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  • Breed: Standard Goldendoodle
  • Group: Designer
  • Height: 16-24"
  • Weight: 50-80 lbs
  • HypoAllergenic: Yes
  • Coat: Curly; sheds very little
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Goldendoodle puppies are ideal for families, especially with children. They make excellent house dogs, interact well with children, and get along with other animals. Our Goldendoodle puppies for sale have well-rounded personalities and make an excellent addition to any family!

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overview of the Standard Goldendoodle Dog Breed

Are you looking for a dog that has the friendly personality of Golden Retrievers, but does not come with all the allergy concerns or as much required grooming?

If that describes your next ideal pet, then take a look at our Goldendoodle puppies for sale!

Known as a designer breed because it is a cross between a Poodle and a Golden Retriever, Goldendoodles combine the best of both breeds.

Goldendoodle puppies have the friendliness and affection of Golden Retrievers combined with the intelligence and hypoallergic traits of Poodles.
If you want a standard Goldendoodle for your home, then purchase a Goldendoodle puppy today!

Click here to view our mini Goldendoodle puppies for sale or Golden Retriever puppies for sale. If you want to learn more about Goldendoodles, then take a look at our Ultimate Guide to Goldendoodles! And if a mini Goldendoodle isn’t right for your home, then view our other available puppy breeds for sale.

Standard Goldendoodle temperament

Friendly: Goldendoodles love both humans and other animals. They thrive on human company, and it doesn’t usually matter if it is with their owners or strangers. As a result, they do not make good guard dogs and sometimes get separation anxiety if left alone for long periods of time.

Affectionate: Even though they are friendly to strangers, Goldendoodles still have a special bond with their owners. They quickly become attached to people they spend a lot of time with, and they never tire of being with their owners and family.

Intelligent: Goldendoodles are a smart breed. Not only does this make them easier to train, but it also allows them to be used for intelligent roles such as search-and-rescue, guide dogs, and therapy dogs.

Sociable: Goldendoodles love spending time with humans, and they play well with the family and children. No matter what the family is doing, Goldendoodles want to be a part of the action!

Trainable: With their friendly temperament and intelligence, Goldendoodles are one of the easier breeds to train. They respond well to training that is done consistently and properly, and they soon become accustomed to house rules and expectations.

Adaptable: Mini Goldendoodles can adapt well to different living environments, including apartments or houses with yards. However, they still require regular exercise and mental enrichment to thrive.

Energetic: These puppies are usually energetic and playful. Regular exercise and mental stimulation are important to keep them happy and well-behaved. They enjoy activities like fetch, playtime, and outdoor adventures.

When considering a Mini Goldendoodle puppy, it’s essential to research reputable breeders who prioritize the health and well-being of their dogs. Spend time with the puppies before making a decision to ensure their personalities align with your family’s lifestyle and preferences.

Standard Goldendoodle Breed history

In the mid-1900s, breeders began crossing Poodles with several breeds, the most popular being Labrador Retrievers and Cocker Spaniel.

The resulting breeds, known as Labradoodles and Cockapoos, became popular in the United States, and especially among families.

As a result, Golden Retrievers were bred with Poodles in the late 1900s to create the Goldendoodle breed.

Goldendoodles are still a relatively young breed, and many today are first-generation Goldendoodles.  As a result, the breed is not recognized by any major breed registry.  

However, there are many clubs and online organizations dedicated to Goldendoodles, and many believe that Goldendoodles will become the most popular of the Poodle designer hybrids.

Standard Goldendoodle Average size

While Goldendoodles vary in size based on the Poodle, the standard Goldendoodle averages 16-24 inches in height at the shoulder and weighs 50-80 pounds.

Average Standard Goldendoodle lifespan

The average Goldendoodle lifespan is 10-15 years.

Standard Goldendoodle body features

Because it is a hybrid breed, the exact coat markings and features do vary from puppy to puppy.

However, most Goldendoodles do favor the Poodle side of the breed and will often have the curlier, shorter hair of the Poodle.

grooming Your Standard Goldendoodle Puppy

 Even though they favor the coat of a Poodle, Goldendoodles still require regular care and grooming.  It is recommended that you groom your Goldendoodle’s coat several times a week.

Their coats and skin usually create natural body oils, and this results in regular baths not being required unless the body is unnaturally dirty.

Keeping Your Standard Goldendoodle Puppy Healthy

Because they are still a young breed, not much is known specifically about the overall health of the Goldendoodle breed.  However, there are no known health risks, and if you choose a reputable breeder, your Goldendoodle puppy should not have any significant health issues.

Because of their long, floppy ears, it is also important to regularly check the ears for signs of infection.  Whenever your Goldendoodle gets wet, make sure the hair inside the ears completely dries out. 

Like all dogs, Goldendoodles are susceptible to hip and elbow dysplasia.

Hip and elbow dysplasia occurs when the leg or hip becomes weakened, and it can result in arthritis or lameness if not addressed.

One of the best ways to prevent this is by keeping your dog from excessive running on hard surfaces.  This is especially vital when they are a puppy.

Typical Standard Goldendoodle Allergens

While Goldendoodles are popular for being more hypoallergenic than Golden Retrievers, it does not mean they are entirely allergen-free.

Allergens are caused by dander, which is dead skin cells.  These skin cells are shed by any animal, including humans. Goldendoodles will typically shed less than Golden Retrievers, but this does not eliminate dander or allergens.

If you have a family member with allergen concerns, it is always good to consult with your family physician.

