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Fun loving, gentle natured puppies, the perfect family dog!
December 24, 2022
Going Home:
February 18, 2023
Expected Colours:
2 Waitlist Spots

*Images are ‘look-a-like’ litters not the actual litter.

About the Litter
We put Juniper and Cloud together as they complement one another on many fronts.
Both dogs have fun loving personalities combined with gentle, caring demeanours. Juniper shows her mischievous side when she hides toys from the other dogs. She loves to engage other dogs into a game of hide and seek having them chase after her until she shares where the toy is. Her softer side is evident in her love of all puppies. Juniper plays gently with the puppies and then curls up around them to sleep cuddled together.
Cloud is gregarious and enjoys making new friends wherever he goes. His guardian tells us that on walks people often comment on his stunning sable colour. She says Cloud likes that attention and can’t wait to make friends with his admirers. When Cloud is here for honeymoons, his gentle nature shows by the way he treats his partners. Always respectful, he waits to be invited before the romance begins. After, he smothers his partner with special kisses in their ears. It’s very sweet to watch.
Soft, wavy, non-shedding coats in chocolate and ebony sable as well as caramel are all possible in this litter. Puppies will be that ideal size between 25 and 32 pounds.
*Example of a similar litter
About Mom
Juniper is such a fun girl. She shows her playful side when she gathers up all the toys and puts them in her bed. Then she takes them and hides them asking everyone to go look for them.
This girl has excellent eye contact. She engages with people and reads their body language with skill. Juniper will snuggle when she senses you need a hug or run at your side when she understands you want to get out and stretch your legs.
Juniper is quick to learn anything you wish to teach her. She solves puzzles in seconds and has learned how to “talk” using word buttons.
Fun, loving and full of empathy, this Mama labradoodle makes life more enjoyable.
About Dad
Cloud is the quintessential Australian labradoodle. He looks like a live teddy bear, he loves everyone and just wants to be with people 24/7.
Cloud has a gentle, giving manner that his guardian tells us makes him a joy to share life with. She says Cloud is mindful and always wishing to do what she is asking of him.
Cloud has a lovely confidence that isn’t overbearing. He shows patience when he meets new people as he waits for them to invite him into their space. This is not a boy who charges in and demands attention.
Cloud’s puppies are full of optimism and a huge love for people. We have 1 of his puppies staying with us and she is a complete joy. Happy, excited to see you, loves to play but never gets in your way. Balanced describes this fellow and his offspring.

Look-a-like Litters

Every Puppy Goes Home With

What is

Hand Made Collar
Hand Made Collar
Hand Made Blanket
Three small toys, a tiger stuffy, a colourful soft ball with a face and a crinkle toy
3 Small Toys
5 Generation Pedigree
A Blue and Cream health Guarantee document mock up. Looks very official :)
Health Guarantee
AN Official WALA registration DOcument example mocked up with a plain brown envelope
Official WALA Registration
Example of a Trupanion Health Insurance document used to redeem 1 month of free insurance
30 Days Pet Insurance
Vaccination passport example mocked up. Looks like a boarding pass in a booklet
Vaccinations and Deworming
Microchip pamphlet. There is no official document that goes with a microchip, it is all online.
Microchip registration
Jump start on house training, doggie door and socialisation
Getting a Puppy

How It Works

Step 1 – Find Your Litter.

Have a look through our planned litters.  Once you have decided on the litter that is just right for you and there are spots available click on the Reserve Now button to complete our application form.

Waitlist Spots: Sometimes more labradoodles than reservations are born.
If you are on the waitlist for a litter you will be the first to fill those extra spots.
If we don’t have extra puppies we can transfer you to a different litter or refund your deposit.

Step 2 – Let’s Chat.

We will review your Application within 48 hours and be in touch via email.  If you don’t hear from us, please check your junk folder.

We are happy to arrange a telephone call if you prefer.

You can also come to meet us and see our facility. Meet and Greets are scheduled various times through out the year.

Step 3 – Reserve Your Puppy.

Once all your questions have been answered and you are ready to proceed we ask for an $800 non-refundable deposit to secure your reservation.

We will provide you with a link for payment using your Visa, MasterCard or Visa Debit card. Your deposit is non-refundable but you may defer to a later litter should the need arise.

You may defer up to a maximum of three times. If you choose to defer, current pricing will apply for your second and third payments. Should there not be enough puppies in a litter to honour all reservations, your deposit may either be refunded or transferred to a future litter.

You can also check out our Purchasing Page for full details on the purchasing process.

