Toy Poodle is native of Germany and its name means “splash in the water” due to its work as water retriever. It was used as circus dog due to its characteristics such as intelligence, love of performing and its ability to learn tricks.
It is a non-shedding breed with a sweet face and a coat colored in blue, black, white, gray, silver, brown, apricot and cream. It has curly, wiry and dense coat with a unique texture that can be trimmed, clipped, groomed, shaved or cut in different interesting shapes.
Toy Poodle is happy, friendly, smart, sweet, sociable, gentle, lively, loyal and devoted to its owner. It has a great sense of humor and loves to perform tricks that involve its agility and its brain.
Toy Poodle is a playful dog that has to be early socialized and correctly trained. It is easy to train as it likes to please its owner. Pay attention to not leave it alone for too long periods as it tends to develop separation anxiety and do not spoil it too much as it will become attention needy. Instead, offer it a consistent training and a firm guidance to become a well-rounded dog.
Toy Poodle is a tiny sized dog that adapts very well to apartment living.
It has a fine and curly coat that has to be clipped regularly. Brush it on a regular basis and trim its nails every week or two.
Toy Poodle has lots of energy and loves to play and run. Take it to daily walks and play sessions. Exercise it daily and you’ll have a happy dog.
Offer your Toy Poodle the best quality dry food to keep it healthy. It is prone to dental problems and dry food will help to avoid tooth decay and tooth loss. Also, feed it many times a day to avoid hypoglycemia.
Toy Poodle can develop health problems such as dental issues, hemophilia, epilepsy, deafness, diabetes, heart defects, digestive problems, eye problems and ear infections. If it is well cared, it can reach 15 years or more.
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