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The Breed


Australian Labradoodles originated in Australia in the 1980's for the intention of creating an allergy and asthma friendly dog with the temperament of a service dog. The following breeds are the parent breeds; Labrador, Poodle, English Cocker Spaniel, American Cocker Spaniel and Irish Water Spaniel.

Doodles that are identified as F1, F1b, F2, Double Doodle, Merles, Wheaten Terrier, Cobberdog, Cockapoo or have these in their pedigree are not pure bred Australian Labradoodles and cannot be identified as such.


Sizes in Australian Labradoodles


An Australian Labradoodle comes in 3 different sizes.

Miniature - Between 14 and 16 inches and under 12kg

Medium - Between 17 and 21 inches and under 21kg

Standard - Over 22 inches

Coat Type


Australian Labradoodles coat types:  Woolly, Curly and Fleece.  These are non-shedding and allergy friendly.

Red Australian Labradoodle
Apricot Australian Labradoodle
Caramel Australian Labradoodle

Red Australian Labradoodles can vary in colour from light red to a rich deep red.  A red dog will have a black nose if a dog appears red but with a liver or rose nose, this would be classed as caramel.

Apricot Australian Labradoodles can vary from a dark cream to a lighter red.  Apricots will also have a black nose

Caramel Australian Labradoodles can vary from a dark red to a lighter gold caramel.  A caramel Australian Labradoodle will have a rose or a liver nose.

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A cream Australian Labradoodle will have a black nose.  A cream can vary from a dark cream colour to almost white.

Chocolate Australian Labradoodle Breeder UK

Chocolate Australian Labradoodles are a solid colour with shades varying from deep chocolate to a cafe or parchment colour. Chocolates can fade sometimes to a lavender or parchment colour.


Black Australian Labradoodles can have a bluish hue to their coat. Silvering can also appear as they get older

Tri Colour

Tri colour Australian Labradoodles are Phantoms with the addition of white.  Phantoms can be chocolate or black.


Parti Australian Labradoodles have at least a 50% white covering, you can have extreme parti's where most of their body is white with a very small amount of another colour.


Phantom Australian Labradoodles can be black or chocolate. The solid base colour has clearly defined markings above each eye, on the sides of the muscle on the throat and chest and all four feet

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