Labrador Retrievers have been favourite choice of a dog for families in the UK, in fact, statically they are the leading breed. Maybe you own one too? You will soon be able to leave your Lab in the experienced hands of Gudog caregivers. Meanwhile, find some facts about these awesome dogs below.So, Labradors:
- Labrador Retrievers are originally from the province of Newfoundland and Labrador in Canada. The breed was initially used to help fisherman and its members are affectionately called “Labs.”
- The male Labrador are about 22 to 24 inches tall and females are slightly smaller- about 21 to 23 inches.
- Labrador retrievers come in three colours: black, yellow and brown. Lab mixes might have other markings such as white spots on chest or ears.
- Labrador retrievers are widely acknowledged as intelligent dogs. However, according to the Labrador Retriever Guide website, many individuals believe that black Labradors, as opposed to their yellow and chocolate counterparts, are the smartest within the breed.
- Labrador retrievers are part of the sporting group of dogs.
- Labrador retrievers are the only dog breeds that have webbed feet. This makes them excellent swimmers.
- Not only are Labrador retrievers good family dogs, they prove to be great police and rescue dogs.
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Sources: http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/wild/cesar-millans-leader-of-the-pack/articles/labrador-retriever-facts/ http://dogcare.dailypuppy.com/black-labradors-3781.html http://www.buzzle.com/articles/labrador-retriever-facts.html