Colours and sizes in Australian Labradoodles

Chocolate

Chocolate

Chocolate

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Chocolates are a solid brown colour varying shades from a dark rich chocolate colour to a cafe or parchment (see below) Some lines of chocolate fade and others don't.

Red

Chocolate

Chocolate

Red Fleece coated Australian Labradoodle courtesy of Raisdoodles

Reds are solid in colour and vary in shade from lighter red to a deep mahogany red. Red dogs have black noses. Dogs that appear red but have a liver coloured nose are classed as Caramel (below)

Apricot

Chocolate

Apricot

A lighter apricot Australian Labradoodle, courtesy of Tora's Australian Labradoodles

Apricots range in colour from a dark cream to a light red. Apricots also have a black nose.

Caramel

Caramel

Apricot

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Caramels are differentiated from reds by their liver coloured noses indicating they carry the chocolate gene. Caramels come in a variety of shades from dark cream colour to a deep mahogany colour.

Cream

Caramel

Cream

Cream Fleece coated Australian Labradoodle courtesy of Burnbrae Australian Labradoodles

Creams are exactly that, a beautiful cream colour with slight variations from almost white to a dark cream colour. Creams have a black nose.

Black

Caramel

Cream

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Blacks range from a lovely jet black colour to almost a dark silver/grey colour with fading. Not all blacks fade. blacks have a black nose.

Phantom

Tri Colour

Tri Colour

Photo courtesy of Oakham Doodles

Phantom can come in chocolate or black and have red/apricot, cream or silver markings

Tri Colour

Tri Colour

Tri Colour

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TrI Colours are phantoms with the addition of white added and can come in black or chocolate.

Abstract

Abstract

Abstract

Caramel Fleece coat abstract Australian Labradoodle courtesy of Raisdoodles Australian Labradoodles

Abstracts can be found in any solid colour. An abstract has a small amount of white markings, usually found on the chest and feet.

Tuxedo

Abstract

Abstract

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Tuxedos refers to the white markings, and come in all colours. Tuxedos have a white tuxedo type pattern on their chest and head with four white feet/toes.

Parti

Cafe/Lavender/Parchment

Cafe/Lavender/Parchment

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Parti Australian Labradoodles have at least 50% white covering their body. The dominant colour being white. Partis can be classed as being extreme, where 95% of their body is white with a very small amount of another colour.

Cafe/Lavender/Parchment

Cafe/Lavender/Parchment

Cafe/Lavender/Parchment

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Cafe, Lavender and parchment are all variations of faded chocolate. Some chocolates can fade completely to a cream colour, while others fade to beautiful shades all in-between.

Sizes

Miniature

Miniature

Miniature

A miniature Fleece coated Caramel Tuxedo courtesy of Oakham Doodles Australian Labradoodles

Miniatures range from 14 to 16 inches

Weight: 7 to 13kg

Medium

Miniature

Miniature

A medium Fleece coated red Tuxedo courtesy of Oakham Doodles Australian Labradoodles

Mediums range from 17 to 20 inches 

Weight: 13kg to 20kg

Standard

Miniature

Standard

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Standards range from 21 to 24 inches 

Weight: 23kg to 30kg