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

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 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

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

Training a Labrador Retriever: The Complete Guide to Success

Training a Labrador Puppy
Whether you are thinking of becoming the lucky pet parent to a labrador retriever, or already have a fur baby at home, it’s important to educate yourself and your family on how to train a Labrador retriever at any age.... Read more

Best Pet Insurance for Labrador Retrievers (2022)

Best Pet Insurance for Labradors, Puppy
If you have a Labrador Retriever, you know of the extensive health issues they can experience. The veterinary bills can add up fast. Many people turn to pet insurance to help cover those costs. Here we will compare some of... Read more