Labrador Retrievers have been one of the most popular dog breeds in the United States for decades. Known as the quintessential sporting and family dog, owning a Labrador can be a joyful and enriching experience, as well as a very big responsibility. Labrador Retrievers helps the reader prepare for dog ownership and provides the tools needed to keep a canine family member happy and healthy. It covers all the topics a Labrador owner needs to know, from the history and origins of this familiar breed to housetraining and teaching basic obedience. Accompanied by over a hundred photographs, it also covers such important topics as bringing a new puppy home, feeding, accommodations, health care, and information concerning genetics and color breeding.
Whether yellow, black, or chocolate, all Labs will benefit when their owners follow the advice and guidance readily available in Labrador Retrievers, a valuable reference for all who love the Lab.