Facts & Origin
Coton de Tuléar and Poodle Mix - a hybrid breed.
The Coton de Tuléar and Poodle mix are friendly, playful and intelligent dogs that are great for families with children. They are also easy to train and make excellent companion dogs.
What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?
The Coton de Tuléar Poodle mix breed typically has a soft, fluffy coat that is either white or cream in color. They have a relatively short body and usually weigh between 4 and 8 kg. They are also known as one of the smaller Poodle mixes, with a height of only 30-40 cm.
|France - Germany
|12 - 17 years
|low - high
Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits of Coton de Tuléar and Poodle mix - Such is probably his nature.
The Coton de Tuléar and Poodle mix is very popular among many dog owners, as the mixed breeds have little hair and are very intelligent. These dogs are usually friendly and make excellent family dogs. However, before you decide to add one of these puppies to your household, you should read up on the character and keeping requirements of this particular mixed breed.
In terms of personality, the Coton de Tuléar and the Poodle mix are outgoing and sociable dogs. They enjoy being around people and other animals and are great for obedience training. Although they are not usually aggressive, they can be protective of their family and home.
This mixed breed is also known to be very active and needs plenty of exercise. A daily walk or run will suffice, but if you don't have the time to exercise regularly, this may not be the breed for you.
As for grooming, the Coton de Tuléar and Poodle mix does not shed much and only needs brushing a few times a week. However, because the Coton de Tuléar has a Poodle parent, its coat is prone to matting and knotting if not brushed regularly.
Finally, the Coton de Tuléar Poodle mix is a relatively low maintenance dog when it comes to keeping. They are generally healthy and do not require much veterinary care. However, they are prone to separation anxiety, so it is important to find a dog sitter or daycare provider who can provide plenty of socialization and attention when you are away from home.
What diseases can occur in Coton de Tuléar and Poodle Mix.
The Coton de Tuléar-Poodle mix is a mixed breed of dog that is a cross between the Coton de Tulear and the Poodle. These dogs are known to be very affectionate and loving and make excellent pets. However, like all mixed breeds, they can be prone to certain health problems.
One health problem that Coton de Tuléar Poodle mixes are prone to is a condition known as Legg-Calve-Perthes disease. This is a condition in which the blood supply to the femoral head or femur is interrupted. This can cause the bone to die and eventually crumble. Symptoms of this disease include limping, pain and joint stiffness.
Another health problem that Coton de Tuléar Poodle mixes are prone to is von Willebrand disease. This is a blood clotting disorder that can be potentially life-threatening. Symptoms of this disease include nosebleeds, bleeding gums and excessive bruising.
If you are considering getting a Coton de Tuléar Poodle mix, it is important to talk to your veterinarian about these potential health issues.
What does this mixed breed look like?
The coat of a Coton de Tuléar Poodle mix is usually white, but can also be cream, apricot or red. The hair is soft, dense and curly and can be either wavy or crimped. The coat must be brushed and groomed regularly to prevent matting and tangles.
|long - medium
|wavy - curly
|fanned out - lang
|dainty, slim, sporty
|23 - 60 cm
|4 - 28 kg
|26 - 60 cm
|4 - 28 kg
|suitable for allergy sufferers, Beginner, Children, Seniors, suitable for allergy sufferers, Beginner, Blind people, Children, Seniors
Often, unfortunately, the dogs very much under excess weight. But the dogs themselves are never to blame!
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Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
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A Coton de Tuléar-Poodle mix is a cross between a Coton de Tuléar and a Poodle.
A Coton de Tuléar and a Poodle mix may look different, but often have characteristics of both breeds, including a fluffy coat, large eyes and floppy ears.
A Coton de Tuléar Poodle mix can range from small to medium in size, depending on the size of the parents.
A Coton de Tuléar and a Poodle mix should be brushed regularly to prevent mats and matting in their coats. They also need regular grooming, including haircuts, to keep their coats looking their best.
Coton de Tuléar and Poodle mixes are usually good with children and other pets, although each individual dog may have different personality traits and preferences.