The 10 most popular mixed-breed dogs

Thursday February 21st, 2013

DogTime Staff

The DogTime Breed Center is one of the most searched areas of DogTime.com. In addition to purebreds, we also cover Mutts and various popular mixes, but which ones are the most popular? Here are the top 10 most-searched dog mixes on DogTime.com in 2013 (so far):

Square 50 mix cockapoo

1. Cockapoo: A cross of Cocker Spaniel and Poodle, the joyful and endearing Cockapoo is the original "designer dog."

Square 50 mix maltipoo

2. Maltipoo: One part Maltese, one part Poodle, yields a dog with a fun-loving and affectionate nature.

Square 50 mix labradoodle

3. Labradoodle: An intelligent and friendly dog, the Labradoodle is a Labrador Retriever-Poodle hybrid.

Square 50 mix goldendoodle

4. Goldendoodle: Another “designer dog,” this pooch results from breeding a Poodle with a Golden Retriever.

Square 50 mix maltese shih tzu

5. Maltese Shih Tzu: One of the few “designer dogs” who isn’t one of the “Poo” or “Doodle” hybrids, as he’s a cross between a Maltese and Shih Tzu.

Square 50 mix puggle

6. Puggle: Cute looks, fun-loving personality, this Beagle-Pug combo seems to have it all.

Square 50 mix schnoodle

7. Schnoodle: Cross a Poodle with a Schnauzer and you get a lap dog, a family dog, a therapy dog, or a performance dog.

Square 50 mix peekapoo

8. Peekapoo: Loyal and affectionate, this Pekingese-Poodle cross can be quite protective of the people he loves.

Square 50 mix yorkipoo

9. Yorkipoo: A cross between a Yorkshire Terrier and a Miniature Poodle, this dog is especially suited to apartment life.

Square 50 mix goldador

10. Goldador: Get ready to get some exercise with this good-natured working dog who’s a mix of Golden Retriever and Labrador Retriever.