At what age do poodles change color? Although some Poodles are born gray and remain that way throughout their lives, others will start to change color at around two or three months of age, gradually fading as they mature. Regardless of how the gray coat is produced this color is recognized by the AKC.
Do Poodle puppies get lighter or darker? One common characteristic of poodles is the fact that the color of the coat they were born with tends to change to another color as they mature. If they are born with a dark coat, they “clear” or “fade” to a lighter color at around two years old. Poodle coat color changes over time.
What color do red poodles fade to? Reds can go through many color changes as the dog grows. They occasionally are born a very bright red and then lighten over time. Some will stay lighter, however in some cases the Poodle will then darken up again as he or she ages. When a red does lighten, the color will usually become a sort of cinnamon color.
Will my brown Poodle puppy change color? Some Poodle owners are surprised to find that their puppy’s chocolate coat starts to change color as it ages. Most of the time, Poodles don’t stay the exact same color their whole life.