All about Goldendoodles

Goldendoodles are a designer breed that is part Golden Retriever, part Poodle. A first Generation (F1) Goldendoodle is half golden retriever half poodle. Deeper generations involve crossing a Goldendoodle back to the parent breed. An F1B Goldendoodle consists of a Goldendoodle crossed with a poodle. These are generally hypoallergenic and non-shedding. This is due to the 75% poodle to 25% golden retriever. F1’s can also be hypoallergenic and low to non-shedding.

Goldendoodle temperament and personality

Goldendoodles are gentle and affectionate dogs with an easy-going temperament. They are extremely intelligent. According to the Goldendoodle Association of North America, they are in the top 5 most intelligent dogs.  The golden retriever ranks #4 and Poodle # 2 on most intelligent dogs! They have an extremely social personality. They are very easy to train. 


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Petite (toy) range:  Typically 25 lbs or less. Height is below 14 inches at the shoulder.

Miniature (Mini) range: Typically 26-35 lbs. Height is14-17 inches at the shoulder.

Standard range:  Typically 51 or more lbs. Height is over 21 inches at the shoulder.