Doodles was a home-based, high quality breeder of Miniature
"backcross" Labradoodles from 2004 through 2008. We live on our hobby farm in
Petersburg, Illinois, which has been in my husband's family for 70+
We have three young
boys; raising high quality kids and high quality puppies just seems to fit
Our Labradoodle, Joy, and our
Goldendoodle, Bella, are constant
companions in every part of our lives. We fell in love with
Doodles when we were looking for a medium size, low-shedding family
pet in 2003. The personality qualities of Labs and Goldens put them
very high on our list, but the shedding is just such a mess! We have
known some great poodles and the breed ranks high for intelligence, so
discovering the hybrid called a
was the answer.
After a year of research into Doodles, and getting to know some
we decided to get a Medium Labradoodle family pet
of the highest possible quality that could also be a breeding dog (with
tested parents and full
breeding rights, of course!).
Everlasting Joy is the mom of our
Mini Labradoodle litters.
Since then we have also
welcomed an equally
terrific Goldendoodle named
Unfortunately Bella failed her hip testing and will never have puppies (she was spayed immediately after her results were
With three children in our home,
each litter received loads of
attention and socialization. We
Doodles and we're excited to share them with
many more families that enjoy a Lab's gregarious friendly
nature, but would like a
smaller dog with less shedding and the same great personality and brains.
We hope your family will soon have a
Doodle to love!
In order to really
enjoy a dog, one doesn't merely try to train him to be semi-human.
The point of it is to open oneself to the possibility of becoming partly
--Edward Hoagland, Essayist & Author