Exceptionally smart and active. Bred to retrieve birds from the water. Very loyal and family oriented.
***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...
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.
An ideal sporting and family dog. Gentle nature.
Intelligent and eager to please. Bred as a hunting companion.
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)
A happy, alert breed that isn't shy or aggressive.
This breed is the world's premier herding dog, prized for its intelligence, extraordinary natural instinct, and working ability. Loyal & affectionate.
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.
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)
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.
The world's leading police, guard, and military dog -- and a loving family companion and herder.
The "Sheltie" is essentially a miniature working Collie. Excels in herding.
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Robust and powerful, the breed is happiest with a job. Excellent police dog and service dog.