Not quite as intelligent, easily trained or child-friendly as the Standard Poodle, but still very bright and love to learn.
Exercise/Activity Level: Still thrives on exercise and will easily adore 1 hour or more.They enjoy a busy life and love to be included in all family pursuits. Miniatures adapt to life in more confined quarters as long as they get adequate exercise.
Size: 10 inches or less
Weight: Weigh up to 11lbs
Town or Country:
Best Suited for: Town households, either families with older children or singles and couples. They can be great for people with limited mobility and apartment dwellers.
Living Space: Medium living and garden space required.
Children: Getting along with the kids, Lively and affectionate, they make wonderful companion dogs.
Sociability with strangers:
Sociability with animals or other dogs: the cat and the guinea pig is no problem for the poodle.
Noise Level: They can be barky
Known Health Issues: