Category: Labrador Breed Facts

Importance of Feeding Your Labrador Retriever Right

Labrador Retriever ready to eat their food

Like humans, dogs need to eat healthy as well. If a Labrador Retriever is eating badly, their health will have some major issues down the road. It’s important to understand this as a dog owner. You never want to spoil them all the time with treats or junk food from the table. After a while,… 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 brief… Read more »

5 Tips for Bringing Home a Labrador Retriever

Labrador Retriever puppy playing in yard

If you’re looking to bring home a beautiful Labrador Retriever, there are some things you should keep in mind for when you do. As a first-time dog owner, it’s natural to get caught up in the idea of being the best dog owner. If you’re someone who has a busy life going out, hanging out… Read more »

How to Keep Your Labrador Safe this Summer

Labrador Retriever sitting outside in the summer

As the summer approaches, you are likely preparing for long days, time outdoors, and some serious heat. Labradors are loveable, energetic dogs that need to play outside daily; and in the summer there’s some specific precautions you should take to make sure your Labrador is safe! Below are some tips to make sure you and… Read more »

The Importance of Training Your Labrador to Retrieve

Woman training Labrador to retrieve

Labrador Retrievers are the best dogs around, especially when it comes to families. They are some of the most loving and friendly dogs out there, but they still need to be trained. Different dog breeds have different ways of being trained. Many dog owners looking for Labradors make the mistake of thinking that they’re naturally… Read more »

The Importance of Training Your Labrador Retriever

Training your labrador retriever as a puppy

Bringing a Labrador Retriever into your life is something that takes responsibility and loyalty. It’s not an easy task, but it can change your life for the better. Labrador Retrievers are some of the most friendly and loving dogs on the planet, but that doesn’t mean they don’t enjoy being troublemakers, especially when they’re young… Read more »

Dealing with the Loss of Your Labrador Dog

Labrador Retriever Memorial

It can be difficult to talk about this subject, but there comes a time in every Labrador’s life when it is time to leave this life. It’s very difficult to lose a loved one, and our Labrador Retrievers are our loved ones. They are some of the best dogs in the world with their enthusiasm,… Read more »

Choosing a Labrador Breeder

Labrador puppy running in the yard

The process of finding a reputable breeder that you can trust requires a lot of time and research. So, here are a few things that every prospective dog owner should keep in mind when selecting a dog breeder: Caring for Their Dogs the Right Way The demeaner of your breeder and how they interact with… Read more »

Take Your Labrador on a Road Trip, Don’t Leave Them Home

As dog owners or potential dog owners, we always worry about traveling and going on trips because we don’t know if we can handle taking care of the dog on the trip. When it comes to road trips, we encourage you to bring your dog, especially Labrador Retrievers. In general, Labrador Retrievers are some of… Read more »

The Labrador Retriever Breed: Why We Highly Recommend Them

Labrador Retriever laying on beach

At Hidden Pond Labradors, we are well-versed in the Labrador breed. They’re an incredibly smart breed, known for their loyalty, and kindness. Not to mention that their number one trait is their personality and that is our absolute requirement for our dogs. Here is some additional information about the Labrador breed: Social Life of a… Read more »