Breed Info


Outgoing & Playful

  • Loyal and loving
  • Healthy and low maintenance
  • Family friendly
  • Eager to please
  • Does well with children and other animals
  • Playful and outgoing


Soft & Floppy-Eared


  • Rounded heads
  • Wide, dark eyes
  • Bushy eyebrows
  • Sturdy legs
  • Medium length tail

Coat Type and Color:

  • Varying from sleek to curly
  • Shedding rates depend on the pup
  • White
  • Black
  • Parti
  • Chocolate
  • Merle


  • 6-25lbs
  • 14-15 inches tall


Medium Activity

  • Love regular walking
  • Enjoy exploring their yard and playing games
  • Cockapoos stay alert and mentally stimulated when visiting a new place
  • Meeting new friends and playing at the dog park is a real treat

We Recommend:

  • 60 minutes of activity per day
  • 8 miles of walking per week

Cockapoos are a cross between a Poodle and an American or English Cocker Spaniel and is considered one of the first designer breeds.

The History of the Cocker Spaniel

  • "Spaynels" are mentioned in 14th century writings
  • Bred as hunting dogs
  • Recognized by the American Kennel Club in the 1800's
  • Popular breeds in both America and the UK

The History of Poodles

  • Can be traced to Roman & Egyptian times
  • The French used the variety of poodle sizes for duck hunting, sniffing out truffles and small companions
  • Used in circuses because of how quickly they learned tricks
  • Was the most popular breed in America from the 1950's to the 90's


  • Cockapoo owners tend to leave the coats natural, but some prefer regular clipping
  • Regularly trip long hair around the eyes to help them see clearly and avoid eye infection
  • Brush regularly
  • Wipe their ears to keep dirt and bacteria out
  • Keep nails trimmed and teeth clean


  • Intelligent and ready to learn
  • Eager to please
  • Early socialization and obedience training is recommended
  • Does well with firm boundaries and loving reinforcement