Whoodle:Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier and Poodle Mix
Facts & Origin
Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier and Poodle Mix - a hybrid breed.
This fun-loving mixed breed is the perfect addition to any family. The Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier and Poodle mix is a friendly and playful dog that you can talk to for hours.
What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?
The Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier-Poodle mix has a weight of one kilogram and a height of one centimeter. They have a slender build, long legs and a short coat. They hardly shed and have a wheat color.
|Origin||Ireland / Germany|
|Life expectancy||12 - 15 years|
|FCI group||not recognised|
|AKC group||not recognised|
|KC group||not recognised|
Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits of Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier and Poodle Mix - Such is probably his nature.
Many people are familiar with the Poodle, but the Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is less well known. This mixed breed is a combination of the two breeds and is a popular choice for people looking for a hypoallergenic, intelligent and friendly dog.
The Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier was originally bred in Ireland as a working dog. They were used as hunting and herding dogs, but are now more commonly found as family dogs. They are known for their gentle nature and are good with children.
Poodles were originally bred in Germany and used as hunting dogs. Today, they are one of the most popular dog breeds in the world and are known for their intelligence and loyalty.
The Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier and Poodle mix is a great choice for people looking for an intelligent and loving dog. They are hypoallergenic and make great family dogs.
Health and breeding information
What diseases can affect Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier and Poodle mix.
There are a number of known diseases that can affect Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier-Poodle mixes, including:
- Allergies: both the Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier and the Poodle are prone to allergies, which can manifest as itching, excessive licking and hair loss-.
- Ear Infections: Ear infections are common in both breeds and can be painful and frustrating for your dog.
- Hip Dysplasia: This condition affects the hip joints and can be painful and cause lameness.
- Progressive retinal atrophy: This is a degenerative eye disease that can eventually lead to blindness.
Fortunately, many of these conditions can be managed with proper care and treatment. If you are considering an Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier-Poodle mix, be sure to talk to the vet about the risks and what you can do to keep the dog healthy and happy.
What does this mixed breed look like?
The Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Poodle mix has a soft, wheat-colored, medium-length coat. The coat may have some curls, but is generally straight. There is also a mini version of this mix that has a shorter coat. The coat is hypoallergenic and does not shed heavily.
|Ear shape||Tilt-ear - Floppy Ear|
|Tail||short - lang|
|Anatomy||rugged, slim, sporty|
|Size ♀||43 - 60 cm|
|Weight ♀||14 - 28 kg|
|Size ♂||45 - 60 cm|
|Weight ♂||16 - 28 kg|
|Suitable For||suitable for allergy sufferers, Beginner, Blind people, Children, Seniors|
Hip dysplasia (HD)
The hip dysplasia or hip joint dysplasia of the dog (HD) is a maldevelopment of the hip joint.
Often occur with allergies and intolerances.
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.
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.
Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA)
Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) is a slowly progressive death of the retina in dogs.
This mix is a beautiful combination of two amazing breeds. They have the curly coat of the Poodle and the wheat coloring of the Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier.
This mix will be a medium to large dog. They stand 45 to 55 cm tall and weigh 13 to 30 kg.
Yes! This mixture are mostly considered hypoallergenic, because it inherits the non-abrasive coat from the poodle parent.
Both breeds are relatively active, so this mix needs daily exercise. A good walk or run is enough, but they also like to play catch or go swimming.
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