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CHRISTMAS Champion AKC Labrador Retrievers - Head Start Training Available

CHRISTMAS Champion AKC Labrador Retrievers - Head Start Training Available Labrador Retriever for sale/adoption
Houston, Texas 77057

English Labrador Retriever

English Labrador Retriever Labrador Retriever for sale/adoption
katy, Texas 77494

Labrador Puppies

Labrador Puppies Labrador Retriever for sale/adoption
Sherrard,, Illinois 61281

AKC Labrador retrievers

AKC Labrador retrievers Labrador Retriever for sale/adoption
Dundee, Ohio 44624

Christmas Labrador puppies

Christmas Labrador puppies Labrador Retriever for sale/adoption
scottsdale, Arizona 85258

Silver Labrador Retriever Puppies

Silver Labrador Retriever Puppies Labrador Retriever for sale/adoption
Due West, South Carolina 29639

AKC Yellow Labradors

AKC Yellow Labradors Labrador Retriever for sale/adoption
Norco, California 92860

AKC labrador pups for sale

AKC labrador pups for sale Labrador Retriever for sale/adoption
Bloomington, Indiana 47403

Labrador Retriever Breed Basics

Labrador retrievers are a favored family dog due to their mild disposition and affectionate nature. They make a great pet for owners who spend time on or near to the water. They are also prized as gun dogs, and their ability to retrieve game fowl from water. Labs are are frequently used as guide dogs or to provide aid for the disabled or as therapy dogs Their smelling abilities and intelligence also mean that they are often used by law enforcement and military organizations - a truly versatile breed.

The Labrador is descended from the St John's Water Dog first bred in an area near Newfoundland Canada They were brought to England in the 1820s, where owners gave them the name Labrador to distinguish them from the Newfoundland (a gun dog from a near area). Originally the dogs were black only, and yellow and chocolate varieties were not accepted until the early 20th century. Labs are usually bred for confirmation at show events or as field dogs. The former tend to be chunkier and calmer, while the latter tend to be taller and thinner.

They are great family members. The Purebred dog is regarded as kind, outgoing, gentle, loyal loving. affectionate and even tempered - always eager to please their masters. A great all around family dog.

The Labrador Retriever's coat is short and dense, but not wiry. The dog naturally has a slightly dry, oily coat that is water-resistant, so the dog does not get cold when taking to water in the winter. Although the AKC refers to the official colors as being either Chocolate, Black or Yellow, it may vary quite a bit. The yellow can range from an almost white cream to fox red. Chocolates can vary from medium to dark brown. They weigh between 55 and 80 pounds