Facts & Origin
Airedale Terrier and Poodle Mix - a hybrid breed
The Airedale Terrier and Poodle Mix is a very popular and special mixed breed. This wonderful puppy brings the best qualities of both parent breeds. He has insensitivity and intelligence of the Poodle and a strong confidence and stamina of the Airedale Terrier. Since the Airedale Terrier and Poodle mix are also variable in size and weight, they can be bred as a large or medium sized dog. They are also quite affectionate and love to be kept busy, both physically and mentally. Thanks to their affection, they like to include new people and pets in their lives. With an appropriate amount of perseverance and love, your Airedale Terrier and Poodle mix will be a loyal and loving companion.
|Origin||England - Germany|
|Life expectancy||10 - 15 years|
|Care requirements||low-maintenance - high-maintenance|
|FCI group||not recognised|
|AKC group||not recognised|
|KC group||not recognised|
Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits of Airedale Terrier and Poodle mix - Such is probably his nature.
An Airedale Terrier and Poodle mix is an affectionate and energetic breed of dog, suitable both as a family and companion dog. This mix has inherited much of the affectionate warmth of the Poodle and the independence of the Airedale Terrier.
This breed combines enterprise and intelligence with a pleasant personality. They are very active dogs that need plenty of exercise. They are lively and outgoing, love possibilities and adventures and do not want to be so shy. Consistent training and early socialization, included in all dog training, are necessary to avoid undesirable behavior.
These intelligent hybrid dogs are very adaptable and adaptive. They are quick to recognize new situations, instructions and new lessons and love to master complex tasks. Although they can be a bit strong and stubborn at times, their stubbornness is paired with thoughtful thinking and appropriate handling.
An Airedale Terrier-Poodle mix is a great companion for people who want to stay active and participate in adventures and outings. With proper care, nurturing and good training, they can be loyal companions to the owner for many years. They are spirited and playful, but always willing to listen and learn, which contributes to a more stable and happy relationship.
What diseases can occur in Airedale Terrier and Poodle mix.
The Airedale Terrier Poodle mix - often referred to as the Airedoodle or Airdoodle - is a popular hybrid dog breed created by the collision of the two dog breeds. This combination of the smart and playful Airedale Terrier and the adaptable and confident Poodle produces compact size and an endearing character. Although most Airedoodle mixes are generally healthy, there are some diseases that can affect some mixes.
One of the most common diseases of Airedoodle mixes is syringomyelia, also known as SM. This is a neurological condition where fluid becomes trapped in the dog's spine, causing pain, numbness and paralysis. Although SM cannot be predicted, the parents can be bred to prevent it. Other common health problems in Airedoodle mixes include atopy and dysplasia of the hip. Atopy is an allergic reaction of the body that is controlled by an immune system. It is associated with itching, hives, rash, and other symptoms. Dysplasia of the hip is a degeneration of the articular cartilage that can cause the hip to fit poorly, leading to dysfunction, pain and even a lower quality of life for the dog.
Airedoodle mixes are also prone to certain eye diseases, including cataracts and glaucoma. Cataracts are congenital or acquired eye defects that can cause the dog's lens to become cloudy, which can eventually lead to blindness. Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases that can lead to vision loss. It is also advisable to have regular eye exams to monitor your dog's vision health.
Before adopting an Airedoodle mix, obtain all available information about the puppy's parents. Be sure to meet the parents and observe how they behave. Also ask about the family history of the parent dogs to make sure their offspring do not have genetic diseases. By following the above steps, you will help your puppy live a long and happy life.
What does this mixed breed look like?
An Airedale Terrier and Poodle mix dog, also known as an Airdoodle, is a loyal companion. They have a medium length coat that is soft and smooth with various shades of color. Most Airdoodles have a hairline of the cream or apricot color that darkens at the edges of their body. However, some also have a black, brown, golden brown or even gray coat. Their fur is usually naturally curly, but it can also be smooth. Some Airdoodles also have white markings that contribute to a unique appearance.
What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?
An Airedale Terrier and Poodle mix dog has a lively and compact build. Its height is between 38 and 46 cm and its weight is between 14 and 18 kg. Its coat is usually short, but can be a little longer, especially on the face and ears. It has a dense and beautiful texture. The colors of most of this breed vary from black, brown, cream and gray. The back is long and erect, the chest is broad and the tail is usually erect, slender and straight. The head is long, narrow and forms a straight line from the front to the ears. The ears are sloping, small and compact. The neck is strong and muscular. The eyes are large and round, usually dark brown.
Hypothyroidism is a condition in dogs where the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormones. This can lead to a slowed metabolic rate, weight gain, fatigue, hair loss and other symptoms.
Symptoms of kidney disease in dogs: increased urination (polyuria) increased water intake. Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth. Loss of appetite
Often occur with allergies and intolerances.
Can be hereditary in certain breeds.
Definition: Dog has epilepsy if, for example, at least two epileptic seizures occur more than 24 hours apart.
Cataracts are still one of the most common causes of blindness, even in dogs.
Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) is a slowly progressive death of the retina in dogs.
Problems with the Patellar can be a displacement or weak kneecap, which is one of the most common causes of lameness in dogs, also because of overweight.
An Airedale Terrier and Poodle mix is a very people-oriented, intelligent, energetic and loyal breed. They are adaptable, learn quickly and love to please their humans.
The coat type of an Airedale Terrier and Poodle mix is very variable, but usually it is woolly, dense and with a strong undercoat.
The behaviors of an Airedale Terrier and Poodle Mix are usually very intense, loving and obedient. They also tend to be very active and lively.
Airedale Terrier and Poodle mixes are best suited for sporting activities such as fast jogging, agility classes and grooming exercises. Walking, lunging and lawn work are also very suitable for this breed.
Airedale Terriers and Poodle Mixes need a lot of attention and care from their owners. They love to spend time with their humans and need regular interaction to stay happy and content.