The friendly and playful Labrador has remained the most popular of breed dogs for a long time. The Labrador is an extremely trainable and laid back breed. Labradors are frequently trained to assist the blind and help children with autism. This isn’t all, Labradors have also been trained as sniffer dogs in many police forces. Labradors learn quickly and are always eager to please.
Here are 10 reasons that make Labradors so popular!
1 They are low maintenance
Labradors have a short coat that require very little grooming. Regular baths and minimal brushing is usually enough to keep the coat clean. Many dog owners also supplement their diets with Omega 3 and 6 fatty acids to keep the coat shiny. This is why Labradors are suitable in many climates around the world. Labradors have a smooth and waterproof coat which helps them swim easily.
2 They are great with kids
Labradors make great companion for kids. These dogs are usually laid back and not aggressive towards children. The Labrador however is a big dog weighing between 25-35 kg and as with any animal, adults should always supervise when babies are with dogs. Many researches have shown a Labrador to be one of the happiest breeds that just loves to please and play.