How old was my first cap Cockapoo when she died?

Shadow is my 2nd cockapoo. My first CAP lived to be 16 years old. She was also a wonderful dog, although didn’t require as much “snuggle time” as Shadow does. Shadow was quick to train (learned sit, speak, roll over and stay in a few days). We trained him ourselves.

What’s the life expectancy of a cockapoo dog?

The average life expectancy of a Cockapoo is between 14 and 18 years when properly cared for and fed an appropriate good quality diet to suit their ages. Like many other hybrid dogs, the Cockapoo is known to suffer from a few hereditary health issues which are frequently seen in both their parent breeds.

Do you need to train a cockapoo as an adult?

As a cross between a cocker spaniel and poodle, there is no dispute over their intelligence or personality. However, without adequate dog training, you could have a troublesome dog on your hands. Cockapoos need training from a young age and it’s best to implement techniques that you intend to use when they are an adult dog too.

Is the Cockapoo breed recognised by the Kennel Club?

Today, there are F1, F1b, F2 and more Cockapoos being bred and all can be registered with the Cockapoo Club of Great Britain, although for the moment these charming dogs are not recognised by the Kennel Club (as of Febrary 2018).

When did the first Cockapoo dog come out?

The first Cockapoos were bred back in the 1960’s. When other breeders saw the success that the Cockapoo breeders were having, they began cross-breeding other breeds of dog. One of the best characteristics about a Cockapoo is that they are very social.

How old is a 13 year old Cockapoo?

A 13 year old Cockapoo is like a 79 year old person. I don’t know why it is called “dog years”, shouldn’t it be called “people years”?

How old is Nelly from the Cockapoo breed?

For many years, I lived with a Cockapoo called Nelly. Even now, at 9 years old, she still has her puppy-like personality. She is definitely one of the most incredible dogs I’ve ever been around because she has such a loving nature.

Is the Cockapoo dog a good therapy dog?

Cockapoos are popular in many countries including America, England, Canada and even Australia. This dog breed could be a good therapy dog because they have such a gentle nature. For many years, I lived with a Cockapoo called Nelly.