The Cockapoo is cross between a Cocker Spaniel and a Poodle. This can be an English working, Show or American Cocker Spaniel, and usually a miniature or Toy Poodle.
This cross makes a wonderful breed. From the Poodle it brings the intelligence, high activity, low to non shedding coat. From the Cocker it brings an outgoing, fun nature and excellent temperament.
The Cockapoo is an adorable small dog, full of fun with a desire to please. It is so full of life, easy to train and such a joy to have around. It is a perfect dog that will fit in with all life styles, agile and fit, but also loves to cuddle up on the sofa- a perfect companion.
Coat. There is a huge variety of coat types, colours and looks. the coat can be curly as a Poodle, wavy ,or even straight as a Cocker Spaniel.
Size The Poodle most commonly used within the Cockapoo breed are the miniature and the Toy. Size can vary- Cockapoos usually stand between 12-15 inches tall, and weigh between 6-12 kg.
Genetics F1= Cocker Spaniel+ Poodle F1b= F1 Cockapoo + Poodle or Cocker Spaniel F2 = F1 Cockapoo + F1 Cockapoo F2b= F2 Cockapoo +Poodle or Cocker Spaniel F3= F2 Cockapoo + F2 Cockapoo