I am Lexa the breeder behind Moonrise poodles. The foundation for the Moonrise Poodles program was laid years before my first poodles.
I have been fascinated with genetics and selective breeding since my teenage years. I have planned to study cynology (study of canines) but being a hands-on person choosing a carrier in Pet Grooming Industry proven to be a better choice. Studying dogs became a hobby. In 2002 my first brown miniature poodle Bunny entered my life. Bunny was an epitome of The Poodle and made me fall madly in love with the breed.
In 2014 when the time was finally right, our first multicolored miniature poodle Luna entered our family. I learned the ropes of show handling in UKC, taking Luna to her Best In Show win, group wins, and Top Ten Breed standing in 2014, 2015, 2016. READ MORE