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The Poodle. Believed to have originated in Germany, where it was known as the "Pudelhund". Pudel (cognate with the English word puddle), is derived from the Low German verb meaning "to splash about", & the word hund in German means dog, They were standardized in France, & used commonly as water retrievers. Coming in 3 distinct sizes Poodles are very active, extremely intelligent, and elegant, & are easily trained, but do get bored easily & have been known to find creative ways to make mischief.