Archive for April, 2013

Labrador retrievers make great bomb sniffing dogs.

Labrador Retrievers Make Great Bomb Sniffing Dogs

Dogs have long been used to detect illegal substances, including bombs. When it comes to choosing the type of dog for these tasks, Labrador retrievers seem to always be at the top of the list. Even though these dogs are considered to be sporting dogs, many of those characteristics that make them great sporting dogs […]

Body language is essential to understanding your Labrador retriever.

Learn to Read Labrador Retriever Body Language

Sometimes, it can feel impossible to determine what your dog is trying to tell you. After all, he can’t talk to you. This is when it becomes useful to learn how to ready Labrador retriever body language. Once you are able to pick up on these sometimes minor signals, you will be able to get […]