Country of Origin: France
  • Activity Level: moderate
  • Grooming Level: high
  • Trainability: high
  • Adaptability: high
  • Kid/Pet Friendly: sometimes
  • Average Size: Medium
  • Average Lifespan: 12 years
  • Prey Drive: moderate
  • Watchdog: aware
  • Registered?: aca, akc
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Standard Poodle Breed Profile

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Shoulder height: 22 – 27 inches. Weight: 45-70 pounds.

It’s coat is either curly or corded.  All colors are permissible.

The Standard Poodle is very intelligent, cheerful, and sensitive.

Standard Poodles are good with children if they are older.

They need to be trimmed, shampooed, and brushed frequently.

The Poodle is a very intelligent dog breed and learns fairly quickly if handled properly.

The Standard Poodle needs little exercise.