Well said! Thank you.
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Well said! Thank you.
I agree with the advice to change foods until you find something that works.
I adopted a lab who was plagued with almost constant ear infections for the first year I had him, and probably had...
Huge congrats! According to LRC records, she's only the second chocolate female on record to accomplish this.
Prayers for you and your family. You were given the gift of saying good-by and your father left this world surrounded by those he loved. May the memories of his life bring you comfort.
Prayers sent for full recoveries, and that who ever is responsible for this is found and prosecuted.
How devastating. I'm so sorry for your loss. He was a special dog who will remain in your heart forever. I hope you get some closure from the necropsy.
Here's more info on the seminar you asked about...Its a required seminar for hunt test judges taught by the AKC. As such, you will learn a lot about the rules and what judges are looking for. It...
If you don't already use a holding blind when you are training alone, add one now! Or add a couple that you progress through before you get your dog to the line for training.
Teach your dog to...
Alain, I picked up a copy the 1941-1960 book off Ebay a week or so ago.
1940's oak floorings look great. 1880 fir floors have lots of 'character marks'.
I know where you're coming from. I've questioned a few of those performance over clearance breedings myself.
Todd, You're right, they won't be looking to RTF for a dilute dog. They'll be looking here for breeding opportunities as part of their "Improvement Movement". One of the goals of the "Improvement...
I've had a couple of deliveries since the change to FedEx and have no complaints. Actually, FedEx is working better for me. I live in the boonies and was about the last stop on the UPS route so my...
Thats exactly what my vet (who owns labs) recommended doing. She also recommended submitting the results to OFFA so the results were public.
For what it's worth, the LRC has taken a position on silver labs and the dilute gene...
"It is the opinion of the Labrador Retriever Club, Inc., the AKC parent club for the breed, that a silver...
They are registering silvers as Chocolate and charcoals as Black. AKC doesn't care as long as the registration fees are paid.
Neil - I'll see if I can get her to sit still long enough.
Here's mine. Father and son both placed in the same stake.
15 of the 60 (25%) are already MH titled.
I pulled the data for numbers of dogs starting and MH titles earned from the AKC statistics (http://www.akc.org/events/event_statistics.cfm). This is the number of dogs starting MH stakes at...
Number of Dogs Starting
Its kind of a slow night here, so I did some rummaging around in the AKC's event statistics on MH titles and Retriever Results for MN qualifiers. There's some margin for error since I only used 5 of...
OFFA accepts results for the dilute gene (D-Locus) in labs from VetGen, DDC, Paw Print Genetics and GenSol .
With a little effort you might be able to find the articles by using the Wayback Machine (aka Internet Archive). https://archive.org/web/
You'll probably have to try several dates to find one...
Rocky’s Red Hot Shot MH QA2 is available for stud to approved females.
Chip is a stylish 75 lb. Chocolate lab with a great work ethic and a wonderful personality. During his FT career, he had...