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Buddy Breeds

The Poodle is a highly intelligent, friendly, and versatile breed originally bred for hunting and retrieving in water. They come in three sizes: Toy, Miniature, and Standard. Poodles are known for their unique curly coats and are considered hypoallergenic due to their minimal shedding.

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Poodles come in 3 sizes: Toy (up to 10 inches), Miniature (10-15 inches), and Standard (over 15 inches).

energy level

Poodles are energetic and playful, enjoying daily walks, games, and activities.

exercise needs

Poodles need regular exercise to stay happy and healthy, like walks, playtime, or dog sports.


Highly intelligent and eager to please, Poodles can excel in obedience and agility training.


Ranked among the smartest breeds, Poodles are quick learners and problem solvers.


Poodles adapt well to various environments, from city apartments to suburban homes.

with kids

Poodles are gentle, patient, and loving companions for children of all ages.

with other pets

Friendly and social, Poodles generally get along well with other dogs and pets.

in cold climates

Poodles can tolerate cold weather, but should have access to warmth and shelter.

in hot climates

Poodles can handle hot climates, but need shade, water, and breaks during hot weather.


Poodles have minimal shedding, making them a good choice for people with allergies.


Poodles require regular grooming, including brushing, bathing, and professional clipping.

bark tendency

Poodles have average bark tendencies and may bark for various reasons, such as alerting their owners or during playtime.

health issues

Poodles are generally healthy, but regular veterinary checkups and preventative care are still necessary.