  • What colors can Goldendoodles be?
    Goldendoodles can be a variety of colors, including black, copper, white, cream, gray, golden, apricot, or red. Golden is the most common color. Goldendoodles tend to lighten with age.
  • Do Goldendoodles bark a lot?
    Goldendoodles are moderate barkers. They may bark some but they are not known to be loud. They don’t make good watch dogs and may not even bark if someone knocks at the door.
  • Do Goldendoodles wander off a lot?
    Goldendoodles are active and curious, so they may wander off, but they aren’t necessarily prone to it. It depends on your Goldendoodle's temperament, how you have trained it, and if they have excess energy that they need to burn off.
  • Are Goldendoodles hyper?
    Goldendoodle puppies may be hyper at times, like all puppies. You can expect them to calm down around 12-18 months of age. After that Goldendoodles are moderately active dogs who love to run and play but aren’t usually hyperactive. Goldendoodles do better in homes with yards than in apartments.
  • Are Goldendoodles ever destructive?
    Goldendoodles are highly social, so they are prone to separation anxiety. If they are left alone for too long they may become bored, anxious, and destructive.
  • Do Goldendoodles smell bad?
    Like all dogs, Goldendoodles can get a bit stinky sometimes. However, they tend to be less smelly than most other breeds, a trait they inherit from their poodle parents. How much your Goldendoodle smells depends on what environment they live in and how often you bathe them. If you keep them and the environment clean, then you shouldn't have to worry about this issue!
  • Are Poodle crosses healthier than purebred dogs?
    Mixed breed dogs do tend to be healthier and live longer than purebred dogs. This is partly because they have greater genetic diversity and so are not as susceptible to common recessive disorders as purebreds are. However, no animal or dog breed has a guarantee on the exact illnesses they might get over a lifetime.
  • Are Goldendoodles AKC recognized?
    No, Goldendoodles are not AKC recognized because they are a fairly young breed and because they are a designer breed (a hybrid breed.) At this time, AKC does not recognize any designer breeds, but this doesn't make them any less loved or valuable!

Most Popular Puppy Breeds on Infinity Pups

Not finding the perfect Standard Goldendoodle puppy you're looking for? Here are our most popular puppies for sale on our site.

Read some of our Standard Goldendoodle puppy reviews below!

Lisa StavitskyWe adopted Kirby our Goldendoodle a week ago. We love him! We were very happy with the breeder Sadie, she was wonderful! Every thing was clean, we met the parents of Kirby, she went over EVERYTHING with us, gave us vet records, a bag of food, collar, leash, blanket that had his brother and sisters scent on it, she went over the heartworm and flea tick medicines with us, showed us how to cut his nails etc. We brought the dog to the Vet a week after we had him and everything was PERFECT! The vet even said to us before the tests came back that 70% of puppies that come to him have parasites (which is easy enough to take care of) but Kirby had NOTHING wrong with him. After going through an Ohio Scam for a puppy on FB, we were so nervous to not use someone local, but after reading other reviews, we felt very confident using Infinity Pups and so glad we did. Thank you Infinity Pups! We couldn't be happier and had a great experience.
Belinda Leasure-JacksonI bought my standard Goldendoodle, “Jackson” (Lyndon) in April from Infinity Pups. He is the sweetest, cutest puppy and fits in perfectly with my 3 other dogs. Everyone who sees him compliments me on what a nice looking dog he is. Infinity Pups has great customer service. They answered all of my questions and they stand behind their commitments to provide a healthy puppy. I recommend Infinity Pups to anyone looking for a Goldendoodle.
Boveda T. after a 4 month search for a goldendoodle pup ( which I understand could easily have been longer ) i was getting a bit discouraged and then few weeks ago I met a family in a local outdoor market that was happily walking thieir beautiful "teen" goldendoodle. I asked about.the breeder and a. highly recommended Sadie's contact info was shared with me. I phoned her and she returned my call right away. I had so many questions that I asked over the phone and many to follow via text. She was patient and enthusiastic about my questions. As a novus to this breed I was very appreciative to her. I requested more photos of various pups and she immediately responded. After much experience in searching for healthy happy beautiful goldendoodles I would first recommend Sadie
Taylor D.We got our f1b Goldendoodle through Infinity Pups from Sadie’s Doodles in Paradise, PA. He’s only been home 3 days and he is amazing. Loveable, smart, only had 2 accidents in the house (both were his first day home) and we can’t wait to see all he learns from here on out. The process was easy, and Elmer, Dave and Sadie were happy to answer all my questions throughout. We are so happy we chose to go with them.
Jason GrovesJust brought our Goldendoodle home a few hours ago and got him used to his housemates ( cats and children) all is well this far and love love � our Dexter to pieces
Rosalie F. My experience using Infinity Pups to find golden doodle was great. Between the company and my breeder, I had hardly any lack of communication. They were easy to process a payment and we’re able to answer any questions I had about my puppy through the whole process. I obviously can only speak from my own experience but my puppy came from a very clean environment, was healthy, and very well behaved. He is now four months and still happy and healthy!
Frank M. I picked up Jett our black Goldendoodle puppy back in January. He was really shy and nervous but he is blossoming. Jett is a bundle of energy and keeps us on our toes. We enjoy his personality. Jett is growing well. We are trying to figure out how big he will get when he stops growing. He has gone from 10lbs to 33 LBs. The experience with Infinity was great. I just wish I had a chance to see Jett’s parents.
Charlene F.Infinity pups is great to deal with. Worked with Rachel (listed Susan ,daughter). Great interaction and answering calls. Received James, golden doodle, now Marley. Personality exactly as she described. Easy transaction. And Barb was great. With shipping. Sent me picture before boarding was told arrival time and ask to reply when received. Took to my vet same day of receiving and received excellent bill of health. highly recommend her. Marley is the sweetest puppy ever and you can tell was well tacked care of.