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Exceptionally smart and active. Bred to retrieve birds from the water. Very loyal and family oriented.

Adult Black Bordoodle - Mountain Rose Borderdoodles
Puppy Bordoodle Blue Eyed Brown and White - Mountain Rose Borderdoodles

Blue eyed Bordoodles

What is the temperament of Bordoodles?

***NOTE:  The balancing nature of the resulting cross between a "Mountain Rose" Poodle and a "Mountain Rose" Border Collie draw the very best attributes of both breeds while seemingly leaving behind any negatives. Our goals in breeding is to constantly achieve extremely smart, mindfully calm and intuitive Bordoodles.

Because of these proven traits in which we are consistently achieving, our dogs make ideal service dogs ranking high in three particular service categories...

  1. Mental Therapy
  2. Assisting Physically Disabled
  3. Diabetic Alert  dogs

We are proud to have dogs placed in all 3 categories with several of our dogs excelling as Diabetic Alert Dogs.

Known for its stamina and speed. Bred to be a guardian and in demand as a police dog.

What is the Bordoodle's life span?

Top 10 Most Inteligent Dogs

What is the avarage size of a Bordoodle?

#6 Shetland Sheepdog

#8 Papillion

Bordoodle Service and Diabetic Alert Dogs

An ideal sporting and family dog. Gentle nature.

What is the origin of the Bordoodles?

Intelligent and eager to please. Bred as a hunting companion.

Puppy Bordoodle Black, White and Brown - Mountain Rose Borderdoodles

Bordoodles are super smart and may be the easiest to train of all breeds. Because they are a cross between the two smartest dogs in the world, Borroodles possess a wonderful mind. They like having things to do, playing games and going places. They are tolerant, affectionate and very loyal. They are ideal as family pets and well suited for kids.

Bordoodles having originated from the Border Collie and Poodle , are most happy when given attention and activities on a regular basis. Bordoodles especially love active sports and are well known to be exceptional athletes excelling in activities such as Frisbee, fetch, obstacle course competitions, and more. They love hikes and enjoy experiencing the great outdoors with their family and companions.

The average Borderdoodle has a shoulder height of 18-22 inches and typically weighs 35-45 lbs. However, Mountain Rose takes great pride in breeding TWO distinct sizes of Borderdoodles...  See our Size Chart

(Not including hybrid or doodle breeds)

(not Australian Shepherd - ranked 19th)

Brown and White Bordoodle Puppy - Mountain Rose Borderdoodles

A happy, alert breed that isn't shy or aggressive.

#1 Border Collie

This breed is the world's premier herding dog, prized for its intelligence, extraordinary natural instinct, and working ability. Loyal & affectionate.

Brown Bordoodles Puppy - Mountain Rose Borderdoodles

#5 Doberman Pinscher

Blue Eyed Bordoodle Puppy - Mountain Rose Borderdoodles

Borderdoodle coats are usually curly, wavy and non-shedding or low shedding. Because of the hybrid cross with the poodle, their coats are usually hypoallergenic as well. 

#7 Labrador Retriever

Black and White Bordoodle with a boy - Mountain Rose Borderdoodle

#4 Golden Retriever

#10 Australian Cattle Dog 

These "Doodle" breeds are recognized by the American Canine Hybrid Club (ACHC), Designer Dogs Kennel Club (DDKC), Dog Registry of America, Inc (DRA), International Designer Canine Registry (IDCR) and Designer Breed Registry (DBR) and Continental Kennel Club (CKC).

The Bordoodle's tremendous intelligence and desire to please their owners make training fairly simple. Bordoodles are sensitive and live for praise. They are very obedient and agile, able to be taught a great variety of tricks. They are eager to learn and catch on quickly.

They generally have dark brown eyes, but because of the Border Collie genetics can sometimes (rarely) have blue eyes. 

1. Borderdoodle ( Hybrid Cross - Border Collie #1 and Poodle #2 )

2. Goldendoodle ( Hybrid Cross - Golden Retriever #4 and Poodle #2 )

3. Labradoodle ( Hybrid Cross - Labrador Retriever #7 and Poodle #2 )

4. Aussiedoodle ( Hybrid Cross - Australian Shepherd #16 and Poodle #2)

#2 Poodle (not Toy poodles)

#3 German Shepherd

The Bordoodle, also known as "Borderdoodle", is a hybrid cross between the two  smartest dogs in the world,  a purebred Border Collie #1 and a Purebred Poodle #2. Bordoodles are recognized by the American Canine Hybrid Club (ACHC), Designer Dogs Kennel Club (DDKC), Dog Registry of America, Inc (DRA), International Designer Canine Registry (IDCR) and Designer Breed Registry (DBR) and Continental Kennel Club (CKC).

Energetic and intelligent. 

Bordoodles have a life span of 12-15 years.

Black Bordoodles Puppy - Mountain Rose Borderdoodles

The world's leading police, guard, and military dog -- and a loving family companion and herder.

The Most Intelligent "Doodle" Breeds

Do Bordoodles shed or give allergies?

‚ÄčAbout Bordoodles

How active is a Bordoodle?

The "Sheltie" is essentially a miniature working Collie. Excels in herding.

Bordoodle Training

See a complete list of the smartest dogs in the world.

#9 Rottweiler

Robust and powerful, the breed is happiest with a job. Excellent police dog and service dog.

Brown and white bordoodle - Mountain Rose Bordoodles
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