The temperament and personality-traits of the Schnoodle reflect its Schnauzer and Poodle heritage. Schnauzers are naturally affectionate, protective, intelligent and strong-willed whilst the Poodle is clever, active, and excels in obedience training.
Appenzeller Sennenhund is a medium-size breed of dog, one of the four regional breeds of Sennenhund-type dogs from the Swiss Alps. The name Sennenhund refers to people called Senn, herders in the Swiss Alps. Lively, high spirited and athletic.