Country of Origin: This is a cross between the Schnauzer and the Poodle. Since there are three types of Schnauzer breeds and three types of Poodle breeds, any cross between the two is called Schnoodle.
Size: Shoulder height: The size varies depending upon the size of pure breed that is used in the cross.
Coat: Varies. Can take after the Schnauzer (course) or after the Poodle (softer) or any variation in between.
Character: Intelligent, loving and playful. They are alert. Traits will vary depending upon the breed used.
Temperament: Usually a happy breed who enjoy being with the family. Makes a good companion dog / family pet. Usually gets along well with others.
Care: Bathe when necessary. Little to no shedding. Brush weekly.
Training: Energetic. Easily trained.
Activity: Enjoys walks. Depending on which of the Schnauzer and which of the Poodle breeds are used will require different amount of exercise. Enjoys playing.