A true symbol of finesse and Hollywood among dogs is definitely a Poodle. But this time we will present the Miniature Poodle. Sweet creature among dogs.
There are records and books with pictures of a dog that is very similar to the Miniature Poodle. These books date from the XVI century. By the XVIII century this breed was formed. A popular hunting dog but also a dog favored for cuddling. In Europe in the XIX century was used as a water dog, while in England Miniature Poodle was part of the nobility. In the middle of the XX century’s popularity extended to the whole world.
Winston Churchill had two lovers of the breed. These were Rufus I and Rufus II. This particularly affected the popularity. Many Hollywood stars have been photographed with a Miniature Poodle in their arms.
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APPEARANCE AND ANATOMY
Miniature Poodle has harmonious proportions. A special feature is curly hair. It is very harmonious build, but still gives the impression of elegance and pride. Has specific proudly holding and aristocratic look. It has a very graceful gait, a fun gaming and smooth motion.
The ideal size for a Miniature Poodle is from 11 to 14 inches.
HEAD: classy, rectilinear, in proportion to the body, beautifully built. Skull oval from the top, convex from the side.
NOSE: open nostrils, it can be black or brown.
LIPS: moderately developed, rather tight, of medium fullness, can be black or brown.
TEETH: scissor bite, strong teeth.
CHEEKS: not prominent, shaped on the bones.
EYES: sharp, slightly slanted, almond-shaped, black or dark brown.
EARS: quite long, falling over the face, flat, rounded at the top, covered with long hair.
NECK: strong and slightly arched, of medium length.
BACK: short, tight top line.
CLUTCHES: small, solid, hard and thick pads.
TAIL: set high, it may be natural or docked, on the movement carried the scythe.
FRONT LEGS: vertical, parallel, muscular.
REAR LEGS: viewed from the rear, parallel, muscular, well developed.
SKIN: flexible, not loose, pigmented.
HAIR: curly, plentiful, woolly, wrapped very tight, elastic, resistant to the pressure of the hands, thick, equal length, equal curls.
COLOR: one color, black, brown, gray, orange, yellow-brown, red-yellow-brown.
CHARACTER AND BEHAVIOR
Miniature Poodle dog is known for its loyalty. Able is a lot to learn and it can turn in a very pleasant dog and friend.
It is highly intelligent and playful dog, always willing to play, exercise or running. Because of his temperament is often used in circus shows. Lively dog who always informs his boss about all the events in the neighborhood. It is an excellent swimmer and has an innate love of the water. Use every opportunity to bathe.
They need daily physical and mental stimulation.
Miniature Poodle is a great band in relationship with children. The right partner for the game and everyday action.
ADAPTATION AND CONDITIONS OF LIFE
Miniature Poodle is a demanding dog. If you do not have enough free time, consider carefully whether the Miniature Poodle is a right choice for you. Will appreciate the time you set aside for training and tasking.
Not an ideal choice for the home environment because they need a lot of space to play and movement. Because of expressed emotion, rude behavior of his boss or household members will not tolerate.
If failures occur in education, you can get nervous dog, which will exert all its disadvantages to humans or other dogs. Like to spend the night near his owner, so the yard is not the ideal choice.
But if you do everything right, Miniature Poodle will render all the indicated love. Miniature Poodle can be your faithful companion through all situations. A true companion in the game and have fun.
MINIATURE POODLE SEEN BY CHILDREN
HEALTH PROBLEMS AND CARE
Miniature Poodle by a rule do not shed. But requires regular brushing and haircut. If this is not done the hair can grow and rapidly binds. This can bring a messy look, but and skin problems. Brushing is done every three days.
It belongs to a group of healthy dogs. For the sake of good mental health is needed everyday interaction with people.
Adequate nutrition is essential as a dog would have good physical abilities. This can be observed and visually. If the waist is expressed, the dog has a normal weight. But if all other skeletal parts are expressed, then the dog is lean.