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When is her coat going to come through?

Posted on May 3, 2011 at 9:48am 10 Comments

Hi, we have a three month old Goldendoodle (2nd gen). At the moment her coat is still pretty flat and moulting!! Is this usual, all the pics I have seen are of fluffy little puppies! Our girl is good as gold and a sweetheart - but I am not sure she is ever going to look  like a doodle! Is this usual? Thanks.

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At 1:54pm on May 6, 2011, Jill Denver and Willow said…
Gill if you go to the web site and go under the FAQ's heading  and click Doods & Coat Colours you will get a good idea how much the doodles coat changes from when they are a puppy to when they reach 1 year.  They show before and after pictures.  Some pups look to have fairly straight coats that turn quite wavy by 1 year.  Very interesting to see these pics.
At 1:30pm on May 6, 2011, Jill Denver and Willow said…
Ha ha ha, I know people never know what kind of dog it is that your walking with. My first doodle Gus was black and he was always mistaken for a Bouvier and a Portuguese Water dog. I actually had someone come running out of their house once while I was walking by to ask me if he was a Water dog. People were always stopping me and asking what kind of dog he was. My puppy doodle now is gold in colour so people naturally think he is a golden retreiver they don't see the poodle in him yet but I do.
At 12:50pm on May 6, 2011, Jill Denver and Willow said…
I think your little girl will have a beautiful wavy coat when she is older.  I can see the ripples already.  She just needs time.  After reading a lot of info on doodle crossings, your best bet for a curly coat is when a doodle is crossed with a poodle.  They are quite curly.  When you breed two doodles you have a chance that they may get the traits of a retreiver from both sides or poodle from both sides or a bit of both.  You never know what your going to get.  Sounds like no matter what she looks like she has already won your heart.  I know the feeling when you are expecting a certain look, that's what makes Doodles so appealing but it's their personalities that can't be beat!
At 12:09pm on May 3, 2011, Jill Denver and Willow said…
Gill, you won't really know what exactly her coat will look like until she is a year old.  They change a lot over the first year.  My first doodle started off with pretty flat hair across his back but when he was a year old his fur was really curly around his behind area and very wavy everywhere else.  He was an F1 cross.  I've seen a doodle in my neighbourhood that has straight black hair and looks very much like a retriever.  If your pup has curly or wavy ears you can pretty well look forward to a wavy or curly dog.

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