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Labradoodle vs Goldendoodle

Labradoodle vs Australian Labradoodle

Labradoodle vs Goldendoodle vs Australian Labradoodle

It’s a Doodle K9 Service is a small boutique Labradoodle breeder raising standard size Labradoodles. We have 1-3 litters of our amazing home raised Labradoodle puppies per year. We are dedicated to the health, fitness and happiness of our parent dogs, thereby ensuring we produce the best possible companion puppies for families.

Choosing between a Labradoodle, a Goldendoodle or an Australian Labraadoodle can be a delightful yet challenging decision, as all three breeds are known for their friendly nature, intelligence, and hypoallergenic coats. However, there are distinct differences between the two that might make one more suitable for your lifestyle than the other. Here’s a comprehensive comparison to help you understand the key differences between Labradoodles, Goldendoodles and Australian Labradoodles.

Labradoodle vs Goldendoodle
 LabradoodleGoldendoodleAustralian Labradoodle
ORIGINDeveloped in the 1980’s a cross between a Labrador Retriever and a Poodle to create a hypoallergenic guide dogDeveloped in the 1990’s a cross between a Golden Retriever and a Poodle for a friendly low shedding companionA more complex hybrid of; Labrador Retriever and Poodle but also the American Cocker Spaniel, English Cocker Spaniel, and other breeds.

Developed after the first True Labradoodle, to come up with a consistent breed type that will hopefully be recognized by the official kennel clubs.
SIZE15-65 pounds15-90 pounds15-65 pounds
COATcurly, wavy, or straight fleece or wool coat that is low-shedding and hypoallergeniccurly, wavy, or straight fleece or wool coat that is low-shedding and hypoallergenic

Bigger Standard more prone to matting
curly, wavy, or straight fleece or wool coat that is low-shedding and hypoallergenic
TEMPERMENTEnergetic, playful, and friendlyGentle and affectionate natureGentle and friendly demeanor more aloof Spaniel nature
INTELLIGENCEMay have a slight edge in trainability due to the Labrador Retriever’s strong desire to please and work alongside humansMay require a bit more patience due to the Golden Retriever’s sometimes stubborn natureHighly trainable, though individual personalities can vary with the complex multi breed mix
HEALTHHybrid vigor

ensure they are not line bred, request health clearances
Hybrid vigor

ensure they are not line bred, request health clearances
Hybrid vigor

Line breeding is more of a problem as they are trying to come up with a breed standard.

request health clearances
GROOMFull groom every 6-8 weeksFull groom every 6-8 weeksFull groom every 6-8 weeks

Choosing between a Labradoodle, a Goldendoodle and an Australian Labradoodle ultimately depends on your lifestyle and preferences. If you are looking for a more predictable temperament or health profile, choose the Labradoodle or Goldendoodle. If you are looking for a predictable coat type then the Australian Labradoodle might be the better choice. On the other hand, if you prefer a Labradoodle with the classic traits of both the Labrador Retriever and Poodle, a Labradoodle could be the perfect fit for you. All three breeds offer loyal, intelligent, and loving companionship, ensuring you can’t go wrong with either choice.

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