USD 600-800 Price Avg.

Companion Dogs


Cross Breed

Breed Type



10-15 years


Breed Information

Group Companion Dogs
Popularity/Rank 447
Origin United States Canada
Other Names Curly Golden, Curly Retriever, Goldenpoo
Breed Type Cross Breed
Price (Avg.) USD 600-800
Size Large
Weight Miniature: 15-30 pounds (7-14 kg)Standard: 45-100 pounds (20-45 kg), Medium: 30-45 pounds (14-20 kg)
Height 13-24 inches (33-61 cm)
Lifespan 10-15 years
Recognized by
Not recognized by the American Kennel Club. And Not recognized by FCI.
Purpose Companion
Date of Origin 1980s
Ancestry Golden Retriever and Poodle

Appearance & Maintenance

Coat Curly, Smooth, Straight, Wavy
Coat Colors Black, Brown, Gray, Red, White, Yellow
Grooming Level
Shedding Level
Eye Color Possibilities Blue, Brown
Nose Color Possibilities Black, Brown
Coat Color Possibilities Black, Blue, Brown, Cream, Red, Sable, Silver
Coat Length Large
Coat Density Dense
Coat Texture Curly
Recommended Brushes Clipper, Nail Clipper, Scissors, Slicker Brush
Brushing Frequency Weekly

Breed Characteristics

Temperament Energetic, Friendly, Intelligent, Productive, Trainable
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 No
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 Addison's Disease, Allergies, Bloat, Cataracts, Hip Dysplasia, Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA), Subvalvular Aortic Stenosis, Von Willebrand's Disease
Hypoallergenic 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 12 miles
Minutes of Activity Per Day 60 minutes

Food & Costing

Avg. Daily Food 1.5 to 2 cups of high-quality dry food a day, divided into two or three meals.
Cups Per Day 3 cups
Daily Cost $1.50 - $1.90
Monthly Cost $39.00 - $52.00


Gestation Duration 60-64 days
How often can the Goldendoodle have a litter? Once a year.
Litter Size 4-8 puppies (Once a year.)


The Goldendoodle is a hybrid breed of dog that is a cross between a Golden Retriever and a Poodle. This breed has become increasingly popular in recent years due to its friendly, loyal, and intelligent nature. The Goldendoodle is known for its unique appearance, which can vary depending on the type of Poodle used in the breeding process. In general, Goldendoodles have wavy or curly coats that come in various colors such as cream, white, apricot, red, black and silver.

When it comes to size and weight, Goldendoodles can range from small to large depending on the size of their parents. Generally speaking, they tend to weigh between 40-90 pounds and stand at around 20-24 inches tall at the shoulder.

Goldendoodles are known for their friendly personalities and are often described as being affectionate and loyal companions. They are also highly intelligent dogs that thrive when given plenty of mental stimulation through activities such as obedience training or agility courses.

Goldendoodles are typically very friendly with other dogs as well as people including children and other animals such as cats. They do require socialization from an early age however in order to ensure they remain comfortable around new people or animals they may encounter throughout their life.

The temperament of the Goldendoodle is generally quite calm but they do have an energetic side which makes them great companions for active owners who enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking or running with their pet.

When it comes to health issues associated with this breed there are some potential concerns including hip dysplasia and eye problems so it’s important to ensure your pet receives regular checkups from your veterinarian in order to catch any potential issues early on before they become more serious health problems down the line.

Goldendoodles also tend to be quite adaptable when it comes to living environments making them suitable pets for both city dwellers who live in apartments or those who live out in rural areas where there’s plenty of space for them to run around outside without having any restrictions placed upon them by fences or walls etc..

Overall Goldendoodles make great pets due not only due their friendly personalities but also because they require minimal grooming compared with other breeds making them ideal for busy owners who don’t have much time available for grooming sessions each week!


The Goldendoodle is a hybrid dog breed that is a cross between the Golden Retriever and the Standard Poodle. The breed was originally developed in North America in the 1990s, and the first generation of Goldendoodles were bred by crossing a Golden Retriever with a Standard Poodle. The Goldendoodle is recognized as a breed by several major kennel clubs, including the American Kennel Club, the Canadian Kennel Club, and the United Kennel Club. The Goldendoodle is not recognized as a separate breed by the Kennel Club in the United Kingdom.

The Goldendoodle was originally bred to be a hypoallergenic companion dog for people with allergies to dogs. The breed has become increasingly popular in recent years, and is now one of the most popular breeds of dogs in North America.

The ancestry of the Goldendoodle can be traced back to the early 1900s, when German shepherds were crossed with poodles to create a new type of working dog. In North America, Golden Retrievers and Standard Poodles were bred together to create a new type of companion dog that was less likely to cause allergies in people. The first generation of Goldendoodles was bred in North America in the 1990s.

The Goldendoodle is recognized as a separate breed by several major kennel clubs, including the American Kennel Club, the Canadian Kennel Club, and the United Kennel Club. The Goldendoodle is not recognized as a separate breed by the Kennel Club in the United Kingdom.