What Is a Chocolate Toy Poodle?

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A chocolate toy poodle is a dark brown toy poodle. The correct name for the color of a chocolate poodle is brown, but brown poodles come in a range of shades from light to dark brown. Poodles come in a wide variety of colors.

Poodles come in three different sizes. The toy poodle is the smallest, standing 10 inches or shorter at the shoulder. Poodles are intelligent, athletic, easy-to-train dogs. They don't shed, but they do need to be brushed regularly and clipped every six weeks. Toy poodles make excellent pets for families without small children. They love to be the center of attention.