Here are the 10 best Goldendoodle dog names but first, the background .
The goldendoodle is referred to as a designer dog. The Encyclopædia Britannica traces the term “designer dog” to the late 20th century when breeders began to cross purebred Poodles with other purebred breeds in hopes of obtaining a dog with the poodle’s non-shedding coat, (but there is no guarantee they will inherit the coat of the poodle), along with various desirable characteristics from other breeds.
|Offspring||Parent 1||Parent 2||% Golden||% Poodle|
|F2||F1 Goldendoodle||F1 Goldendoodle||50||50|
|F2B||F1B Goldendoodle||F1 Goldendoodle||37.5||62.5|
In regards to goldendoodles, golden retrievers are considered a great family dog, which is why they have been used to cross breed with poodles. Over time people made different kinds of Goldendoodles. A male Poodle bred with a female Golden Retriever produces an Goldendoodle. A male Poodle bred with a female Golden Retriever produces an F1 Goldendoodle. A male Poodle bred with an F1 Goldendoodle is called an F1B (F1-back cross). F2 Goldendoodles are male Goldendoodles bred with female Goldendoodles. There are three types of Poodles; Standard, Miniature and Toy, meaning Goldendoodles come in all sizes.
Therefore the background of each dog is usually taken into consideration before you name him/her .
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