- WEIGHT: 75 to 95 lbs
- HEIGHT: 22 to 26 inches
- COLOR(S): Solid black or tan/gold with a black saddle; black nose, grey with lighter or brown markings (sables). Whites, livers, and blues not recognized.
- BREED GROUP: Herding
WEIGHT: 110 to 200 lbs
HEIGHT: 24 to 30 inches
COLOR(S): White, black, apricot, or fawn with markings of black, white, or mahogany.
Loyal, good-natured, and affectionate. The St. Berdoodle is not recommended for homes with small children due to their massive size. They do well with dogs and non-canine pets they have been with since puppyhood. They are family oriented and do not do well if ignored. Loneliness will lead to destructive behavior. The St. Berdoodle's are suspicious of strangers and will protect their family, property, and territory.
Depending on coat type, the St. Berdoodle requires frequent brushing or professional clipping. Bathing should be done when necessary using a mild shampoo
They may be prone to such health issues as Wobbler Syndrome, hip dysplasia, PRA, ear infections, Von Willebrand's Disease, skin problems, and bloat.
The St. Berdoodle is not recommended for apartment living. They are active, energetic, and do best in a suburban or rural setting with ample safe space to roam, run, and play.
Early socialization and obedience are a must. They require a dominant owner. St. Berdoodle's will not respond to harsh or heavy-handed methods. Training must be done with firmness, fairness, patience, and consistency
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