Getting Down To Basics with Dogs

The Labrador Retriever as a Family Pet and Hunting Partner

Labrador Retrievers come in three different colors, black, chocolate brown, and yellow. The chocolate and yellow colors can vary in shade, but the black color is simply black. Some Labrador Retrievers have a small patch of white on their chest which is just normal for them.

The coat of a Labrador Retriever has 2 layers of hair coats that protects them from cold and water. The first soft coat of the Labrador is for keeping it dry and warm. The second or outer coat is water repellant and harder than the first coat. The second coat is able to repel water, so it comes right off the dog after swimming. The first coat helps to keep the dog warm.

When hunting, Labrador Retrievers are great to bring along. Fetching things like toys or birds shot during hunting is what a Labrador is good at. Labrador Retrievers do not have problems swimming out into the water to bring back whatever you want them to fetch for you. Labradors are fond of the water and of swimming. Do not let them swim in freezing cold water but only in normal temperatures.

In America, Labrador Retrievers are the most popular. Most household pets are of this kind. The reasons for this is that Labradors make for great pets. Labradors make a great pet because they are very friendly and love children.

Labrador Retrievers fall into the category or medium to large sized dogs since their average weight is 50 to 80 pounds.

Labrador Retrievers cannot actually be trusted as a watchdog. People can get scared of Labrador retrievers because they are big dogs and they have a scary bark. But the truth is that they are very friendly and will not be able … Read More..

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