Category: Health

Articles about Labrador health

  • BEST FOOD FOR MY 1 MONTH OLD LABRADOR PUPPY

    Dogs are known as “man’s best friend”, but what is the best food for your 1 month old Labrador puppy? Different foods have different benefits for puppies, so it’s important to choose carefully They are often the cutest, cuddliest members of the family who also need the most care and the best food to grow…

  • WHY LABRADOR RETRIEVERS BECOME OVERWEIGHT

    Labradors are known for easily becoming overweight and there is a good reason for that. Labrador Retriever weight problems Keep on reading and learn why you should take responsibility for your Labrador’s weight and why your Lab should not be blamed for eating as much food as it can find. The ideal weight for a…

  • CAN MY DOG EAT BROWNIES?

    Can My Dog Eat Brownies? Can my dog eat Brownies when I eat and share it with him? No, Brownies are a popular sweet treat for humans, but they are not a safe snack for dogs. Chocolate, the primary ingredient in brownies, contains theobromine and caffeine, two stimulants that dogs cannot metabolize effectively. These substances…

  • WHAT DISEASES DO LABRADORS SUFFER?

    Labrador Retrievers are victims of a range of diseases and conditions, but not more than other breeds. 24 Diseases and Conditions Labrador Retrievers suffer It is easy to form the impression that Labradors are more inclined to disease and inherited conditions than other breeds, but that would be wrong. More attention is given to Labradors…

  • THE OWNER AND DOG RELATIONSHIP

    The owner and dog relationship are mostly described in human terms without us knowing how the dog would describe it. The relationship between dog and owner Defining the relationship between a Labrador and any other dog and its owner is often based on owner perception and dog behavior. Owners unwittingly base their perceptions on factors…

  • WHAT IS THE GENETICS BEHIND LABRADOR RETRIEVER EYE COLOR?

    What is the genetics behind Labrador Retriever eye color? What does a Labrador’s eye color depend on? The genetics (the variation of inherited characteristics) behind eye color is that at least eight genes determine the color of the eyes. Eye color is dependent on the amount and quality of melanin in the front layers of…