Cockapoo Mini

Small Size

Doesn't moult much

Good for first time owners

The Mini – with a Toy or small Miniature Poodle parent – has all the qualities of a larger Cockapoo, but in a smaller package.

FACT SHEET

Attractive to ...

Those wanting a low-shedding breed – though be aware that the coat is unreliable in first-generation (F1) crosses. You might get more of a Cocker coat than a Poodle. F2 and F3 generations would be more predictable if you don't like surprises.

Not the best for ...

Someone that likes an independent dog. These dogs are devoted to their loved ones and time alone will be rare – even on the loo!

Aliases

Cockerpoo, Spoodle, Cockerdoodle

Cross between

Cocker Spaniel x Poodle (Miniature)
Cocker Spaniel x Poodle (Toy)

Origin

United States

Size

Small
Small - but bigger than most cats

Exercise Needs

Medium (About an hour)
Doesn't have to be a solid hour, you can give them lots of short walks.

Coat

Professional
Professional help needed. Curly, keeps growing and needs cutting.

Shedding

Doesn't moult much
But all dogs shed dander so if you're allergic, make sure you'll be ok

Life expectancy

14 years

Good first dog?

Yes

HOW IT WORKS

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