If you are considering adding a new fur baby to your family, you certainly want to check out the breed's compatibility. Will you be able to trust a Goldendoodle around a crying infant? What about with a toddler ready to pull the ever-inviting tail? Will your young teen be able to walk a Goldendoodle without being pulled down the street?
Regardless of the age of your children, the answer is always, "Yes! Goldendoodles make the perfect family pet."
Disposition of a Goldendoodle
Being a cross between a Golden Retriever and a Poodle, the resulting breed embodies the best of both worlds - the friendly, lovable disposition of the Golden Retriever and the attentive, trainable side of a Poodle. A friend to everyone and a stranger to no one, the Goldendoodle loves socializing and being involved in family activities.
Goldendoodles are always on a mission to please. They are eager, willing learners that crave a role to play. This makes them capable of all types of athletic activities:
water canine sports
While training, remember that their lovable disposition makes them respond best to positive reinforcement and gentleness.
Goldendoodles with other pets
Part of being a great family dog requires the ability to get along