Nickname poodle can pick up with reference to external features of the dog. For instance, levick is the link to the hair, resembling a lion, or Pusik (Fluffy), the name accentuates the soft, fluffy fur. The nickname pretty boy said about the exterior, and sometimes how purebred dogs.
To call the poodle in honor of the predecessors who have glorified this breed. For example, using characters of works of art. Mafic – in semantics of the word incorporated information about what is in the image of a poodle Mephistopheles appeared to Faust. Brutus – the name poodle, an instructive poem of Heinrich Heine, "a good dog".
A nickname can be associated with certain historical events. For example, the obvious one is the sunglasses is the name resembles the name of a regiment during the Italian war, who, unwilling to part with their Pets and hid them in the drums. Hence it is possible to produce a different name, for example, the change drum. Revolyushka – poodle - dog "Revolution", a popular breed in the French army of Napoleon. Duelist (Dalmec) - in medieval Italy, the owners taught the poodles to pee at the house of the enemy, thus calling for a duel. Mastic Italian artists used poodles, so they were entertained by models, during the artistic process. Moustache – black poodle, a favorite of the French troops, who took part in the battles of Marengo and Austerlitz. Barbul – dog, with a sad fate, also participated in the hostilities.
The name of your poodle may be a reference to the dogs of celebrities. Zapico (Topic) is a favorite pet of the Roman Emperor Vespasian. Although this dog's name is not particularly resonant in the Russian language. Wagner (abbreviated as Vager) or a Musician – is reminiscent of the poodle, which Richard Wagner took at the rehearsal of the orchestra. The dog reacted to the hypocrisy in the game of loud barking. Copinger (Penger, Charger) – nickname, says that the poodle is the breed that loved Schopenhauer. He had a dog Buts, which in moments of joy called Adenom ("World soul"). Barocco – dog Benvenuto Cellini, the famous goldsmith of the Renaissance. Any of these nicknames is quite suitable for your pet.
Advice 2: How to cut poodles
The poodle is one of the most popular breeds in the world. Due to the lack of undercoat and the particular structure of hair these dogs shed almost nothing. To ensure that your poodle always been beautiful and well-kept, it must be periodically cut.
Poodles - Champions the abundance of hairstyles which you can implement on their hair. As a rule, these dogs are cut with scissors and electric clippers.
The easiest option hairstyles for poodle is ultra-short hair on the paws (like socks) and the muzzle, and moderately long hair all over the rest of the body. On the head you can make a beautiful hat, and the hair on the ears gently to straighten.
No less popular is the haircut "beneath the lion". For this it is necessary to completely remove the hair on the hind legs, except for the hock - there is a need to make a POM-POM. Next, the wool is removed from the rump, belly, and groin. A tail cut out with such a view to the end also get a nice pompom. After that you should smoothly cut out the muzzle, flews and two-thirds of the throat (oval or V-shaped). Cut out the front legs as well as back, given the POM-poms. Hair on chest, neck, and fore part of back podmanivaya in the form of a lion's mane. Top of the head is made beautiful hat.
Very popular with owners of poodles and Anglo-Saxon haircut. The front part of the trunk echoes the haircut "beneath the lion". On the feet, snout and throat hair cut out completely using typewriter. On the back, rump and in the groin it is necessary to leave the wool length of 1-2 cm Wool, which forms a mane, just gently straighten. With tail wool to clean thoroughly.
These are just a few options haircuts poodle. Using the imagination from the coat of these dogs can do real masterpieces. If you are going to participate with your pet in exhibitions, you should find an experienced groomer who knows the exhibition canons haircuts poodles. If you bought a dog just for fun, we can restrict haircut at the usual zoo-hairdresser or place the dog yourself.
When self-grooming poodle should bear in mind that for dogs, this procedure is not very pleasant, so you have to be patient. Teach your dog to grooming gradually, constantly praise and treat treat. Initially, it will be difficult to do a full haircut at a time. Do not worry! The more patience and kindness you put into the process, the sooner you will get great results and stunning hairstyle for your pet!
Advice 3: How to feed a puppy poodle
The puppy poodle is ready to change the diet from breast milk to artificial food at the age of six weeks. However, to accustom to the new food a puppy should be gradually and cautiously.
Before reaching two months of age the little poodle needs to be fed six times a day. The basis of the diet should be milk porridge: semolina, millet, oat and rice. To provide the body of the puppy with necessary vitamins, cereals should be alternated with soups based on vegetables. Food should not be too hot or cold, and the serving size should be such that the puppy could eat the whole thing, leaving no leftovers.
Puppies aged two to four months allowed five meals a day, then up to five months – four, and by six months the number of meals should be reduced to three times. Starting at two months of age in the diet of a puppy can add meat and fish and raw liver (beef or chicken) in small amounts. From foods containing protein, puppym is also recommended to give cow's milk, and uglevodosoderzhaschie food – buckwheat.
From this age the puppy can begin to give the cartilage and bone of sugar. However, in no case do not give the puppy a bone poultry or fish. Also banned should be sausages, ham, as well as too spicy foods. In addition, you should not give puppym meat broth or cooked on its basis, as this may adversely affect the quality of wool. And not to cause problems with the stomach, the puppy should not give a lot of eggs – no more than two units a week.
To prevent the development of rickets, the food puppy you should add chalk, calcium glycerophosphate, phosphoric lime and vitamin D that promotes calcium absorption. Also puppym will be useful for calcined curds, which for variety, you can serve the cheesecakes. The cheese should give the puppy at least twice a week.
To the body the puppy has received the necessary vitamins in his diet should always include fresh vegetables and fruits. Vegetables can be served as a salad, dressed with a small amount of vegetable oil or sour cream.