PURINA: Your Pet, Our Passion

TO ALL PET LOVERS: We would like to assure you that we are considered an essential business. Purina is operating as normal, our supply chains are open and all efforts are being made to ensure we can keep the stores stocked with product as best as we can during these uncertain times. We ask everyone to shop as normally as possible and to be considerate to ensure everyone can get the food they need for their pets. Please be kind, patient and considerate to other shoppers and all store staff during what is an unsettling time for all. Enjoy the extra time at home with loved ones, your pets will no doubt love having you home. We are still here for you, if you need any assistance our Pet Care Advisors are still available on 0800 738 847 or AskPurina@nz.nestle.com.

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Poodle

Dignified, elegant and affectionate, the Poodle originated in Germany as a water retriever. The breed has three size varieties. Besides his beauty, the Poodle is known for his superior intelligence and learning ability. The active Poodle can live in many living situations as long as he receives daily exercise. His hypoallergenic coat requires regular grooming.
Living Considerations
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Suitable for apartment living if adequately exercised
  • Good with children
Did you know?
Famous Poodle owners include musician "Weird Al" Yankovic, philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer, composer Ludwig van Beethoven, authors John Steinbeck and Gertrude Stein, and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill.
Also Known As:
Pudle
Caniche
Barbone
Poodle
  • Size Toy, Small/Medium or Large
  • Height Toy - 25 centimetres or less at the shoulder
    Miniature - over 25 but under 38 centimetres
    Standard - at least 38 centimetres
  • Weight Toy - 4.5 kilograms or less
    Miniature - 11.5 to 13.5 kilograms
    Standard - 18 to 32 kilograms
  • Coat Medium
  • Energy Medium
  • Colour Solid blue, grey, silver, brown, café-au-lait, apricot, or cream
  • Activities Agility, Conformation, Hunting Tests, Obedience, Rally Obedience, Tracking
  • Indoor/Outdoor Indoor