Poodle
Toy 7-11 lbs.
Miniature 11-18 lbs.
Standard 45-60 lbs.
Owning
The Poodle's coat lends itself to a variety of hair styles because it is non-shedding, you can cut their hair any
way you would like. Their traditional cut derives from their duties as a retriever where shorn to protect their joints
in cold water. The Poodle is very active, intelligent, and elegant.

Characteristics
That of a very active, intelligent and elegant-appearing dog, squarely built, well proportioned, moving soundly
and carrying himself proudly. Properly clipped in the traditional fashion and carefully groomed, the Poodle has
about him an air of distinction and dignity peculiar to himself.

Did You Know
The Poodle is the national dog of France. The Standard Poodle is the oldest of the three varieties. The words
Standard, Miniature, and Toy are used to denote size only. All of these are one breed. Poodles are known for
their work retrieving capabilities in the water.