While these canines have a laid-back disposition, they were designed to move and are happiest when running, swimming, or working.
Labradors like the water, which is not surprising given that they were purposefully developed to be quite fond of the liquid.
In 2022, the American Kennel Club (AKC) recognized the Golden Retriever as the most popular dog breed in America for the 31st consecutive year.
The Labrador Retriever could come from Labrador! But, they were born on Newfoundland, a few hours from Canada.
Labrador Retrievers are the most popular breed of guide dogs in the United States and have long been considered the ideal breed for the job.
Not only are Labs the most popular guide dog breed and family companion, but they are also the first option for search and rescue missions.
Labs are lovely, kind, and loving, but they're also bold, energetic, and strong. Proper training and socialization are essential if you bring one home.
According to Pennsylvania prison records, a Lab was sentenced to life without parole for killing the governor's wife's cat.
The Labrador Retriever was initially bred to help fisherman haul in nets, drag ropes between boats, and catch runaway fish.