Are you trying to decide if a Goldendoodle puppy is right for you? Maybe you’re particular about the type of dog you want, you’re curious about about Goldendoodles in general, or maybe you’ve never owned a dog before and you’re not sure if you’re ready for the commitment. Here are some answers to frequently asked questions about Goldendoodles to help you out.
Are Goldendoodles good family dogs?
Goldendoodles are sweet, loving, playful, and patient dogs that are wonderful for families. They are great with young children and they get along well with new people and other animals.
Do Goldendoodles bark?
Goldendoodles do not tend to bark as much as other dog breeds. Whether or not a dog barks depends largely on the individual dog and how well the dog has been socialized, though. Keep introducing your Goldendoodle puppy to new people and places, and he is less likely to bark.
What health problems do Goldendoodles have?
Goldendoodles are healthy dogs, and if they get a healthy diet and plenty of exercise throughout life, they aren’t at a high risk for health problems. However, any dog can develop health issues, especially later in life. The most common Goldendoodle health problems include hip dysplasia, dermatitis, arthritis, and joint or ligament issues.
Do Goldendoodles shed?
Goldendoodles are considered hypoallergenic dogs. Still, all dogs lose fur or hair. Most Goldendoodle puppies inherit a low-shedding or non-shedding coat.
Are Goldendoodles good indoor dogs?
One of the strengths that Goldendoodle puppies have is their ability to adapt to their environment. They are loving, easy-going dogs that will adjust to their owner’s lifestyle. If you love to exercise and stay active, your Goldendoodle will follow suit. If you enjoy relaxing and taking it easy, your Goldendoodle will happily abide. Goldendoodles are just as comfortable indoors as they are outdoors.
Are Goldendoodles good for first time dog owners?
Goldendoodles are loyal, forgiving, and eager to please their owners. Don’t worry about making mistakes as a first time dog owner; your Goldendoodle puppy will love you no matter what! Goldendoodles are smart, easy to train and ideal for first time dog owners.
How big do Goldendoodles get?
There are different Goldendoodle sizes. The standard Goldendoodles at Platinum Goldies typically reach 50 to 60 pounds at maturity.
How long do Goldendoodles live?
The average lifespan for a standard Goldendoodle is around 12-15 years. Of course, several things affect how long a dog lives including diet, exercise, and general care.
We have Goldendoodle puppies for sale in Arkansas!
Platinum Goldies is here whenever you decide that a Goldendoodle puppy is right for you. Although we are located Goldendoodle breeders located in Arkansas, we can arrange to have your puppy travel to you, safely and comfortably, anywhere in the United States.
All of our Goldendoodle puppies are up to date with their shots, have routine vet visits, and come with a 2-year health guarantee. Call us at 501-514-1026, or contact Platinum Goldies online to learn more about our puppies!