Holiday Foods to Avoid Feeding Your Red Poodle

The holidays are a time when true altruism soars, touching everyone close to us, including our pets. Although we may feel more inclined to indulge our pets in extra holiday helpings of food and beverage, there are certain holiday dishes that we should keep them away from. Following is a list of foods you should… Read more »

Origins of the Poodle Clip

The origin of the poodle clip is widely debated, mostly because the name says it all (the word “poodle” is derived from the German word “pudel,” which means “water dog”), but dogs with similar manes which closely resemble the red toy poodle have been bred for centuries.  The most common course of history traces the… Read more »

Why Toy Poodles are the “Thinking” Breed

Let’s say you just brought your red poodle or toy poodle home and are ready to introduce him to the family. They may pick up right away that their new snugly pal is pretty intelligent. In fact, toy poodles are as smart as a three-year-old child, and as your family interacts with your dog, you’ll… Read more »

How to Read Your Puppy’s Body Language

Puppies are similar to babies in that they are still developing a system of keen sensory reactions that help them understand and communicate with the world around them. Learning to decode your red toy poodle’s body language is a necessary step in creating a happy and healthy home environment. Signs of Alertness When a red… Read more »

Importance of Grooming Poodles

Importance of Grooming Poodles

If your dog doesn’t enjoy getting groomed, you probably find it difficult to get them groomed on a regular basis, but for many dogs grooming is an absolute must. Grooming your poodle on a regular basis is important not only for their appearance, but for their overall health. Improve Appearance Grooming helps improve the overall… Read more »

Common Poodle Puppy Habits

Red Poodle Puppy

If you’ve recently brought home a red poodle, you understand that training a new puppy can be a bit exhausting in the beginning! Puppies are full of cuddles and energy, but when they are young, they can also have some bad behaviors. We have compiled some tips on how you can deal with common red… Read more »

Taking Care of Your Poodle this Summer

Poodle News

Here at Scarlet’s Fancy Poodles, we know that your red toy poodles are a part of the family. As the weather gets warmer and summer settles in, it may take some extra steps to protect your poodle. Many things can be done to care for your dog in the heat to ensure that they remain… Read more »

Caring for Your Aging Poodle

Red Poodle

Is your red standard poodle not as young and energetic as he used to be? It can be hard to watch our beloved dogs grow older as their habits change. It’s important to remember that as your poodle ages, their needs will start to adapt and change. There are several things you can do in… Read more »

When Should You Introduce Puppies to Grooming?

Grooming your dog is something that you should get into the habit of doing about once every four to eight weeks. Whether you decide to groom the dog yourself or send the dog to a professional groomer, all dogs need the tender, love and care that accompanies the grooming process. So you should make every… Read more »

How to Keep Your Dog’s Teeth Clean

Does your dog have bad breath? If you’re like most people, you probably laugh it off. Bad breath, though, could be the sign of something bad going on inside your dog’s mouth. Have you checked your dog’s teeth and gums lately? If so, did you notice any bleeding? Dogs can and do get periodontal disease…. Read more »