USD 800-1000 Price Avg.

Designer Dogs


Cross Breed

Breed Type

Large, Medium


12-15 years


Breed Information

Group Designer Dogs
Popularity/Rank 572
Origin United States
Other Names Cross between the Border Collie and Poodle.,,Borpoos,,Borderpoos
Breed Type Cross Breed
Price (Avg.) USD 800-1000
Size Large, Medium
Weight 30-60 pounds (13-27 kg)
Height 13-23 inches (34-60 cm)
Lifespan 12-15 years
Recognized by
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club. And Not recognized by FCI.
Purpose Companion
Date of Origin Unknown
Ancestry Border Collie and Poodle

Appearance & Maintenance

Coat Long, Medium, Soft, Wavy
Coat Colors Black, Brown, Gray, White
Grooming Level
Shedding Level
Eye Color Possibilities Brown
Nose Color Possibilities Black
Coat Color Possibilities Black, Blue, Gray, Red, Sable, White
Coat Length Medium
Coat Density Normal
Coat Texture Wavy
Recommended Brushes Comb, Nail Clipper, Pin Brush, Slicker Brush
Brushing Frequency Weekly

Breed Characteristics

Temperament Companionable, Defensive, Friendly, Intelligent, Lovable, Playful, Protective, Sportive
Sensitivity Level
Affection Level
Social Interaction Required
Watchdog Ability
Biting Force Low
Impulse to Wander or Roam
Prey Drive
Tolerates Being Left Alone
Fighting Dog Not really

Good & Friendly with

Apartment Life Friendly
Stranger Friendly
Cat Friendly
Dog Friendly
Office Friendly No
Senior Citizens Friendly
Pet Friendly
Friendly with First Time Owners Yes
Service Dog Not really
Therapy Dog Not really
Detection, Sniffer or Security Dog Not really
Search and Rescue Dog (SAR) Not really
Boat Dog Not really
Cart Pulling or Drafting Dog Not really

Health Elements

Health Issues
Health Problems Epilepsy, Hip Dysplasia, Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA)
Hypoallergenic Yes,,No
Energy Level
Exercise Required
Sleeping Required
Weight Gain Potential
Weather & Climate Tolerates warm and cold weather.
Stinkiness Low
Drooling tendency
Activity Level High
Rec. Walk Mileage Per Week 9 miles
Minutes of Activity Per Day 45 minutes

Food & Costing

Avg. Daily Food 3 to 4 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two meals.
Cups Per Day 3 cups
Daily Cost $1.20 - $1.40
Monthly Cost $34.00 - $45.00


Gestation Duration 60-64 days
How often can the Bordoodle have a litter? Once a year.
Litter Size 4-10 puppies (Once a year.)


The Bordoodle is a hybrid breed of dog that is created by crossing a Border Collie and a Poodle. This breed has become increasingly popular in recent years due to its intelligence, loyalty, and good-natured personality. The Bordoodle is an excellent family pet and can be trained to do many tasks.

Appearance: The Bordoodle has a medium-length coat that can range from wavy to curly. They come in many colors including black, white, brown, red, cream, and gray. They have long ears that hang down close to their face and almond-shaped eyes that are usually dark brown or black in color. Their muzzle is long and narrow with a black nose at the end of it.

Lifespan: The average lifespan of the Bordoodle is between 12-15 years when properly cared for.
Size: The size of the Bordoodle varies depending on which parent breed they take after more closely; however they typically range from 15-25 inches tall at the shoulder when fully grown.
Weight: The weight of the Bordoodle also varies depending on which parent breed they take after more closely; however they typically weigh between 25-50 pounds when fully grown.
Colors: As mentioned above, the colors of the Bordoodle vary greatly but some common colors include black, white, brown, red cream and gray.
Personality: The personality of the Bordoodle is one of its most attractive features; they are intelligent dogs who love to please their owners and are eager to learn new things! They are loyal companions who will always be by your side no matter what you’re doing or where you’re going! They also have an outgoing nature which makes them great for families with children as well as other pets such as cats or small animals like rabbits or guinea pigs!
Friendliness with Other Dogs/Animals/Children: The Bordoodles are very friendly towards other dogs as well as animals such as cats or small animals like rabbits or guinea pigs! They also get along very well with children making them an ideal family pet! Temperament: The temperament of the Bordoodles is generally calm yet alert; they make excellent watchdogs due to their alertness but won’t bark excessively unless there’s something wrong or if someone unfamiliar enters their home territory! Health: Generally speaking, this hybrid breed tends to be quite healthy; however there may be some health issues associated with either parent breeds so it’s important to research both before getting one so you know what potential health problems may arise down the line! Adaptability Level & Benefits As Pets :The adaptability level for this hybrid breed is quite high meaning that they can adjust easily to different environments whether it be indoors or outdoors making them great for those who travel often with their pets! Additionally these dogs make wonderful companions due to their intelligence loyalty and good natured personalities making them ideal family pets!


The Bordoodle is a cross between the Border Collie and the Standard Poodle. The breed was developed in Australia in the 1980s. The Bordoodle is a very intelligent and active dog that is also good with children. The breed almost became extinct in the 1990s due to a lack of interest from breeders, but has since become popular again. The ancestry of the Bordoodle can be traced back to the Border Collie and the Standard Poodle. The breed was recognized as a separate breed by the Australian National Kennel Council in 2003.