"Hi, If allergies are a concern, you need to be aware that there is truly not a hypoallergenic dog breed, however 'non-shedding' dogs tend to be more allergy friendly. Here is a link to the most allergy friendly breeds:…"
Laura Ashley is now a member of Doodle Rescue Collective Inc.
My husband and I are interested in adopting a 1-2 year old doodle.
Do you currently own a dog? If not, have you owned dogs in the past? Any other pets?
We currently have 2 dogs and a cat.
If you are looking to adopt a doodle, why have you chosen this mix?
We have an Aussiedoodle, who we have enjoyed a great deal. I have allergies and I find that they bother me far less with our doodle. We have always had a rescue in our pack and would like to continue that.
Have you read our adoption policies, located under the "About DRC" tab?
Are you aware that many doodles are not allergy friendly and that many of them do shed?
I am aware that some to shed.
Are you aware that we do not adopt to homes with children under 10, and that we do not adopt dogs for service work?
I am aware and we do not have children in our home.
Are you now involved in Rescue? If so, how? Are you interested in volunteering with our rescue?
No we are not involved and we are not interested in volunteering for this.
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Hi, If allergies are a concern, you need to be aware that there is truly not a hypoallergenic dog breed, however 'non-shedding' dogs tend to be more allergy friendly. Here is a link to the most allergy friendly breeds: http://www.justdogbreeds.com/low-shedding-dog-breeds.html The problem is that as mixed breed dogs, every Goldendoodle or Labradoodle is different, so the fact that one does or doesn't affect allergies doesn't mean that another one will affect in the same way. The protein that causes dog allergies is called KNF1, and it's present in varying amounts in individual dogs. With mixed breeds, even within the same litter, you can have wide variations, and there is no way to know that until the dog has his adult coat. http://doodlerescue.org/forum/topics/the-truth-about-dog-allergies-and-doodles Here is an article about determining allergy levels with a particular doodle. http://www.doodletrust.com/education/doodle-alergy-myth No one should make a guarantee that a doodle is or will be hypoallergenic - this is marketing hype. If you are still interested in adopting a doodle (that may or may not be allergy friendly) be sure to read our DRC ADOPTION POLICIES AND PROCEDURES. http://doodlerescue.org/notes/DRC_ADOPTION_POLICIES_AND_PROCEDURES NOTE: You MUST have had a dog as an ADULT with VET RECORDS for that dog in YOUR own name.