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Poodle (Standard)

Size: 37.5-38.5 cm
Weight: 20.5-32 kg
Coat: Thick and dense
Colour: All solid colours
Lifespan: Approx. 13 years
Activity Level: High.

Characteristics & Personality

Key attributes – kind, affectionate, calm, loyal, reliable, high spirited.

Poodles are an affectionate, responsive, and energetic breed of dog that can be trained easily, and they make for an excellent and loyal companion. They also tend to be a good-natured and loveable pet. Poodles also love active owners and trips to the park.

Compatibility with: (Scale: 1 - caution to 5 - excellent)

  Scale
Owners Affectionate 5
Children Usually good 3
Other pets Good 3
Strangers Friendly 4
Unfamiliar dogs Friendly 4

Owner Profile

An active owner to keep up with a poodle’s energy and give it the attention and affection it loves.

This is general information only and all dogs should be properly socialised, provided training and supervised around children


Source: Bailey,G,'Choosing the Right Dog for You'
http://www.dogproblemssolved.com/choosing-the-right-dog-for-you-book