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Goldendoodle Information

Name Goldendoodle
Other Name Miniature Goldendoodle
Mix of Golden Retriever and Poodle mix
Build Type Miniature, Small Standard and Large Standard
Life Cycle 10 to 15 years.
Character Playful, lively and Even Tempered.
Height Miniature: 13 to 20 inches, Small: 17 to 20 inches, Large: 20 to 24 inches
Weight Miniature: 15 to 35 pounds, Small: 40 to 50 pounds, Large: 50 to 90 pounds
Color Apricot, white, red, golden and cream, sometimes colors are light sandy, brown or black.

Qualities

Good with Kids Maybe excellent with kids, if proper socialized in early ages.
Cat Friendly Early socialization can make it cat-friendly.
Child Friendly Can be excellent with children, if well introduce in early ages.
Dog Friendly With proper socialization can be Dog-friendly.
Trainability Easy to train, highly trainable.
Grooming/Care Grooming depends on type of the caot, however it is easy to groom, with regular brushing.
Talent Retrieving, Bird Dog, Guidedog
Exercise/Activity Regular exercise, daily walk is good.
Popularity Highly Popular
Hypoallergenic Maybe hypoallergenic

Goldendoodle

Overview

The story of the Goldendoodle’s breeding started since 1990, when Australian and North American breeders began to breed Goldendoodle by crossing Golden Retriever with Poodle aiming to acquire a hypoallergenic guide dog. The name Goldendoodle was coined in 1992. It may combine the beautiful nature of the Golden Retriever with a wonderful hypoallergenic quality of the Poodle. It can be beloved by the people due to his best traits and personality. With the low to no shedding coat, it can be a good dog for those who are suffering from allergies. The shedding and grooming can vary in Goldendoodle from dog to dog. If can be best bird dog if Golden Retriever’s qualities are inherited. It comes in three different sized, the miniature, the small standard and large standard. It may own either a smooth and straight, wavy or curly coat. It may resemble a Poodle or sometimes to a Golden Retriever. The coat colors can apricot, white, red, golden and cream, sometimes colors are light sandy, brown or black. These dogs may kids-friendly, dog and cats friendly, moreover, it can co-exist peacefully with other animals at home. It can affectionate, obedient and loyal to the master. The Goldendoodles may bond very well with the owner and are people oriented. It makes a nice companion or the family dog. It may own the high level of parent’s intelligence, thus it can easy to train the dog. However, it needs a firm, gentle and consistent owner for training. The early socialization of Goldendoodles is paramount. It should socialize in early months or years of age. The active and playful, lively and smart Goldendoodles demands a good deal of daily exercises. if provided with sufficient daily exercises, it tends a calm and easygoing dog. It may like to have some opportunities of swimming. The Goldendoodle can fit in apartment livings. When it comes to grooming, simply it is easy to care and groom, however, grooming mostly depends on coat’s type. The Goldendoodle’s life cycle can range from 10 to 15 years.

Temperament

These dogs can excellent in temperament as like their parents. It can tend get along well everyone at home, not good watchdog due to mild and friendly nature. It can meet with frank, intelligent, obedient and welcoming nature. The Goldendoodles have a high level of affection toward owner, however, patient and gentle with a wonderful personality of a companion dog. It can thrive in the presence of family and excel on human company. The dog is greatly loyal and trustful with a highly submissive nature. It can have a lighthearted and may be mischievous, it depends on the mood. It will need an early socialization and good training to stable its temperament. The purposeful early socialization and training can make it nice behaving dog. If lacked a positive and consistent training and purposeful socialization, It can rude and rough in handling. So it should train and introduce well.

Owner Should Know

  1. Normally, the Goldendoodles are human-friendly, excellent with children, dogs and cats if socialized, it can co-exist with other animals at home.
  2. It needs early socialization and should train properly to prevent behavioral issues. It should not be left alone. In addition to human company, the firm, positive and correct training should be applied in conjunction with good socialization to avoid the behavioural issues in your Goldendoodle.
  3. These dogs with a great intelligence and playful nature so can simple and easy to train.
  4. Playful, spirited and lively so it needs good deal of daily exercises, it can adapt apartment life with sufficient exercises. It can excel on activities particularly on retrieving and swimming. the Goldendoodles become destructive if not exercised sufficiently.
  5. The Goldendoodle coat can vary from dog to dog, it own three types of coat, smooth and straight, wavy or curly. The grooming mostly depends on a type of the coat. However, when it comes to grooming is easy and simple to care and groom.
  6. It may inherit some hereditary diseases so you should buy a hybrid dog/puppy only by those breeders who can offer you health clearance certificate for the puppy’s parents. Always prefer an honest breed when you are purchasing a puppy/dog.
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