|Labrador Retriever Dog Review;Information, Popular Labrador Labrador Retriever Pictures and Labrador Retriever Characteristics,|
There are a variety of Labrador. The following characteristics are typical of the conformation show bred (bench-bred) lines of this breed in the United States, and are based on the AKC standard. The significant differences between the UK and U.S. standards are known.
Labrador Retriever Information and Pictures
|Labrador Retriever Colors: Molly, Zoey, and Chance - all three Labrador colors.The three primary color varieties of the Labrador Retriever-Yellow,Black and Chocolate Labrador Retriever Dogs Pics|
Coat: The coat laboratory should be short and dense, but not wiry. The coat is described as 'water-resistant' or more accurately 'water-repellent' so that the dog does not get cold when taking to water in winter. This means that the dog naturally has a little 'dry, oily coat. Acceptable colors are black, yellow (ivory or cream to red fox), and chocolate.
Head: The head should be broad with a pronounced stop and slightly pronounced brow. The eyes should be kind and expressive. The eye colors are brown and hazel appropriate. The lining around the eyes should be black. The ears should hang close to the head and are set slightly above the eyes.
Jaws: The jaws should be strong and powerful. The muzzle should be of medium length, and should not be too tapered. The jaws should hang a bit 'and curve gracefully back.
Body: The body should be strong and muscular, with a line level.
The tail and coat are designated "distinctive [or] Furniture distinctive" of the Labrador by both the Kennel Club and AKC. The AKC adds that "true Labrador Retriever temperament is as much a hallmark of the breed as tail 'otter'."
|Black Labrador Retriever : Zoey MacLennane--A black Labrador from English stock.|
|Golden Labrador Retriever Argos with duck--A fox red English line Labrador retriever returns successfully from a pond retrieve.|
|Ben of Hyde--Ben of Hyde (b.1899), the first registered yellow labrador Retriever in the world.|
|Labrador Retriever: St.Johns dog--St. John's Dog Nell, taken 1867. Nell was born in 1856 and owned by the Earl of Home (1799-1881). The photograph shows nell age c. 12.|
|Black Labrador Retriever -Buccleuch Avon (1885) Picture|
|American and English Labrador Retriever Dogs: Head and muzzle look: field (left), and show (right), showing the shorter muzzle length, more solid appearance head, and "pronounced" stop of the latter.|