Schnoodle Mini

Crossbreed, Small-Medium

Doesn't moult much

Not good for first time owners

As with many of the modern 'designer' crosses, the Schnoodle was developed in the hope that the coat would be suitable for people wiht allergies. However, no breed can claim to be completely hypoallergenic.


Attractive to ...

Someone who likes colour variations. There are 12 different coat colours that Schnoodles can have.

Not the best for ...

Anyone looking for a personality guarantee. Poodles are not always as outgoing as Schnauzers and the character of your Schnoodle might be more like one parent than the other.



Cross between

SchnauzerPoodle (Miniature)


United States


You could pick them up if you had to in an emergency.

Exercise Needs

Medium (About an hour)
Doesn't have to be a solid hour, you can give them lots of short walks.


variable (spikey, progroom)


Doesn't moult much
But all dogs shed dander so if you're allergic, make sure you'll be ok

Life expectancy

12 years

Good first dog?



Tailwise is consistently rated as Excellent

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