Best Shampoo for Labrador Retrievers (2022)

Best Shampoo for Golden Retrievers
We have put together our top veterinarian recommendations for best shampoo for Labrador retrievers. With so many options for dog shampoos available, it can be hard to decide what type to purchase for your dog. Knowing the needs and sensitivities... Read more

How to Bathe a Labrador Retriever

How to Bathe a Labrador
All dogs require baths as part of their regular grooming care. Here our veterinarians give step by step instructions on how to bathe a Labrador and how often a Labrador should be bathed. Here are step by step instructions on... Read more

Best Supplements for Labradors (2022)

Best Supplements for Labradors
Supplements can be an important part of your Labrador’s health. Here we list our favorite supplements for Labradors that may benefit your dog. While not always needed, there are many dogs that depend on them to aid in their quality... Read more

How to Avoid Obesity in Labradors

Obesity in Labradors
Obesity in Labradors is one of the most common health conditions we see in this breed as veterinarians. They LOVE food but, Labrador Retrievers that are overweight or obese are at risk of many preventable health conditions. It is also... Read more

A How to Guide: Crate Training a Lab Puppy

Crate Training a Lab Puppy
Crate training a Lab Puppy is a challenging job – one that requires patience and persistence above all else. Labrador retrievers are a bit of a special challenge, given their high energy levels and need for human attention and interaction.... Read more

Best Flea and Tick Medicines for Labrador Retrievers (2022)

Best Flea and Tick Medicines, Black Labrador
No matter where you’re located, year-round flea and tick prevention is extremely important for your Labrador. As a vet I highly recommend flea and tick medicine because it can prevent these parasites from giving your lab diseases that are transmitted... Read more

Best Crates for Labradors (2022)

best dog crates for Labradors
When looking for the best dog crates for Labradors, be sure to find one that is sturdy, includes a divider, and is at least 42" in order to comfortably fit a full size dog. Our vets recommend a few of… Read more

How Much Exercise Does a Labrador Need?

How much exercise does a Labrador need? Chocolate Lab
How Much Exercise Does a Labrador Need? Our veterinarians tell you how much exercise your Labrador needs by age. We also have some ideas to help you and your family meet those needs. Read more

Do Labradors Shed?

Do Labradors Shed, Chocolate Lab
Yes Labradors shed fur. The coat on Labs makes them beautiful dogs and soft cuddle partners, but black, yellow or brown fur all over floors and furniture just doesn’t have the same effect. Luckily, there are lots of ways to... Read more

Do Labradors Smell?

Do Labradors smell, wet chocolate lab
Do Labradors smell? A clean, dry, and healthy Labrador Retriever should not smell bad. However, like any dog , Labs can develop a bad odor for many reasons we explain here. Read more