Hybrid Origin: The Newfypoo is a hybrid between the Poodle and the Newfoundland. Country of Origin: The Newfypoo originated in the United States of America. Original Purpose: The Newfypoo is a great family companion. Breed Characteristics: Newfypoos generally are loving, loyal, alert, friendly and intelligent. The Newfypoo tends to be very quick and agile for their size. Newfypoos make a wonderful pet and companion dog. The color of the Newfypoos coat depends on the color of the parent's coats. Newfypoos typically are very calm but playful dogs requiring a yard to run and exercise. Life Expectancy: Average life expectancy for a Newfypoo is 10 - 13 years.