Breed Info


Happy & Affectionate

The temperament of our Miniature Portidoodle pups is their friendly blend of intelligence and affection, which makes them the best companions. From their earlier days, they represented their natural warmth while showering affection on their human family members. Their higher level of intelligence ensures that they learn fast, making training easier. 


Their strong bond with their human family would lead to separation anxiety whenever they are left alone for a longer time. However, their family-friendly nature and huge loyalty make them cherished members across different households.


Their strong attachment to their owners indicates that they are prone to separation anxiety, which calls for understanding and patience. These charming pets are ideal for families in search of a loyal, intelligent, and affectionate companion.


Fluffy & Expressive

Our Miniature Portidoodle puppies arrive with their curly, fluffy, or wavy coats that add to their best charm. The coat of our pups remains a canvas of possibility that boasts a range of patterns and colors that make every person unique. These pups can make every head turn wherever they trot, whether they are sporting an elegant black, white, warm fawn, classic grey, mesmerizing merle, rich chocolate, or striking sable.


Their coat often features numerous patterns or markings that add to their attraction, making every pup a one-of-a-kind companion. One of the alluring qualities of our Miniature Portidoodle pups is their low-shedding coat.


This feature, combined with their adorable looks, makes them popular choices among people and families. The coat of our Miniature Portidoodle is extremely pleasing and a practical choice that needs less grooming to maintain its beauty and grace.


High Activity

Our Miniature Portidoodle puppies are extremely adaptable and energetic. These pups are the element as they love splashing in water. Their love for aquatic endeavors makes them the best companions for outdoor enthusiasts and families enjoying spending time by the shore or near rivers or lakes.


But, it is important to watch them, mainly around the waterbodies, with their smaller sizes making them prone to accident risks. Portidoodles are affectionate and gentle, making them the best playmates for kids of all ages whenever it comes to interacting with children.


Their patient and playful nature makes them the perfect companions for families with younger kids. But, due to their small sizes, it is important to supervise their playtime to prevent any mishaps with the pups. You can now bond with our pups to build a lifelong friendship.

Story of the Miniature Portidoodle Puppy

Our Miniature Portidoodle pups are an engaging blend of two unique breeds, each with a fascinating history.

● The History of The Poodle

The Poodle lineage is traced back to ancient civilizations, with proof of their existence in Roman and Egyptian times. However, it was the French who completely embraced the versatility of the breed, using poodles of varied sizes for numerous tasks. They are better known for their rapid learning abilities and intelligence, making our Poodles the top performers in circuses and dazzling audiences with their astonishing tricks. 

● The History of the Portuguese Water Dog

The Portuguese Water Dog served as the essential companion to the fishermen tasked with herding the fish into nets in the coastal areas of Portugal. Their talent grabbed the attention of the United States, which led to their introduction across American shores in 1958.

Proper Care For Miniature Portidoodle Puppies

Several tasks specifically involve caring for Miniature Portidoodle puppies, like training and grooming, to ensure they stay happy, healthy, and properly behaved companions.

● Grooming

Regular grooming is essential for keeping your Miniature Portidoodle's coat in top condition. Daily brushing is recommended to prevent matting and tangling, especially for those with curly or wavy coats. It's also crucial to keep a close eye on their ears, as they can be prone to dirt buildup and infections. Regular ear cleaning can help mitigate these risks. Additionally, maintaining good dental hygiene is vital for your pup's overall health. 

● Training

Miniature Portidoodles are intelligent and generally easy to train, making them quick learners. However, early training and socialization are crucial to ensure they develop into well-mannered adults. Basic obedience commands and proper socialization with people and other animals should be introduced early on. Ongoing training sessions are also beneficial to keep your Portidoodle mentally stimulated and out of trouble.

FAQs About Miniature Portidoodle Puppies

What Is The Average Lifespan Of A Miniature Portidoodle Puppy?

On average, Miniature Portidoodle puppies live 12 to 16 years. With proper care, nutrition, and regular veterinary check-ups, they can enjoy a long and healthy life as cherished members of your family. Factors such as genetics, diet, exercise, and overall wellness play significant roles in determining their lifespan.

Are Miniature Portidoodle Puppies Easy To Train?

Miniature Portidoodle puppies are generally easy to train due to their high intelligence and eagerness to please. With consistent, positive reinforcement techniques and early socialization, they quickly grasp commands and behaviors. Their Poodle and Portuguese Water Dog heritage contributes to their trainable nature, making them well-suited for obedience training, agility courses, and various activities.

Are Miniature Portidoodle Poodles Good With Family, Children, And Other Pets?

Miniature Portidoodle Poodles are known for their friendly and sociable nature, making them excellent companions for families, including children and other pets. They thrive on interaction and enjoy being part of the family's activities. However, supervision is recommended, especially with young children, to ensure gentle interactions and prevent accidental injuries due to their small size.

From Where Can I Get A Cute Miniature Portidoodle Puppy?

You can find a cute Miniature Portidoodle puppy at our platform, Up And Away Pups, as we mainly focus on the health and well-being of their dogs. We have our Miniature Portidoodles available for adoption, offering an opportunity to give a loving home to a deserving pup.

Are Miniature Portidoodle Hypoallergenic?

Yes, Miniature Portidoodles are considered hypoallergenic due to their low-shedding coats inherited from their Poodle and Portuguese Water Dog ancestry. While no dog breed is entirely hypoallergenic, Miniature Portidoodles produce fewer allergens such as dander and saliva compared to other breeds, making them suitable for individuals with mild allergies.