Loving, affectionate, and intelligent, the Goldendoodle is a hugely popular cross-breed. A cross between the sweet-natured Golden Retriever and the athletic Poodle, the Goldendoodle is a friendly dog that gets along well with people of all ages.
But that doesn’t necessarily mean this is the right breed for everyone. Before you rush out to buy a Goldendoodle puppy, it’s important to be aware just what it takes to care for one of these dogs. Keep reading to find out about the training, grooming, exercise, and healthcare requirements of Goldendoodle puppies.
Goldendoodle: fast facts about its parent breeds
Height: 23 to 24 inches (male), 21.5 to 22.5 inches (female)
Weight: 65 to 75 pounds (male), 55 to 65 pounds (female)
Lifespan: 10 to 12 years
Height: Over 15 inches
Weight: 60 to 70 pounds (male), 40 to 50 pounds (female)
Lifespan: 10 to 18 years