The dogs and I made a road trip in April to visit family in Ontario. My sister is very fussy about how poodles should and should not look and Corky fit right into the "should not" category so she stole him one day (he was not impressed) and fixed him. So he had a makeover and now I have a before and after photo.
Yes, he certainly does look much better. Although he went from "cute and cuddly" to "elegant and sophisticated."
And to prove his sophistication: