Knight is the most wonderful Poodle you will ever meet. He is housetrained, leash-trained, car-trained. He respects property boundaries. Since he was 8 weeks old, he has been trained to be a polite, obedient gentleman. He walks quietly by my side and provides stability. He is 9 months old.
He is perfect for someone who wants a loving, sensible lifelong companion, or to do Therapy Dog work, or his training can be continued as a marvelous Assistance/Service Dog for a handicapped person, the kind of dog who will wear a vest and can go anywhere with you, including in the cabin on a plane.
Knight is incredibly sensitive to human illness, so he has potential to be an alert dog. Several times, he has gone up to people and placed his nose exactly on the spot where they had an operation or some physical problem. He did this last week, then turned and looked at me. I asked the man, "Do you have any problem at that spot?" The man said he had just had an operation to repair a muscle at exactly