Facts & Origin
Newfoundland and Poodle mix - a hybrid breed.
This mix is really special. He loves to swim and play catch, but he also likes to cozy up on the couch and watch a movie.
What are breed characteristics of this mix dog?
The Newfoundland Poodle mix breed is a large dog with a thick coat. They can weigh up to 65 kg and are 76 cm tall.
|Origin||Canada - Germany|
|Life expectancy||8 - 15 years|
|Activity level||average - high|
|FCI group||not recognised|
|AKC group||not recognised|
|KC group||not recognised|
Attitude, character and temperament of the breed
Possible character traits of Newfypoo Mongrels - Such is probably his nature.
Newfoundlands and Poodle mixes are outgoing, sociable dogs that love attention and need lots of exercise. They are loyal and protective of their family and make excellent watchdogs. They can be stubborn and require patience and consistency in training.
Newfoundland Poodle mixes are a relatively new breed, so there is little information about them. However, they are becoming more popular as people realize how wonderful they are.
Newfoundland and Poodle mixes are the perfect choice for families with children. They also get along well with other pets, although they might try to herd them. These dogs are best suited for a home with a yard where they can run and play.
What diseases can occur in Newfoundland and Poodle mix.
Newfoundland Poodles are a mix of Newfoundland and Poodle. They are known for being a very friendly breed, but they are also known for being prone to certain health problems. The most common health problems in Newfoundland Poodles include hip dysplasia, elbow dysplasia, von Willebrand disease and epilepsy.
Hip dysplasia is a condition that affects the hip joints. It can cause pain and lameness in affected dogs. Elbow dysplasia is a similar condition that affects the elbow joints. It too can cause pain and lameness. Von Willebrand disease is a blood clotting disorder that can be dangerous if left untreated. Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that can cause seizures.
Newfoundlands are also prone to obesity, so it's important that they get plenty of exercise and eat a healthy diet. If you are thinking of getting a Newfoundland Poodle, be sure to talk to your veterinarian about the possible health risks.
What does this mixed breed look like?
The Newfoundland Poodle mix is a medium to large sized dog with a thick, luxurious coat. The coat is usually black, but can also be brown or white. The poodle portion of the mixed breed contributes to the dog's curly, puffy coat. The Newfoundland portion of the mixed breed gives the dog a thick undercoat that protects it from the cold.
Hip dysplasia (HD)
Hip dysplasia (HD) is a genetic condition in dogs where the hip joint is not shaped properly. This leads to pain, stiffness and restricted movement.
Gastric torsion is a disease in which the stomach rotates around its own longitudinal axis. The cause of the disease is not known.
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.
Most venous diseases are of minor importance in the dog
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.
The average size of a Newfoundland Poodle mix is about 76 cm.
The average life expectancy of a Newfoundland Poodle mix is between 10 and 12 years.
Newfoundland and Poodle mixes can have either a smooth or curly coat. The coat is thick and dense, which helps to protect against the cold weather.
Newfoundland and Poodle mixes can be black, brown, cream or white.
Yes, Newfoundlands and poodle mixes do shed. However, they are not considered to be heavily shedding.