Where Love Finds a Home • Kritter Kommunity

Where Love Finds a Home • Kritter Kommunity

Step into a world where abandoned or neglected Standard Poodles find a new beginning, a place filled with care and compassion. The Standard Poodle Rescue is an special haven, ensuring these elegant and intelligent dogs receive the love they deserve while awaiting their new homes.

A Sanctuary for Poodles in Need

Since its inception in 1999, the Standard Poodle Rescue has been a refuge for poodles facing uncertain futures due to various circumstances. Their goal? To prevent these faithful companions from ending up in shelters by offering rehabilitation and training to heal from past traumas.

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Finding Loving Homes 🏡

Their primary mission is to pair these resilient poodles with families who truly value the distinctive traits of Standard Poodles. Thanks to a meticulously managed waiting list, this dream often becomes a reality within a remarkably short timeframe—typically a week to 10 days.

The Selection Process

Every dog’s journey to a new home begins with a thoughtful selection process. The team carefully evaluates and matches each poodle with a suitable family on their waiting list, taking into account the individual dog’s unique needs and characteristics.

How to Join the Journey

Do you feel drawn to provide a loving home for one of these remarkable creatures? Here’s what prospective adopters need to know:

Requirements for Potential Adopters:

  • Time and Dedication: A readiness to dedicate time to a highly intelligent and affectionate companion.
  • Fenced Yard: Providing a secure space for the new furry family member to explore and play.
  • Financial Commitment: Poodles come with grooming expenses ($60 – $75 per visit) and other care costs.
  • Home Visit and Contract: Ensuring a suitable environment through a home visit and a formal agreement.
  • Adoption Fees: Vary based on individual dogs.

What to Expect:

Before adoption, each Poodle undergoes a comprehensive set of checks and preparations. They’re temperament tested, spayed/neutered (if needed), vaccinated, heartworm checked, parasite checked, freshly groomed, and their obedience training has already begun.

Frequently Asked Questions

How are poodles matched with families?

A: Each poodle’s traits and needs are meticulously assessed, then they are matched with families on the waiting list who best align with those characteristics.

What preparation do the poodles undergo before adoption?

Before adoption, each Poodle is temperament tested, spayed/neutered (if necessary), vaccinated, heartworm checked, parasite checked, groomed, and their obedience training has begun.

The transformation these Poodles undergo is truly heartwarming! Witness the incredible change in their lives, like the amazing Lance here. It’s a testament to the love and care they receive at the Standard Poodle Rescue.

So, if you’re considering welcoming one of these wonderful companions into your heart and home, reach out! Join in giving these beautiful creatures the loving homes they truly deserve. 🐾❤️


Lisa Illman is the Founder of Kritter Kommunity, LLC. She has a tuxedo adult cat and has had him since he was a baby kitten. Before her cat Finnegan, Lisa had had two FIV-positive cats for over a decade. They inspired Lisa to invent a cat enclosure and a portable catio so they could safely sit outside and enjoy fresh air and sunshine. Lisa had a Poodle and a parakeet growing up. She currently loves to pet-sit for her neighbors’ dogs and cats.


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