Is a Cavapoo the Dog for You?

What’s a Cavapoo? This designer dog is a cross between a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and a Poodle. They are also called cavoodles or cavadoodles. The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is known for its sweet expression, gentle temperament, and silky coat. The Poodle is known for its intelligence, energy, and …

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Follow Platinum Goldendoodles on our new Facebook page! https://www.facebook.com/platinumgoldendoodles/ We had some technical issues at Facebook and we’re starting over. Please come Like our page and tell your friends. We’re planning a giveaway soon as we rebuild our community. We have puppies currently available and ready for new homes. Check out …

Labradoodle Facts

  The term “labradoodle” was first used in 1955 to describe a Labrador/poodle cross. In 1988, a retired veterinarian named Wally Conron had the idea of creating a guide dog for a blind woman who was allergic to dogs. Conron crossed a Labrador retriever and a standard poodle to create …

High Energy Goldendoodles

You’ll often hear Goldendoodle owners talk about their high energy Goldendoodles. What does that mean? Is “high energy” a euphemism for badly behaved? Sometimes people say a dog is “high energy” when they really mean the dog jumps around uncontrollably, nips people, or yaps whenever a squirrel gets within 100 …

A New Kind of Service Dog

Goldendoodles make good service dogs and good therapy dogs. Goldendoodles re a mix of poodle and Golden Retriever. That means they’re smart and highly trainable, like poodles, and friendly and even-tempered like Golden Retrievers. The combination results in a good dog for service or therapy use. A 6-year-old Goldendoodle named …