Goldendoodle Dog Names

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The Goldendoodle is a rather popular hybrid breed (also known as a "designer dog"). It is a cross between the Golden Retriever and a standard-sized Poodle. The Goldendoodle was developed in North America during the 1980s and 1990s. The Goldendoodle was first bred by Monica Dickens in 1969 in order for the hybrid to serve as a seeing-eye dogs for those with low vision and allergies. The Goldendoodle is hypoallergenic, and it generally inherits the intelligence of both parent breeds, so training the Goldendoodle to work with people is quite easy. In addition, many families are repeatedly choosing the Goldendoodle as a family pet.

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Goldendoodle Dog Name Considerations

The Goldendoodle is a dog that was designed to be a working dog. However, the Goldendoodle has become a favorite among pet breeds to own. The Goldendoodle has been trained to work with those who are visually impaired, diabetic, and as therapy dogs. They are often chose to work as search and rescue dogs as well. Because they inherit the poodle parent's high intelligence and the eagerness of the Golden Retriever parent, the Goldendoodle is often sought for these positions. However, their willingness to please their owner and their exceptional mental abilities make them wonderful pets as well. Many Goldendoodles compete in agility shows, and they are known for their patience with all kinds of people. 

So, considering all the positive things regarding Goldendoodles, what type of names fit this designer breed? Names that mean intelligent or relating to mental sharpness are great names for the Goldendoodle. Names such as Cato, Hugo, and Doogie are all names that reflect someone intelligent. Cato and Hugo mean "wise;" and Doogie refers to the television series depicting child prodigy Doogie Howser, M.D. 

The Goldendoodle is easy to train, and he is eager to please his family. For this reason, names that depict loyalty are fitting of the Goldendoodle. Amita is not only unique, but it translates to "friend," and what is the Goldendoodle if he is not a loyal friend! Fidel and Hector both mean "faithful" or "holding fast." When deciding to name your sweet Goldendoodle, there are many names depicting the honorable characteristics of the breed. 

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Community Dogs with Goldendoodle Dog Names

Aoife's name story for Goldendoodle Dog Names
Saint Paul Park, MN

We are Irish and have a female schnoodle named Duffy. We wanted an Irish name. Aoife means radiant. Legend has it that Aoife was a great warrior. It is pronounced EE-fa.

Sully boy's name story for Goldendoodle Dog Names
Sully boy
Pipestone, MN

We thought he'd be Remington, then I asked one of our daughters. What would be a good boy golden doodles be.....Along with a bunch of suggestions her list she Said Sully, and we fell in love with the name!

Liberty belle a.k.a. libby's name story for Goldendoodle Dog Names
Liberty belle a.k.a. libby
Syracuse, IN

I liked Libby and wanted it longer... sitting in a dentist chair i came up with liberty and middle Belle

Bentley's name story for Goldendoodle Dog Names
Breese, IL

His original name when we got him

Windsor's name story for Goldendoodle Dog Names
Chapin, SC

Named after the Windsor family

Marley's name story for Goldendoodle Dog Names
National City, CA
Loves car rides
loves to cuddle

We were on our way home when we saw a guy with a puppy & the poor puppy was shaking for warmth so we told the guy he should keep the poor thing warm but then he told us if we wanted it & we had no intention of getting a dog but I’ve always wanted one so my mom then decided to get one & keep in mind this was pretty late at night , we ended up taking the puppy & he is the cutest thing ever then he grew and was even cuter.

Bean's name story for Goldendoodle Dog Names
San Antonio, TX

one day I was thinking about getting a puppy. while my daughter was sitting in front of me eating some jellybeans so I thought why not name the new puppy jellybean but my family thought it was to LONG!!! so we shortend it to bean ( but on all of her personalized things we call her jelly bean:)

Malachi's name story for Goldendoodle Dog Names
China Grove, NC

i only had him 5 years but he's been great

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