The Popular Labrador: Becoming Even More Popular Today
Posted March 26, 2009on:
The Labrador is a very popular breed in the U.S.A. The Labrador originated in Newfoundland where they trained them to haul in fishing nets in frigid waters. The first name for the breed was St John’s Dogs. During the 1800’s some of the Labradors were taken to England. The English sharpened the Labrador’s retrieving instinct. A Labrador is an intelligent and easily trained dog. The Labrador is an excellent breed to train for guide and drug detections dogs. Labs are prime competitors in field trial and obedience competitions. A Labrador is also a great family dog because he is affectionate and gentle.
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