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Labrador Retriever Dogs

As the name defines them, Labrador retriever dogs are trained to retrieve.  The Labrador retriever is a type of gundog that is quick to learn commands. Naturally, this type of dog is keen to please, eagerly seeking  your approval and attention. That is why Labrador or in short Lab, will follow you everywhere you go. […]

Active Labrador Retrievers and Family Playtime
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Active Labrador Retrievers and Family Playtime

As you’ve probably discovered by now, Labradors are a very playful breed of dog. They have endless energy in their earlier years, allowing hours of playtime for you and your Labrador. If you find that you are beginning to run out of idea on how to entertain your pet, you can use the activities below […]

Purebred Lab puppies – Are we helping or hurting the Labrador Retriever breed?
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Purebred Lab puppies – Are we helping or hurting the Labrador Retriever breed?

The recent protest by PETA during the Wesminster dog show highlights a serious concern among dog owners. By using dog breeders, what are we doing to our pets?

Labs that will eat anything
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Labs that will eat anything

If you’re a dog owner, you’ve likely wondered if there’s anything they won’t eat. You might have even tested this theory once or twice, staring in amazement at the enormous quantities of week-old, straight from the refrigerator, leftovers your pooch is willing to ingest, still showing no signs of stopping. In fact, a study conducted in the UK showed that about half of the country’s dogs were at the time overweight. This has caused an increasing popularity of canine diet drugs as well as “fat clinics” for dogs.