Assessment of breed characteristics
|Adaptability Definition of how easy a dog is. can adapt to changes in life.|
|Shedding Level Level and frequency of hair loss in animal.|
|Level of tenderness Level and amount of tenderness and affection that the dog gives back in return for attention to itself.|
|Need for Exercise Daily Activity Level dogs.|
|Social need Required number of dog contacts with other animals as well as people.|
|Housing ratio Factor that determines the level of noise and other inconvenience that the dog can deliver to the owners in the ratio the size of the apartment to the size of the dog.|
|Grooming Number of bathing, combing, as well as necessary number of professional grooming sessions required the dog.|
|Friendliness in an unfamiliar environment society with strangers or in an unfamiliar environment.|
|The tendency to bark The tendency to bark and its frequency and volume.|
|Health Issues Potential Health Status dogs.|
|Territorial tendency of the dog to protect his house, yard or even a car owner.|
|Cat friendliness A trend towards cat tolerance and reduced manifestation of hunting instincts.|
|Intelligence Dog’s ability to think and solve emerging difficulties (not to be confused with learning!).|
|Education and training Level of difficulty in training a dog perform certain actions.|
|Friendliness for children Factor determining how much the dog friendly to children, whether she likes to play with them and endure some children’s pranks.|
|Game activity The concept is determined by its very name, and, usually found in almost all dogs.|
|Observability Dog’s ability to detect presence a stranger in his territory.|
|Friendliness for other dogs Dog’s tendency to find common language with other relatives.|
Brief description of the breed
A poodle is a dog with an unrivaled mind and a great clown artistry. Inexhaustible energy and cheerful character make this excellent breed for keeping in almost any family, the most the main thing is not to be lazy to look after the curly hair of a poodle. There is a more fun breed of dog than a poodle. Maybe it’s because of this, poodles are one of the most popular dogs in all the world. Dog breeders are well aware that this breed is smart, fun and easily trained. Poodle hair is both beauty and head pain of the owner. Although dogs of this breed are not prone to abundant molting, however, the coat requires careful care. Optimal option to groom once every 4-6 weeks. Poodle always famous for its unusual haircuts. Many owners of these dogs themselves over time begin to cut animals, creating unique “hairstyles”, but if you do not own such skill, then it is best to turn to professionals. At the same time, fashionable haircuts do not are a prerequisite for keeping poodles. The main thing – this is a thorough care for the hair and its uniform shearing. Without regular haircuts will not only affect the appearance of the dog, but also health. The fact is that with insufficient hair care, various skin can begin to develop diseases. Training these dogs is quite simple. They are ready to docile carry out any commands of the owner, faithfully follow him and be Always near. Dogs are very active, they love to play, especially with children. True, toy poodles are not very suitable because of their size. for active children’s games, but when it comes to older children age then toy poodle will be a great dog option for families with children. Standard poodles need a lot of active exercises, so be prepared to pay a lot of attention your pet for exercise, walking and active games! If your the dog does not realize its full potential, then you risk that things in the house and furniture will be nibbled! This is not surprising, because the animal must throw out energy somewhere! The color of the poodles can be very diverse: light apricot, black, fawn, brown, ash, coffee, red, white. There are two-tone poodles, as well as poodles with spots on the eyes, like a Doberman. The breed has become extremely popular and widespread throughout the world. Poodles take part in various exhibitions and competitions, in including sports, while they are not nearly inferior to such breeds like Labrador Retriever and Golden Retriever.
Photo of poodle dogs |
Poodles were bred in Germany, their German name is “Pudel” literally means “splashing in the water”, this once again confirms the hunting nature of the dog bred for duck hunting. Ordinary poodles are the oldest representatives of the breed. Often it is these poodles that become owners of fancy haircuts. By the way, today haircuts are performed for beauty, but true dog breeders know that extraordinary hairstyles of poodles, in the first all must have excellent heat retention! Somewhat later appeared dwarf or, as they are also called, miniature poodles. These dogs immediately won the arenas of many circuses thanks to its attractiveness and artistry. Toy poodle is the smallest representative of this breed. He is as popular as his other Kindred. So, if you want to have a fun and smart dog, which will be your faithful friend, then the poodle is exactly that the breed you were looking for!
Despite the extravagant haircuts, poodles are not fragile and shy animals. They are sociable, friendly, love to run, frolic. Not many people know that this breed was originally bred. to assist during hunting for waterfowl. Poodle – this is a real family dog that is ready all day long play with children, and in the evening lie down by the bed or by the fireplace, or better – at the feet of the owner. These dogs also make excellent the guards. They are attentive and curious, therefore they always sound the alarm. at the slightest suspicion of danger. The poodle will be great the choice for any family, including those owners who had never kept dogs before.
Maintenance and care
Poodle hairstyles can be performed in a variety of manners and styles. There are classic haircuts, but more and more popular. enjoy modern, the appearance of which will depend on your desire and imagination of the hairdresser himself. Beyond depending on the haircut, all poodles need regular combing and care. Between Shedding Dog Hair are constantly growing. With insufficient care they will become confused and spread throughout the house. Poodles are usually bought every three weeks. The same rule applies to clipping claws. Many owners of these dogs groom themselves, but for this needs some preparation. Check your ears regularly your pet for discharge, inflammation, or signs infections. You need to clean your ears with special swabs, avoiding the use of cotton wool. A solution for ear treatment is best obtained from veterinarian.To maintain the gums and teeth in good condition, and also in order to prevent bad breath from the oral cavity dogs, you must regularly brush your pet’s teeth. Better to teach him to this procedure from an early age.
Training and training
Poodles are very trained and trained. They are just everything grab on the fly, with no special motivation required. These dogs are good and appreciative students. After the main course you can move on to more complex tasks and begin Train your pet in difficult tricks. These cute dogs They love to learn new things, therefore they are always ready to study.
Health and Disease
The average life expectancy of a large poodle is 10-15 years old. To the main diseases that are found among representatives of this breed of dogs include: epilepsy, dysplasia Hip, Legg-Calve-Perthes syndrome, dilated cardiomyopathy, dislocation of the patella, progressive atrophy retina, sebaceous adenitis, skin diseases, kidney disease and von Willebrand disease.