Hunting in Sweden

Hunting in Sweden

Sweden is one of the Nordic countries which is usually associated with progress and modern living. However, its history goes back thousands of years to the days of the Vikings and even More »

Five Reasons Why You Should Get a Poodle

Five Reasons Why You Should Get a Poodle

The Poodle is a very versatile dog breed which offers a lot in terms of companionship, as well as working skills. Here’s a list of some very good reasons why you should More »

Keeping Your Poodle Healthy

Keeping Your Poodle Healthy

Whatever size of poodle you opt for, you need to bear in mind that these dogs are quite high maintenance and prevention can be a lot better than cure. Basic Care Poodles More »

 

Welcome

If you want to get to know everything about poodles, then you have come to the right place. On this website you will find plenty of information about your favourite breed of dog, the poodle.

There are three main variations of the poodle breed, and we feature information about each and every one of them from the large Standard Poodle, to the Miniature Poodle and the Toy Poodle.

We go into the history of the breed and how it developed from French duck hunting dogs and German water dogs.

You will discover how they got their famed curly coats of hair and the original reasons for it, and you will also be able to read about how the humble working gun dog went on to become a status symbol for the rich, hundreds of years ago.

You will also find a section about how early poodles were used by the military to retrieve arrows that had been fired at the enemy in the days before gunpowder was invented. As well as information about any potential health problems to look out for if you are considering a poodle as a pet.

After years of being looked at as just another eccentric dog breed, Poodles are making a comeback in the hunting arena, and they are highly sought after for their intelligence, swimming ability and the way that they can retrieve quarry without damaging it. The poodle is a truly incredible breed of dog, and this is your one-stop shop for information.

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