Labradoodle Medium

Medium Large Size

Doesn't moult much

Not good for first time owners

Labradoodles were originally bred in Australia in an attempt to create a hypoallergenic guide dog. As well as becoming popular pets they are also well-suited to working as therapy dogs.


Attractive to ...

Someone looking for a clever dog. The Poodle intelligence is thought to be second only to the Border Collie so Labradoodles tend to be smart.

Not the best for ...

Someone who is looking for a very specific 'look'. The Labradoodle coat can be anything from soft to wiry, and can be straight, wavy or curly.



Cross between

Poodle (Miniature) x Labrador Retriever




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.


variable (smooth, progroom)


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

Life expectancy

12 years

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