When we decide to buy or adopt a pet, dog for example, a lot of things that we consider. Price, how to take care of them, food, health, size, and their personality. Dogs are available in a wide variety of types. They are also will have different personality. The most people look for a dog that does not only have a cute look but also have a good personality. Then, if you are looking for this kind of pet, a Sheepadoodle seems appropriate.
So, what is Sheepadoodle? Then, what are the things from Sheepadoodle good and bad? First, let’s take a look at his look. Sheepadoodle is a mixed breed between 50 % Old English Sheepdog and 50% Poodle. This breed usually comes in a variety of colors such as black, white and black, or red and white (but it is rare). He will have between 24 to 27 inches in height and 45 to 55 pounds in weight and this size is approximately the similar size as the average standard poodle. He has almond shaped eyes. He also has a head that is square and droopy ears. Besides, he has a sturdy but compact build and feathering face. His muzzle is black and his coat can be long, wavy to curly and also soft to wiry. Perhaps, this question comes to your mind, are Sheepadoodles hypoallergenic? The answer is yes.
The personality of Sheepadoodle can be influenced by the genetic makeup the Old English Sheepdog and the Poodle. Ideally, every cross breed should express the very best qualities of each parent, but as a matter of fact, it never happens. To recognize the personality of a Sheepadoodle, we have to check the personality of the Sheepdog and the Poodle, as their parents, to get an insight into the potential Sheepadoodle personality. The Old English Sheepdog owns gentle nature and good adaptability. They also like being included in family time. Along with the Poodle, they also can do well with children if they are socialized and trained well. You have to note that they do not like being separated from their owners and if you do that, they can be destructive. Same as Poodle, they are also obedient and fast learners. Poodles are also intelligent and highly trainable. So, how about the personality of Sheepadoodles? Sheepadoodles are generally playful, sociable, energetic, loyal, people-oriented and showing a sweet disposition. Besides, they are also highly intelligent so that early training will help tame his sometimes boisterous energy. They enjoy being part of a family and it can make them a wonderful companion dog. However, you have to note that they do not like being left for long periods of time. So, if you like staying at hoe, you will be the ideal home environment for this breed. This breed is also not excessive barkers and he will love all people and also the other animals. They particularly love children and can make delightful amazing family pets.
Then, do Sheepadoodles shed? They do not shed a lot but they will need daily brushing to take care of their coat that is long. Besides, they also need to go to a groomer to have it trimmer and clipped. They also have to bath but just when needed and you could do that at the groomers when they are being trimmed or clipped.