Category: Labrador Training

Socialization is an important aspect of Labrador retriever training.

The Importance of Socialization in Labrador Retriever Training

Bringing a new Labrador retriever puppy into your home is an exciting time for everyone, including the puppy. While your puppy is young, it is important to make use of techniques for Labrador retriever training so your puppy grows into a well-behaved dog you can be proud of. One of the most important aspects of your […]

Help your Labrador puppy overcome his fears with proper Labrador puppy training.

Overcome a Fear of the Crate with Labrador Puppy Training

Crate training can be an important element for many dog owners, especially if you won’t be home with your puppy all the time. However, if you don’t use the proper techniques for Labrador puppy training in the early stages of his life, you may find your puppy is afraid of his crate. With the right […]

With Labrador puppy training, your dog can become a solid swimmer.

Have Fun in the Water with Labrador Puppy Training

Most people know dogs are natural swimmers, but this doesn’t mean you don’t have to work with your dog in the water. If you intend to spend time with your Labrador retriever in the water, you will need to make sure he knows how to swim well to avoid any accidents in and around the […]

Labrador retriever training can make your dog the envy of the neighborhood.

Labrador Retriever Training: Walking without a Leash

Most of the dogs you see walking in the park or down the street are on a leash. Have you ever seen a Labrador retriever walking down the street next to his owner without a leash? You may wonder how the owner got so lucky to have a Labrador that will walk by his side […]

Bomb sniffing Labrador retrievers help keep the public safe.

Certain Situations Require Bomb Sniffing Labrador Retrievers

  Labrador retrievers are highly intelligent dogs that are often used as bomb sniffing dogs. When it comes to training these dogs, they are easily able to identify a large number of explosives and other materials that are commonly found in bombs, especially those that are homemade. In light of many of the bombings that […]

Labrador retrievers can easily be trained as bomb sniffing dogs.

Training Labrador Retrievers as Bomb Sniffing Dogs

With all the bomb threats that occur on a regular basis, as well as the actual bombings that do take place, it is critical for many law enforcement agencies to make use of bomb sniffing dogs as a way to identify these devices and put a stop to the danger before it becomes a real […]

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 […]

Keep your lab happy by playing with him.

Keeping Your Labrador Happy

As with any relationship, your relationship with your Labrador works two ways. While dogs are a man’s best friend, it is important to show your dog you do love him and care about his well-being; a true relationship doesn’t just happen naturally. When you show your dog just how much you care in ways dogs […]

You can train your Labrador to do anything if you do it correctly.

Five Mistakes to Avoid When Training Your Labrador

When you are training your Labrador, it is important to know exactly what you are doing. Even though Labradors are among the easiest types of dogs to train, your dog may be more difficult to train if you make these common mistakes. If you know what can cause problems when you are trying to train […]

Training Labrador retrievers often takes positive reinforcement.

The Most Effective Methods for Training Labrador Retrievers

You have probably heard that Labrador retrievers are one of the easiest dog breeds to train. However, you need to know what you are doing to be successful. This includes understanding what the best methods for training Labrador retrievers are and which tricks and skills are the best to teach will help ensure your success. As […]