The Pyredoodle is the cross between the Standard Poodle and the Great Pyrenees. They are likely to have originated in the 1980’s as a desperate attempt to produce a breed which sheds moderately.
These dogs are majestic, graceful, and regal compared to any other large breeds. Some Pyredoodles have a short and dense coat while others have a long and thick double coat.
Temperament & Personality
The Pyredoodle can be an excellent watchdog as it is extremely protective of its owner and its family. It is also highly intelligent, loyal and affectionate. These dogs are not good with children. A potential owner should know that this dog barks frequently and some owners say that these dogs are a real head-turner. It loves the attention of everyone and is a great indoor dog.