It’s Halloween – the little ghosts and ghouls are out, your pumpkins are eerily flickering on your porch, and your doorbell has just rung, announcing the arrival of more giggling trick-or-treaters. You head to the kitchen to restock your bowl with candy bars….and find nothing but a few wrappers scattered on the floor and one… Read More.
Poodle Grooming Solutions: Which Clippers Are Best?
Poodles are fantastic dogs, of course, but when it comes to hair care, they’re definitely one of the more high maintenance breeds. Their soft, curly coat may be plush and posh, but it also needs care on a daily basis, and a trim at least every 4-6 weeks to keep them looking fantastic. Unfortunately, this… Read More.
Poodle Hair Care 101: Keeping Your Poodle’s Coat in Top Shape
Is there any breed more fashion-forward than a Poodle? Their curly, wavy hair is truly every hairdresser’s dream; shedding far less than most other breeds in general, a poodle’s coat can range from the most elegant champagne color to a deep chocolate. Their wonderful tresses do need regular upkeep, however, and keeping a poodle’s coif… Read More.
Poodle Training Issues
As Poodles are known to be very intelligent and easy to train, they are less prone to exhibiting stubborn behaviour during housetraining. This does not mean, however, that they will never give you headaches along the way. It is important to be aware of the possible issues that may arise when training the breed to… Read More.
The Kind of Toys Poodles Like
Playtime is very important in keeping your poodle fit, happy and healthy. However, it is completely understandable if you don’t have all the time in the world to spare in order to play with your fur baby every single day. What you can do instead is invest in dog toys. They are an excellent way… Read More.
The History of Poodles
Like most breeds, the history of the Poodle is open for speculation. A number of historians believe that the Poodle is the result of crosses between several European water dogs, while others believe that one of the Poodle’s ancestors is the North African Barbet, that ended up in Europe through the Iberian Peninsula. There are… Read More.
Poodle Rescue Organizations
As poodles are well-loved by many people around the world, it comes as no surprise that thousands of dedicated volunteers have formed local and regional rescue organizations that are devoted to placing abandoned and abused poodles in new homes. These rescue organizations are responsible for matching caring pet owners with the poodles in their custody… Read More.
Poodles and Children
The Poodle is known for being a wonderful companion for children. Not only is the breed loyal, the Poodle is also very intelligent and likes to engage in play. As with every breed, however, you should always teach your children how to approach and interact with the Poodle. Young children who are not accustomed to… Read More.
Successful Potty Training
If you are nervous about potty training your Poodle, don’t be. Poodles are highly intelligent and they are known to respond very well to training. Here are five great tips to ensure the potty training process is as smooth and enjoyable as it can be: Develop a feeding routine with your Poodle. Building good habits… Read More.
Games Your Poodle Likes
Keeping your poodle’s mind and body active is key to making sure it stays happy and healthy. One of the best ways to engage your dog with mental and physical activity is to incorporate playtime in their regular schedule. Not only is play known to be good for a dog’s well being, it also helps… Read More.