In Japan, poodles, particularly Toy, are quite popular nowadays.
Well, since Japanese people live in such a tiny house,
it makes sense to have a small dog.
But why poodle?
I pondered. And I researched on the Net.
It seems that a groomer popularized Teddy Bear cut.
And then Japanese girls flocked to poodles.
Here are a few of sample Teddy Bear Cut: