Central Carolina Poodle Club
Several health issues are known to affect the poodle breed depending on variety. Responsible breeders test their breeding stock to screen for problems. All Central Carolina Poodle Club members have signed the code of ethics of the club. Buyers should ask questions of each breeder to determine information needed to make a wise decision on buying a puppy.
For information about health issues in poodles please visit the following websites:
Poodle Club of America
Canine Health Information Center (CHIC)
Versatility in Poodles
Orthopedic Foundation for Animals (OFA)
Canine Eye Registration Foundation (CERF)