Thursday, June 26, 2008

Little known Facts about Poodles

Did you know that Poodles are not really french, in fact, they originated in central Europe.

The Poodle is one of the smartest breeds in the world. A poodle named Chanda-Leah know over 1000 tricks.

Poodles have a double coat which has the appearance and quality of lamb's wool.

In the beginning, the poodle was meant to be a water dog, retrieving game that was shot down by hunters.

Poodles are great pets for allergy sufferers because they do not shed.

The name "poodle" is a derivative of the old German word "pudein" which translates roughly "to splash in water."

The Poodle was first registered by the American Kennel Club in 1887.

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