Goldendoodle Medium

Medium Large Size

Doesn't moult much

Good for first time owners

The Miniature Poodle and Golden Retriever is growing in popularity, rivalling the ubiquitous Cockapoo. Coat type can be variable in the first-cross, but is more predictable in further generation crosses.

FACT SHEET

Attractive to ...

Someone that wants a (slightly) less manic Cockapoo.

Not the best for ...

Someone that wants a fully hypoallergenic dog. If you get the coat right, it should be non-shedding - but first-crosses are unpredictable, and some people are allergic to a dog's shed skin or saliva on the coat rather than the coat itself.

Aliases

Groodle

Cross between

Golden Retriever x Poodle (Miniature)

Origin

United States

Size

Medium Large
A bit smaller than a Labrador

Exercise Needs

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

Coat

variable (progroom, smooth, jacket)

Shedding

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

Life expectancy

13 years

Good first dog?

Yes

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