Cockapoo Energy Levels: Are They High Energy?

Cockapoo Dog at the Beach

Understanding Cockapoo energy levels before bringing one home is important for their well-being and yours. As much as a dog may appeal to you based on the cuteness factor, you also need to know you’ll be able to meet their needs. So in this article, we explore the energy levels of a cockapoo and whether … Read more

380+ Cockapoo Puppy Names (Best Name Ideas 2024)

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One of the most exciting parts of bringing home a new Cockapoo puppy is choosing the perfect name. If you don’t know where to start or you’re finding the puppy name choices overwhelming, you will love this list of Cockapoo puppy names! I’ve put together a list of over 380 Cockapoo puppy names to help … Read more

Cockapoo Life Expectancy: Teacup, Toy, Mini, and Standard

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Cockapoos make great companions for a variety of different people. Though, like all other dogs, they don’t live nearly as long as humans do. But what is the average life expectancy of a Cockapoo dog? Do smaller Cockapoos live longer than larger ones? And is there anything you can do to extend your Cockapoo’s lifespan? … Read more

Cockapoo Barking Habits: Do Cockapoos Bark a Lot?

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Cockapoos (also known as Spoodles) are growing increasingly popular because of their small size and Teddy-bear-like appearance, especially for apartment living. But, both the Poodle and the Cocker Spaniel are dogs that bark a lot. So, if you are considering getting one of these adorable dogs, you might be wondering if Cockapoos bark a lot. … Read more

Cockapoo Exercise Requirements for Health and Happiness

Happy golden cockapoo jumping over a log in the woods.

Cockapoos are hybrids of two very active breeds; the Cocker Spaniel and the Poodle. So if you are considering a Cockapoo, you should realize that it’s probably going to need a lot of exercise. But just how much exercise is right for your Cockapoo? Related: Cockapoo Energy Levels: Are They High Energy? How Much Exercise … Read more

8 Cockapoo Health Problems to Know Before Buying

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Before owning a Cockapoo, you might be wondering what health problems they may have. Both Poodles and Cocker Spaniels are susceptible to certain genetic health issues. But what about a hybrid between the two; the Cockapoo? We’ll look at the role of genetics and how can you prevent or treat these various health issues in … Read more

Cockapoo Size and Weight Guide (Teacup, Toy, Mini and Standard)

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Cockapoos come in a variety of sizes and weights. And it’s a good idea to understand the differences, so you can find the right fit for your home. As a hybrid breed, the size of your Cockapoo is dependent on the size of its parents the Poodle and Cocker Spaniel. As both the parent breeds … Read more

Are Cockapoos Hypoallergenic: Do They Shed?

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A lot of Poodle hybrids, including the Cockapoo (Poodle-Cocker Spaniel mix), have become popular due to their curly coats. Breeders often advertise these mixes as hypoallergenic or low-shed. But, how true is that? Are Cockapoos really hypoallergenic? Do they shed? Although no dog breed is 100% hypoallergenic, Cockapoos are a good option for allergy sufferers … Read more

Cockapoo Generations Explained: F1, F1b, F1bb, F2, and More

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If you’re wondering what all the different Cockapoo generations mean, you’re in the right place. The parent breeds, the Cocker Spaniel and Poodle, are very different in both personality and appearance. So it’s only natural to wonder if different generations and the different proportions of Poodle and Cocker Spaniel genetics present will make an impact … Read more

Cockapoo Coat Types and How to Care for Them

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If you’re looking to add a Cockapoo to your life, you might be wondering what coat types they have. If Poodles have coarse, curly coats, and Cocker Spaniels have very flat silky coats, what happens when you combine the two? Find out if there’s any way to predict Cockapoo coats. And, above all, how to … Read more