Labradoodles generations are classified by the breeding of the specific parents.
F1 also known as the First Gen is the offspring of 1 Poodle parent and 1 Labrador parent. Because of this being the first breeding of 2 different dogs. coats from the puppies of this type of breeding are basically hit and miss on shedding and no shedding coats. This breeding is half and half of Lab and Poodle. puppies could develop hip dysplasia as it grows older. Some could develop eye problems Poodles are known for. Responsible Breeders are aware of these challenges, constantly health test their dogs to make sure they dont carry any of these physical weaknesses. Breeders want to produce the most healthy puppies.