circus shows where they perform tricks like walking on tightropes and magic performances. Poodles are pretty athletic and need to be active to have a fulfilled life. Thanks to their breeding history, Poodles naturally take to water activities and enjoy spending time near water.
Our Poodles love a good game of fetch, walks, swimming, and snuggling with their loved ones. Poodles are social dogs and enjoy playing with other dogs. Poodles are gentle dogs and loyal to their owners. Poodles take to children well and are wonderful protectors of their family members.
*Sizing can vary based on parents
5 – 10 lbs
Our toy Poodles are agile, graceful, and affectionate. Toy Poodles are intelligent, gentle, and wonderful lap companions.
11 – 15 lbs
Miniature Poodles are devoted, easy to train, and loyal to their families. We know you’ll fall for your Miniature Poodle the moment you lay eyes on them!
16 – 39 lbs
Moyen Poodles are very family-friendly. They are a great size for children because they are not small but they are not big either. They love their people and are gentle.
40 – 55 lbs
Standard Poodles are intelligent, trainable, and protective. Our standards have a light, springy gait and excel with proper training.
Poodles are good-natured dogs and are always up for making their owners laugh. Poodle owners find their pups become members of the family almost instantly due to their love of people and loyalty. Poodles are perfect family dogs because they can quickly train, love children, and enjoy running and playing. Socialization is essential to Poodles as they love being with other dogs and humans. Due to their loyal, loving nature, Poodles prefer to be with their owners instead of being kenneled for long periods.
Poodles are active and highly agile. Poodles can jump quite high, so you need to make sure you have a sturdy fence around your yard that they cannot jump over!
Poodle coats come in various colors, including white, red, parti, black, brown, cream, gray, silver beige, and more! Poodles have curly coats that need brushing to keep them from matting. Many owners prefer to take their pups to the groomers for a clean haircut and appearance. Poodles usually have dropped ears, a leggy appearance with a long muzzle.
Lifespan and Health
On average, Poodles live 12-15 years. Owners can provide their Poodle with the highest quality of life by offering them plenty of exercise and a healthy diet. We have several food recommendations for our Poodles and will provide more information in your welcome packet! Brush your Poodles teeth to prevent decay and infections that can be dangerous.