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Also referred to as Giant Schnoodles or Toy Schnoodles or Miniature Schnoodles

Find some great facts about this breed. Learn about the average
height & weight, the typical colorings & temperaments, plus information
about their activity level, age expectancy, typical health concerns & more!

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All About Schnoodles

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Average Height & Weight

The Schnoodle is considered a SMALL dog based on the average height and weight.


Males – Height: 8 to 12 inches; 20 to 26 inches for Giant Schnoodles.

Weight: 7 to 16 pounds; 65 to 90 pounds for Giant Schnoodles.

Females – Height: 8 to 12 inches; 20 to 26 inches for Giant Schnoodles.

Weight: 7 to 16 pounds; 65 to 90 pounds for Giant Schnoodles.

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Typical Coloring

Schnoodles are commonly black, white, brown, gray and apricot. They can also be multi-colored.





Schnoodles are the product of a Poodle and Schnauzer mix, and as such they have inherited characteristics from both their parents. Schnoodles are intelligent, affectionate and very devoted. They have strong wills and can be protective of their owners. They are often top of their classes at obedience school.




Activity Level

Schnoodles are an active breed that craves exercise. They love to run and jump, and they require a great deal of daily exercise.


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Breed Characteristics



Age Expectancy

12 to 16 years

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Known Breed-Related Health Issues

The most common health concerns for Schnoodles include mild allergies, epilepsy and hip dysplasia. Schnoodles also have a tendency to grow a lot of hair in their inner ears, which must be removed by a groomer or doctor to prevent ear infections.




Ideal Climates for this Breed

Schnoodles have a medium tolerance for hot and cold climates.





Family Orientation
(good with kids, or other pets?)

Schnoodles make great family pets and get along nicely with children as well as elderly people. They are friendly toward other dogs and household pets.




Fun Facts  


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