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Are you looking for more information about the Red Goldendoodle? Are you thinking about adopting one? You’re at the right place! Here you’ll find plenty of details about this amazing dog breed.
Love the curly red coat? Here’s what you need to know about the Red Goldendoodle.
Get to know the Red Goldendoodle
We love all types of dogs – but the red goldendoodle has a special place in our hearts. This adorable pup here is named Chloe. She has a cinnamon-red curly coat that covers her goofy personality. Like other red goldendoodles, she’s friendly, affectionate, and playful with kids and other pets.
If you’re like us and you too, are doodle-obsessed and a self-professed fur parent, this breed could be perfect for you and your family. After years of research and taking care of our own red goldendoodles, we’ve acquired a lot of information about their habits and quirks. Now, we’re sharing them with you.
Inspired by Ruby and Chole, (Ruby is Chloe’s cousin), here are seven (7) things that I about red goldendoodles:
1. Red is only one of the many colors of Goldendoodles.
This cute dog breed got their adorable looks from their parent breed. Goldendoodles are a cross between Poodle and Golden Retriever. Both breeds come in red, apricot, and cream color coats. Meanwhile, poodles come in chocolate, black, and parti combinations. It’s a no-brainer then, that their offspring would have similar colors for their coats.
Here are some of the standard coat colors of Goldendoodle
- Brow or Chocolate
- Parti (a combination of black or brown and white)
- Other Phantom combinations
It doesn’t matter what color coat doodle you want to adopt. It is sure to add color to your life!
2. The coat color of a Goldendoodle can change as they grow.
Ruby and Chloe both had red coats when they were puppies. But gradually, the hue changed as they grew older. As per other fur parents, it’s natural that most red Goldendoodle coats lighten as they mature. Even a deep red puppy coat may fade or lighten when they become adult dogs.
The same thing happened to Chloe. At first, she came with a deep, red coat. As she grew up though, the coat on her body lightened while those on her tail and ears remained the same.
Adopting Goldendoodles is like opening a box of Cracker Jacks. You don’t know what’s inside the box and what kind of surprises you will get. Similarly, you don’t know what will be the eventual coat color or personality of your Goldendoodle. But it’s sure to give you lots of fun and happiness!
3. Color changes are regular.
When Chloe was around 5-months old, I’ve noticed some white hairs growing on her red coat. Gradually, her red coat lightened and changed to a kind of cinnamon red. Chloe is now a mature adult. Still, I’m noticing the same small white hairs growing around her eyes.
Chloe has black toenails. Trimming black nails is more challenging than light nails on dogs. That’s because it’s difficult to see the nails clearly. This increases the risk of cutting the skin instead of the nails.
Your red goldendoodle’s coat may change – however, their energetic and bubbly personalities will still be the same. So be sure to love them regardless.
4. Red Goldendoodles are a lot more than their cute teddy bear looks.
These charming canines are so much more than their delightful teddy bear looks. They are social, smart, and easily trainable. There are Goldendoodles that also work as service or therapy dogs.
Therapy dogs are not the same as service dogs as the latter requires a different training. Therapy dogs volunteer with their owners to places like nursing homes, schools, and hospitals to help improve patients and student lives. Oftentimes referred to as ‘comfort dogs’, therapy dogs support an individual’s mental health by giving comfort and attention.
If you want to know more about the certification of a therapy dog, check out PetCo dog certification and training.
5. Goldendoodle dogs love energy burns, exercises, brain games, and adventures.
Like other Goldendoodles, red goldendoodles require daily exercises and a lot of mental stimulation. They are very active dogs that love to play with kids and other canines. Whether it’s a nature hike, walking through a neighborhood, or jogging in a park, you and your dog can lead a healthy and active lifestyle together.
6. A Goldendoodle needs lots of love and care.
Adopting a Goldendoodle into your family can be super exciting – but it also comes with new responsibilities.
So be sure to spend lots of time with your little pet. Give lots of love and care as a new member of the family. They’ll need to socialize, so allot a schedule for exercise and family time. These activities should be appropriate to the pet’s age. You should also make routine visits to the vet. Red goldendoodles will bring you invaluable joy for as long as you take good care of them as well.
7. Goldendoodles are the best breed for families
Goldendoodles are fast learners. They can easily socialize with the entire family and adapt to your lifestyle in. Smart, a bit naughty, yet super loveable, this breed comes in a variety of colors that are sure to bring a rainbow into your home, too.