Old English sheepdogs are smart but independent dogs. They are a fun-loving breed that enjoys playtime and games. They will never tire of being outdoors with their owners. While not thought of as a guarding dog, some Old English sheepdogs can be protective.
Miniature poodles are clever and lively household companions, adaptable to their environments and are fairly easy to train. Overall, they are amusing, eager to please and a lot of fun to be around. They are happiest with daily walks and lots of outdoor play.