Like the Goldendoodle, this is a designer breed. Originally, the intent was to produce a hypoallergenic dog suitable for guide work. While not yet consistent, they are indeed typically both. Sweet, patient, loving, and cooperatively intelligent, these dogs are perfect family pets, who possess such infectious joie de vivre, they’re impossible not to love.
1. Labradoodles 101 – Information, Personality and Characteristics
2. Labradoodle Temperament and Training
3. Labradoodle Diet and Feeding
Puppies: Low Fat (~16%), High Fiber (15%), Medium Moisture (13%), 94% Dry Matter, (3800 Kcal)
Adults: High Fat (~16%), High Fiber (15%), Medium Moisture (13%), 94% Dry Matter, (3800 Kcal)
Labradoodles generally gain: 2 Pounds per week until 26 weeks old.
Hip dysplasia is a common problem with Labradoodles. Make sure your dog isn’t overweight.
A Labradoodle with healthy weight will not have any ribs visible. You should be able to run your hands along their side and feel the indivgidual ribs.
*All target numbers are approximate averages. Every dog’s dietary needs and weights will be different. Take into account pregnant or nursing dogs.