Here at Countryside we are committed to raising  healthily, well tempered and well socialized pups to be lifelong companions and to enrich other peoples life’s. We are dedicated to improving the Goldendoodle and Labradoodle breed. We feel education is  very important and are continuously networking with our fellow doodle breeders.

​In 2006 the International Labradoodle Association started Breeders of Excellence Education Seminars designed for Professional Doodle Breeders to get together and share their knowledge with one another and to provide educational and training seminars .

About 28 dedicated doodle breeder attended the 1st convention and it has been growing ever since. "I am very proud to say that I have attended every Breeder Convention since they were started!!!!" - Debra Wachter Owner

The 2013 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Convention held in Orlando, Florida
2013 Fl Doodles Convention
2013 Fl Doodles Convention

Guest speaker - Vet for Revival Animal Health got stuck in the snow storm at the airport and was not able to make it. Got to spend extra time socializing with other breeders - food was great!! April Cyber gave a demo on using Photo editor Pic Monkey. Carol Dean gave a demo on artificial Insemination.

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2013 Fl Doodles Convention
2013 Fl Doodles Convention

Guest speaker - Vet for Revival Animal Health got stuck in the snow storm at the airport and was not able to make it. Got to spend extra time socializing with other breeders - food was great!! April Cyber gave a demo on using Photo editor Pic Monkey. Carol Dean gave a demo on artificial Insemination.

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2013 Convention
2013 Convention

Guest speaker - Vet for Revival Animal Health got stuck in the snow storm at the airport and was not able to make it. Got to spend extra time socializing with other breeders - food was great!! April Cyber gave a demo on using Photo editor Pic Monkey. Carol Dean gave a demo on artificial Insemination.

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2013 Fl Doodles Convention
2013 Fl Doodles Convention

Guest speaker - Vet for Revival Animal Health got stuck in the snow storm at the airport and was not able to make it. Got to spend extra time socializing with other breeders - food was great!! April Cyber gave a demo on using Photo editor Pic Monkey. Carol Dean gave a demo on artificial Insemination.

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Guest speaker - Vet for Revival Animal Health got stuck in the snow storm at the airport and was not able to make it.

 

Got to spend extra time socializing with other breeders - food was great!!

 

April Cliber gave a demo on using Photo editor Pic Monkey.

 

Carol Dean gave a demo on artificial Insemination.

 

 

 

The 2012 NW  Doodle Breeders Gathering Held In Tualatin, Oregon. (2nd Year)
Acupunture
Acupunture

Katherine Aromaa (Certified Pet Dog Trainer) Talked about Socialization of Puppies, Claiming Signals dogs give off to avoid conflicts, Volhard Puppy Aptitude Test Talked about Acupuncture for Dogs Talked about contracts Talked about artificial Insemination (3 types) Vaginal, Trans-cervical, + Surgical and Shipping Semen Beverly Suterland Discussed grooming and gave a demo. Pam talked about taking photos

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Labradoodle Grooming
Labradoodle Grooming

Katherine Aromaa (Certified Pet Dog Trainer) Talked about Socialization of Puppies, Claiming Signals dogs give off to avoid conflicts, Volhard Puppy Aptitude Test Talked about Acupuncture for Dogs Talked about contracts Talked about artificial Insemination (3 types) Vaginal, Trans-cervical, + Surgical and Shipping Semen Beverly Suterland Discussed grooming and gave a demo. Pam talked about taking photos

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Hips and new information
Hips and new information

Guess speaker was Dr Keller from the Orthopedic Foundation For Animals He is one of the vets that read the radiography and rates hips + elbows on dog clearances. He explained what they are looking at when they read the ex-rays and rate them. Talked about the OFA data base

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Acupunture
Acupunture

Katherine Aromaa (Certified Pet Dog Trainer) Talked about Socialization of Puppies, Claiming Signals dogs give off to avoid conflicts, Volhard Puppy Aptitude Test Talked about Acupuncture for Dogs Talked about contracts Talked about artificial Insemination (3 types) Vaginal, Trans-cervical, + Surgical and Shipping Semen Beverly Suterland Discussed grooming and gave a demo. Pam talked about taking photos

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Katherine Aromaa (Certified Pet Dog Trainer) Talked about Socialization of Puppies, Claiming Signals dogs give off to ovoid conflicts, Volhard Puppy Aptitude Test

 

Talked about Acupuncture for Dogs

 

Talked about contracts

 

Talked about artificial Insemination (3 types) Vaginal, Trans-cervical, + Surgical and Shipping Semen

 

Beverly Suterland Discussed grooming and gave a demo.

 

Pam talked about taking photos

 

Guess speaker: Dr Keller from the Orthopedic Foundation For Animals He is one of the vets that read the radiography and rates hips + elbows on dog clearances. He explained what they are looking at when they  read the ex-rays and rate them. Talked about the OFA data base

The 2011 NW  Doodle Breeders Gathering Held In Tualatin, Oregon.This was a new Gathering (1st year)
The 2011 NW  Doodle Breeders
The 2011 NW Doodle Breeders

The 2011 NW Doodle Breeders Gathering. Held In Tualatin, Oregon.This was a new Garthering 1st year.

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Seminar by Paul H Scherlie Jr.,DVM
Seminar by Paul H Scherlie Jr.,DVM

Northwest Veterinary Specialists on Inherted Eye Diseases. Topics discussed were genetic, accounting, Brands of food, vaccination schedules etc.

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Visiting with Doodle friends!!
Visiting with Doodle friends!!

