View Post

What’s the Best Dog Shampoo?

Before we review the best dog shampoo, it’s important to understand basic dog hygiene. Many dog breeds have thick coats, just like Labradors. So regular treatments need to take place in order to maintain proper health. Dog shampoo doesn’t just benefit hair; it can also help your dog’s skin. If your dog has sensitive skin or skin allergies, there can …

View Post

10 Fun Dog Activities You Can Do This Fall

Do you have end of summer blues? Not to worry! Here at Care for Labs we have created a list of fun dog activities for the Fall. So sit back, grab a cup of coffee and decide which activities you would like to try this weekend! 1 – Go on a Hike Fall is the perfect time of year to …

View Post

Labrador Characteristics – What You Need to Know

Height: 22.5-24.5 inches (male), 21.5-23.5 inches (female) Weight: 65-80 pounds (male), 55-70 pounds (female) Personality: Friendly, outgoing, and playful Shedding: Sheds when seasons change Good around Children: Yes Exercise: 45 – 90 minutes of exercise per day Energy Level: High energy and very active Typical Life Expectancy: Around 10 – 12 years General Labrador Characteristics from American Kennel Club A Brief History of the …

View Post

Back to School for Dogs

So you might be thinking… back to school for dogs? Is that even a thing? Sure it is! Let me explain… Maybe you want to teach your dog a new command or brush up on an old trick. There’s nothing wrong with going back to the basics after taking the summer off. Let’s Get to the Classes… Having a set …

View Post

10 Fun Labrador Retriever Facts

Do you want to learn more about your Labrador Retriever? Labs are extremely loyal dogs and they are great family friendly pets. So sit back and enjoy these 10 Labrador Retriever facts! 1. Labs Are America’s Most Popular Dog Breed According to the America Kennel Club (AKC) Labrador Retrievers are the most popular dog breed in America. They’re the perfect …