Hybrid Origin: The Pinny-Poo is a hybrid between the Miniature Pinscher and the Poodle. Country of Origin: The Pinny-Poo originated in the United States of America. Original Purpose: The Pinny-Poo is a great family companion. Breed Characteristics: Pinny-Poos generally are great pets for the entire family. Pinny-Poos tend to get along well with other dogs and cats. Pinny-Poos are intelligent, playful, protective, loyal and loving dog. Generally Pinny-Poos are very trainable dog who take well to positive reinforcement. Life Expectancy: Average life expectancy for the Pinny-Poo is 10 - 13 years.