About Understanding the Labrador Retriever Temperament

Of all the different canine breeds the wonderful Labrador retriever temperament always ensures that the Lab is top tier of most popular dogs in most countries around the world.

Even if you already own a Lab, it is still helpful consider their nature and character so you can have a better understanding of your dogs feelings, needs, behaviour, and forge a closer bond altogether.

So, not only should you know your how to take care of your Lab, but it also helps to fully understand that very special Labrador retriever temperament.

Here are a few questions that may spark up Labrador owners:

What Is A Retriever? What Makes My Labrador Special If It's A Retriever?

Retrievers are best known for their soft mouths and their willingness to retrieve prey and other objects without damage. They were actually bred to be hunter companions, but in the household, retriever dogs are much more playful and loyal.

A Labrador retriever's mouth is so soft that it can carry an egg without breaking it. Labrador retrievers love to fetch things and make wonderful assistance dogs.

What is the Labrador Retriever Temperament Like?

Knowing their nature is helpful in knowing how to care for your Lab as well as getting the most fun and enjoyment out of your dog.

All Labrador retrievers are well-balanced and friendly.

Unlike certain other breeds they don't have many of the negative canine traits like being aggressive, destructive, hypertensive, jealous and insecure, making them wonderful companions.

They are excellent swimmers and enjoy time in the water because of their water-repelling coat.

Labs see fun in training and are always open to new tricks and activities.

Many labs have a large appetite and will usually do anything for food or affection. Labradors aren't really that noisy, but sometimes bark at noises that come from unknown sources or from critical situations.

Why Are Labrador Retrievers So Popular?

Labs are among the most popularly bred dogs in the United States, UK and elsewhere and usually populate most of the dog shows.

Families love to have them as pets due to their friendly nature. Hunters find them very efficient for retrieving game without recklessness.

They are excellent for search and rescue operations and double as wonderful therapy dogs. Labs possess more good traits than just about any other breed.

What Makes Labs Such Wonderful Pets?

The Labrador retriever temperament means they love attention and are very easy going making them very lovable and attractive to all pet owners.

They are wonderful family companions regardless of their owners age and get along perfectly with other pets like cats.

People who are experiencing depression often find comfort in Labradors and they can be quite sympathetic too at times as they are very adept at picking up on human emotion.

Labrador retrievers are always full of energy and never fail to entertain pet owners and visitors. Kids also love them for being playful and friendly.

Last but not least is their handsome looks that attract most people who are looking for a good pet.

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