Labrador Retriever Breeders Takoma Park MD

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Big Tree Cane Corsos
(301) 928-7929
2106 Gadsen Rd
Upper Marlboro, MD
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Cane Corso

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Litelltoi Mi-Ki
(301) 570-0451
20001 Georgia Ave
Brookeville, MD
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Mi-Ki

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Top Rank Cane Corsos
(202) 270-0259
8924 Goldfield Pl
Clinton, MD
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Cane Corso

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German Pinscher Club of America
22712 Blue Banner Pl
Germantown, MD
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German Pinscher

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German Pinscher Club of America
22712 Blue Banner Pl
Germantown, MD
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German Pinscher

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Alaskan Malamute Assistance League
(419) 512-2423
4708 Columbia Road
Annandale, FL
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Alaskan Malamute

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Ballyhoo Irish Water Spaniels
(703) 272-8339
8605 Ardfour Lane
Annandale, VA
Breeds
Irish Water Spaniel

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American Miniature Schnauzer Club
21301 Golf Estates Dr # 20882
Laytonsville, MD
Breeds
Miniature Schnauzer

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FireSide Kennels
18 Honeysuckle Dr
Port Deposit, MD
Breeds
Wirehaired Pointing Griffon

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Top Rank Cane Corsos
(202) 270-0259
8924 Goldfield Pl
Clinton, MD
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Cane Corso

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Labrador Retriever - Guide to Labrador Retrievers

Labrador RetrieverDescription: Although the Labrador Retriever as it is known today was developed in Britain, originated from dogs found along the East coast of Canada. These dogs had been known variously as the Black Water Dog, the Lesser Newfoundland, or the St John's Dog; they were descendants of dogs taken there by explorers, settlers and fishing crews. The dogs, found to have excellent hunting and fishing abilities, were brought to England early in the 1800's where their "modern" development carried on. Crossed with other local sporting breeds, the strong and sturdy Labrador Retriever became, and continues to be, England's most popular gundog. The Labrador Retriever or simply Lab for short excels in obedience and field trials, needs plenty of outdoor exercise and especially enjoys swimming.

Height: The height of a Labrador Retriever is 22.5 - 24.5" (57.2 - 57.2cm) for dogs, 21.5 - 23.5" (54.6 - 54.6cm) for bitches.

Weight: The weight for a Labrador Retriever is 60 - 75 lbs (26.8 - 26.8 kg) for dogs, 55 - 70 lbs (24.6 - 24.6 kg) for bitches.

Coat Type: The Labrador Retriever's dense coat should be smooth and feel hard. The solid body color varies from black, to chocolate, to yellow (light cream color to fox red). The coat is easily cared for with regular brushing with a slicker type brush.

Temperament: The Labrador Retriever's easy-going and friendly manner make him an excellent addition to families with children. The Labrador Retriever is easy to train and, by nature, is a true sporting dog. Labs love swimming and will play fetch in the water for as long as you will!

Health Problems: Labrador Retrievers are susceptible to hip dysplasia and all breeding stock should be x-rayed and certified clear. They are also at risk for several eye problems including progressive retinal atrophy (PRA), cataracts and retinal dysplasia, therefore all breeding stock should be examined annually. Other problems are: skin allergies and problems suc...

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