The full kit laid out with three puppies snooping around and sniffing everything
Who is it for?
Ideal family dog
Families looking for that all round family dog will love these puppies. Terrific with children of any age, these puppies will be social, fun, caring and clever. The strong desire to understand your requests and then act on them appropriately, make these puppies an excellent choice for first time pawrents. The level of intuition and empathy coming from both parents also makes these puppies good comfort or therapy dog candidates.
Just the right size for life in the city or the suburbs or even the country, these puppies will enjoy a day that is active just as much as a day that is full of snuggles. The silky non-shedding coats will help keep your home clean and tidy. This also makes the puppies generally a good fit for those with mild allergies to dogs.
The respectful nature of both parents will create puppies who relate well to children and respond to them. If you’re single, these puppies will mature to a size that’s easy to handle no matter what age you are. They will be substantial enough to offer a degree of security when you are walking alone as well.
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Frequently Asked Questions

At Van Isle Doodles we have 4 sizes of puppies:

Mini             15 to 16″ tall and 18 to 22 lbs

Large Mini   16.25 to 17″ tall and 22 to 25 lbs

Medium        17″ to 19 inches tall and 25 to 40 lbs

Standard      19″+ tall and over 40 lbs

Australian labradoodles are content with a couple of nice brisk walks each day and some indoor play time.

If you enjoy hiking, biking swimming or other more vigorous exercise, your puppy will be happy to join you in these pursuits once they are over a year old.  Large mini, medium and standard are your best choices if you lead an active life. 

If you enjoy a quieter lifestyle, a mini, large mini or medium will be quite content with a few walks around the neighbourhood, longer walks on weekends and perhaps some swimming during the warmer months.  Combine that with some good playtime in the house or backyard and you will have a happy labradoodle

ALDs have coats that grow and do require regular maintenance both at home and with a professional groomer. 

Your ALD will need to go the groomer once every 8 weeks for a professional appointment.  At home, a good brush and comb out every other day will help keep tangles at bay and maintain your ALD’s beautiful coat

Your Van Isle Doodle puppy will come to you eating a whole food diet.  Primarily this will consist of freeze-dried food that you rehydrate and serve.  A general rule of thumb is once your ALD is a year old, they will consume 2% of their body weight daily. 

          ALDs have 3 foundation breeds:

  1. Poodle
  2. Labrador retriever
  3. Spaniel

A multigenerational ALD is a dog who for 4 generations or more had only ALDs as parents.  There must also be fewer than 6 Spaniels in the pedigree over the last 6 generations.

A labradoodle is a poodle and a lab.  There is no spaniel in the mix.  These dogs tend to be a bit larger as a result.  You will hear many people refer to their ALD as a labradoodle as well as an Australian labradoodle just because the name is so long!

An Australian labradoodle has 3 foundation breeds; Poodle, Labrador Retriever and a splash of Spaniel.  It’s that splash of Spaniel that brings the ability to produce a small dog.  The Spaniel is also responsible for the Teddy Bear look that ALDS are so famous for. 

An Aussie Doodle is an entirely different breed.  This is a cross between an Australian Shepherd and a Poodle.  These dogs are very high energy and require a lot of exercise. 

Each dog is an individual as is each person.  A particular ALD puppy with a specific individual may not trigger an allergic response.  With another person, there may be a response. 

ALDs have a single coat and little to no dander.  This usually creates an environment without triggers for those who have mild allergic responses to most dogs. 

For families with allergy concerns, we welcome you to attend one of our Open House days to spend time with our dogs to help assess whether you have a reaction. 

We enjoy meeting our families who have an approved application on file.  We want to show you who and where your puppy will be raised. 

We have adult dogs who live with us you are welcome to spend time with.  You will be able to see the different sizes as we have mini, large mini and medium dogs who live with us.

Puppies are not available to be visited as they are unvaccinated and vulnerable to disease.  Once your puppy is born then you will be able to meet your litter in person when they are around 5 weeks of age. 

Individual parents of litters do not live with us.  We want all of our dogs to enjoy their own family for life.  Each of our breeding dogs (other than the ones who live with us) live in their own family.  You will meet the Mother dog for your litter at the Puppy Family Visit. 

Our parent dogs undergo a series of tests before being admitted into our program.  These tests include:

          OFA and/or PH for hips and elbows

          PPG ALD essential panel genetic disease testing

          PPG DNA Profile testing

          PPG trait testing

          CAER eye testing

          Temperament assessment

          Conformation assessment

Browse through the Find Your Puppy page and look for a litter that meats your requirements. You can filter by size, birthdate or parents to narrow in on the best litter for you. If you don’t have any preferences you can simply fill out the generic Application Form.

After the family visit we have a “Homework” assignment that includes a chance for you to let us know if you have additional preferences.

We take all of your requests into consideration when we begin our matching process. 

Claire, Taylor and Renald spend every day with the puppies from birth.  They each do an assessment of the puppies around 7 weeks.  Then we take those assessments and your homework to make the perfect match between you and your puppy. 

It doesn’t matter if you are first or last on the reservation list, the matching is done based on the best fit between the puppy’s personality and your lifestyle.  We have never had one of our ALD puppies refused or returned because they were not the best fit for a family. 

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