Category: Labrador Breed Facts

Why are Labrador Retrievers the Best Family Dog?

Labrador retriever with child

Many new and young families look for the best dog for their family. If you have children or babies, you want to make sure that your pet is going to be gentle around them. With a Labrador Retriever, you will never have to worry about this. There is a reason why so many families have… Read more »

How to Get Rid of Fleas on Labradors

Labrador eating food

Knowing how to get rid of fleas is extremely important, especially during this time when everyone is staying home. Fleas on dogs happen more often than you think, so it’s much better to be prepared just in case. There are ways to get rid of them, and there are also ways to prevent them.  Here… Read more »

Staying Home Isn’t So Bad When You Have a Labrador

Labrador retriever under table

It’s been a tough time for many people around the globe during this crisis of COVID-19. We are hoping everyone is practicing social distancing and healthy habits while the world fights this virus. There are many ways to keep your mind busy and less stressed if you’re working from home during the week and trying… Read more »

Old Dogs: Tips for Keeping Older Labradors Healthy & Happy

Labrador Retriever sitting on grass

Labrador Retrievers are amazing family dogs to have. They are warm and friendly with every type of person. When they grow older in your home, it’s important to keep them healthy and happy in their old age. Making sure they have the right amount of exercise and a healthy diet is vital! Here are some… Read more »

The Labrador Retriever Resume

Labrador Retriever and their owner

Everyone wants to know why Labrador Retrievers have such an extensive resume for a dog. Labrador Retrievers are one of the best dog breeds when it comes to having a pet for the family or yourself. They also are very friendly and welcoming. Their resume consists of family pets, service dogs, search and rescue dogs,… Read more »

Why is my Labrador Retriever Having Accidents in the House?

Labrador Retriever going to the bathroom in the house

Sometimes are dogs have accidents in the house even when they are potty trained to go outside. There can be plenty of reasons why this is happening, which means it’s important to not panic because this can happen from time to time. Health Problem It’s important to clear this up right away. If you’re Labrador… Read more »

Why Labrador Retrievers are Good Family Dogs

Labradors as good family dogs

Having a Labrador as a family is an incredible experience. Labrador Retrievers are amazing family dogs, and we want you to know why they are. Labrador Retriever Behavior Labs have low aggression, even though they are highly energetic when playing. This is good if you have kids because labs always want to play and have… Read more »

Keep Your Labrador Happy!

close-up of a Labrador Retriever

It can be tough owning and taking care of a Labrador Retriever. Labradors are extremely friendly and loving dogs, and they love to play and exercise. You have to make sure you’re keeping them happy by getting out and staying active. Tips on keeping your dog happy and healthy: Exercise Your Dog – Get outside… Read more »

Labrador Retrievers and the AKC Breed Standard

Labrador god laying down in a field

At Hidden Pond Labradors, we place a large emphasis on the AKC breed standard, ensuring that our dogs come from upstanding championship bloodlines and are certified by the American Kennel Club. The AKC Breed Standard is essentially a set of criteria for a dog to be considered of the highest breed quality possible.   In… Read more »

How Labrador Retriever’s Coat Colors are Determined: Black, Chocolate, and Yellow

A Labrador retriever’s coat is a defining characteristic and an important factor when choosing the newest addition to your family. As recognized Labrador breeders, we are knowledgeable on these dogs and their coat colors. There are several factors that determine color, which every prospective buyer and owner should know. Most importantly to note: there are… Read more »