I have an 9 week golden doodle who seems to shed a ton will her coat eventually change? I also wonder if she is going to be a straight coat with no beard. I am not seeing a sign of a beard but her…Continue
"I have a F1B nonshedding doodle. I am mildly allergic to him. It is the dander not the shedding. We got him as I have a toddler who is allergic to dogs. She has no problem with our guy. For her it is saliva only. Our guys was trained young not to…"
"Hi Trish, I am a new doodle owner as of 14 months ago. Eli has a fleece coat. I will say he shed like crazy as a puppy and I was sure it was a forever thing because that is usually rule of thumb according to this website and some friends I know with…"
"I looked at your last post---I am so sorry to hear that you are allergic to your pup (and it sounds like you surely are)--lots of times, shedding and the coat type has nothing to do with it--there is a protein in the saliva of the dog that can cause…"
"That's what I'm not quite sure of I have seasonal allergies and to certain types of dogs my eyes start to burn and swell and I get all choked up. So I'm trying to figure this one out my lab I did fine with but it since I have brought…"
"It's not that mixed breeds cause more allergies, it's that you can't predict whether or not they will shed or affect your allergies, like you can with purebred dogs. All Labs shed; all Poodles are non-shedding. But with doodles, there…"
"I volunteer with a rescue and this is what I advise people who have allergies:
If allergies are a concern, you need to be aware that there is truly not a hypoallergenic dog breed, however 'non-shedding' dogs tend to be more allergy…"
"I do think she looks like she will get the fluffy "Doodle" coat. She is beautiful! Like the others have told you, unfortunately, if she sheds now she will most likely continue that.
Please if you are not sending her back to the…"
"Also check with her breeder first if you do have to rehome her, to see if they want her back. Sometimes there is a clause in your contract about letting them know if you need to rehome. I agree about doing sooner rather than later. If she is…"
"It is hard to tell much from just your profile photo, but she looks like she will have a nice thick doodley coat. I can't say on the face from this photo. As for the shedding. Chances are if she is shedding a lot now, she will…"
"Trish, can you post a picture here in your discussion. It's hard to tell from the little profile photo.
If she'd shedding now, chances are pretty good that she will continue to shed. Often, puppies who don't shed will start after they…"