Visiting with Doodle friends!! From left to right: Debra Wachter - Countryside Doodles Blue Sterling - Goldendoodles.com Shari - Olympic Labradoodles

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The 2011 NW  Doodle Breeders
The 2011 NW Doodle Breeders

The 2011 NW Doodle Breeders Gathering. Held In Tualatin, Oregon.This was a new Garthering 1st year.

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Seminar by  Cheryl Lopate on  Canine Neonatolotgy Birth to weaning

Seminar by Paul H Scherlie Jr.,DVM Northwest Veterinary Specialists on Inhered Eye Diseases

Other topics discussed were genetic, accounting, Brands of  food, vaccination schedules etc.

 

 

 

The 2010 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Atlanta Georgia.

The 2010 International
The 2010 International

The 2010 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Atlanta Georgia.

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Guest speaker Jerry Hope
Guest speaker Jerry Hope

Guest speaker Jerry Hope (Author of the book Breeder's guide to raising Superstar Dogs)

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Jerry Hope
Jerry Hope

Spoke about keeping records of litters, choosing parents, necessary environmental conditions for development of temperament, and Bio-Sensor.

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The 2010 International
The 2010 International

The 2010 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Atlanta Georgia.

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Guest speaker Jerry Hope 

(Author of the book Breeder's guide to raising Superstar Dogs)

 

Spoke about keeping records of litters, choosing parents, necessary environmental conditions for development of temperament, and Bio-Sensor.

The 2009 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Seattle Washington.

The 2009 International
The 2009 International

The 2009 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Seattle Washington.

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Talked about order of the pack, males reproduction, female reproduction, natural breeding, Artifical insemination, right time to breed, Reproduction Problems, Welping, signs of trouble in welping, C-sections, Basic care of health pups, techniques for helping pups in distress,Tube feeding pups

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Talked about order of the pack, males reproduction, female reproduction, natural breeding, Artifical insemination, right time to breed, Reproduction Problems, Welping, signs of trouble in welping, C-sections, Basic care of health pups, techniques for helping pups in distress,Tube feeding pups

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The 2009 International
The 2009 International

The 2009 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Seattle Washington.

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Guest speaker Myra Savant Harris (author of 3 books)
1) Puppy Intensive Care
2) Canine Reproduction and Welping 

3)  Advance Canine Repro + Puppy Care

 

Talked about order of the pack, males reproduction, female reproduction, natural breeding, Artificial insemination, right time to breed, Reproduction Problems, Welping, signs of trouble in welping, C-sections, Basic care of health pups, techniques for helping pups in distress,Tube feeding pups.

The 2008 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Austin,Texas

Grouup Photo
Grouup Photo

The 2008 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Austin,Texas

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Guest speaker was Beth for IDOG
Guest speaker was Beth for IDOG

Guest speaker was Beth for IDOG she spoke about evolution of the dog (coming from wolfs), Basic Canine Needs, watching body language of dogs, and puppy development. Talked about the Doodle Rescue Group. Also discussed how to use cameras and photograph puppies,and matching pups to families.

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Grouup Photo
Grouup Photo

The 2008 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Austin,Texas

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Guest speaker Beth for IDOG

 

She spoke about evolution of the dog (coming from wolfs), Basic Canine Needs, watching body language of dogs,  and puppy development. Also discussed how to use cameras and photograph puppies,and matching pups to families.Also talked about the Doodle Rescue Group.

The 2007 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Orlando, Florida

The 2007 International
The 2007 International

The 2007 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Orlando, Florida. Reproduction Specialist did seminar on Health care of parent dogs Before breeding, during pregnancy, at delivery and after weaning. Photographer Eric Matyas of Photohound Dog Photography gave a discussion on talking photo's of dogs. Seminar on Genetics for labradoodle and Australian labradoodle Breeders with topic discussing 1) Genetic Diversity 2) Health and Genetics 3) Genetics and DNA testing.

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The 2007 International
The 2007 International

The 2007 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Orlando, Florida. Reproduction Specialist did seminar on Health care of parent dogs Before breeding, during pregnancy, at delivery and after weaning. Photographer Eric Matyas of Photohound Dog Photography gave a discussion on talking photo's of dogs. Seminar on Genetics for labradoodle and Australian labradoodle Breeders with topic discussing 1) Genetic Diversity 2) Health and Genetics 3) Genetics and DNA testing.

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Reproduction Specialist did seminar on Health care of parent dogs Before breeding, during pregnancy, at delivery and after weaning. Photographer Eric Matyas of Photohound Dog Photography gave a discussion on talking photo's of dogs.

Seminar on Genetics for labradoodle and Australian labradoodle Breeders with topic discussing  1) Genetic Diversity 2) Health and Genetics 3) Genetics and DNA testing.

We also discussed was the body structure, and characteristics of doodles.

 

 

 

The 2006 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Florida

The 2006 International
The 2006 International

The 2006 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Florida

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ALAA Breeders of Excellence
ALAA Breeders of Excellence

ALAA Breeders of Excellence Education Series: Health Testing and Breeding Practices seminar was taught by Specialist Lyampillai Arun, DVM,PA

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ALAA Breeders of Excellence
ALAA Breeders of Excellence

ALAA Breeders of Excellence Education Series: Puppy Behavior Training 0 to 8 weeks was taught by Canine Trainer Jocelyn Mc Guiness

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The 2006 International
The 2006 International

The 2006 International Labradoodle Association Breeder Conference Held In Florida

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ALAA Breeders of Excellence Education Series: Puppy Behavior Training 0 to 8 weeks was taught by Canine Trainer Jocelyn Mc Guiness

 

ALAA Breeders of Excellence Education Series: Health Testing and Breeding Practices seminar was taught by Specialist Lyampillai Arun, DVM,PA