How bad do Labradoodle shed? While they do shed more than compared to a Poodle, Labradoodles shed less than other purebred dogs, and other mixes. You can expect your dog to shed daily, just in less noticeable amounts. This means you should expect at least a weekly vacuum, sweeping, or cleanup.
Are Labradoodles high maintenance? Labradoodles are high-maintenance dogs in the sense that they require more care than some other breeds. They have high energy levels and need proper exercise every day. They have coats that require regular grooming. They need training to teach them the correct ways to behave.
Why does my Labradoodle shed so much? Our labradoodles are allergy-friendly and don’t shed for the main reason that their fur coat is very curly and the straighter it is, the more they would shed. But sometimes they will shed a little bit anyways depending on their fur coat. So don’t panic!
Do Labradoodles smell and shed? Smelly Labradoodle Conclusions
The good news is that Labradoodles have a non-shedding coat that won’t smell as bad as other dog coats (plus it is allergy-friendly). They don’t have an undercoat, and don’t shed hair, but their lifestyle puts them at a greater risk of developing certain odors.