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  1. New Dog Aggression

    New Additions
    Hello! I'm new to this forum, so I'm sorry if this is repetitive/if I'm posting it in the wrong location. Just to give some context, I have two dogs at the moment. One is a six year old female we've had since she was a puppy, the other is a five year old male we just rescued. Both labs. The...
  2. My 2 1/2 Year old Labrador is limping

    General Dog Discussion
    Georgia, my 2 1/2 year old Labrador Retriever limps when she wakes up in the morning and after taking naps. No injury that I'm aware of. I have had her for a little over a year and she is a wonderful happy girl. I noticed the limping about 4 days ago, but I'm not sure if it has been sudden or...
  3. I think my dog may have serious allergies

    Dog Health
    The last three times I bathed my dog she broke out in hives. The first time I used a oatmeal/baking soda conditioner sample I got at Petsmart. The second time I used just oatmeal and water in attempt to soothe the hives but she broke out again. The third time I used flea shampoo (we have been...
  4. Dog won't pee outside at new home

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I adopted a 6 month old puppy from a shelter this Friday on May 1st and took him back to my parents house with me in Elgin where he was supposed to stay. At this house, he would poop and pee outside. He only had one accident (bowel movement) inside in the two days he was there. However...
  5. Picking dog pls help!!!

    New Additions
    Hello guys i just registred.Im from greece so sry for my bad english!!I want help becouse i cant decide about buying a dog.The breeds that im looking to buy are Labrador retriever or belgian sheepdog (groenandael).Can you tell by your experience the characteristics of the dogs.And i found a...
  6. My dog has cancer & we need some help, please read..

    Dog Health
    My family and I just discovered that the tumor on our black lab's elbow is 99% cancerous. We are getting his whole leg amputated tomorrow in hopes of having a few more years left with him. The cost of everything is 4,000$ at minimum... Needless to say, we dont have anywhere near that kind of...
  7. Responsible Labrador Breeder near Albuquerque NM

    Puppy Help
    I am looking into getting a Labrador Retriever Pup. The research I have found leads me to The Enchanted Pine Kennels I was wondering if anyone lives in the Albuquerque New Mexico area and can confirm that this group is a good breeder. I have never went through a breeder before so I don't...
  8. What is my labrador retriever mixed with?

    Dog Breeds
    I have a 2 month old lab mix puppy. She is about 13 lbs and rather big for her age. I was wondering if anyone could identify what she may be mixed with.
  9. How are Labrador Retrievers like? Esp. for a first time dog owner?

    Dog Breeds
    I've been thinking of getting a dog for quite a while now and from what I've learned so far Labradors Retrievers are easy to train and make good dogs for first time dog owners (I've never had a dog before). But I'd like to know from actual owners, how do Labradors behave? Esp. puppies. Oh and a...
  10. My dog has redness between the digits of his left foot

    Dog Health
    I own a 2.5 yr old Male Labrador Retriever, who's been having this problem since some time. On the underside of his left paw, between the digits he's having a lot of redness, and I'm guessing pain, because he has been limping for quite some time now. I have been to a no. of vets with him, and...
  11. Yellow Labrador Retriever portrait painting

    Dog Art
    Here is my latest finished Labrador Retriever painting. This is a portrait of one of my own dogs, now across the bridge. I painted it for my husband's birthday. Brutus, aka Mr. Big, was a bigger than life character, full of himself and quite the comedian. He gave me a hard time in the...
  12. Dog help required urgent

    HI all i got a chocolate lab 1 month back he is just over 2 months i live in a building i potty trained to do his thing on a news paper which i keep for him ...n he always did his thing there ....but since last 2 days he has been doin his thing all over my house plz help me n tell...
  13. Lab Painting Supports Rescue

    Dog Art
    Here is a new painting in my "silly" style although it was created for a serious issue. One of the Lab rescue groups calls their special needs dogs the "Lifeboat Dogs", so I made this painting with them in mind. I am offering prints and posters and other products with this design and 25% of...
  14. A different Black Labrador Painting

    Dog Art
    Hi - I'm new here too so thought I would also start by introducing myself with a painting. This is a portrait I did of my own black Lab, OtterTail Eponine. She is a real sweetheart! I currently own 5 Labs and a cat. I have owned and loved many Labs over the years and they have all been the...