Labrador retriever

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Labrador retriever

a medium-sized, strongly built gun dog with broad head, drop ears, thick tapered tail, and short, very dense coat in black, yellow or chocolate. The medium length tail has a thick base and is covered in the thick coat, but not feathered; sometimes called an 'otter' tail. The breed is predisposed to inherited cataracts, progressive retinal atrophy, cystinuria, hemophilia A, osteochondrosis and hip dysplasia.
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Catching some great waves on our bodyboards as they thundered up the beach and watching our Labrador dog jump the waves and swim out to sea to retrieve his ball.
Kent officers are investigating another cruelty case in which a Labrador dog was killed and left in a Maidstone park.
Meanwhile, a priest told jurors that he had exchanged brief words with Miss Yeates as she walked home to her flat in Canynge Road as he exercised his Labrador dog on a cold, icy night.
I had a black Labrador dog, he was driving me mad - he would sit about 2ft away and stare directly into my eyes and I thought 'he is trying to tell me something'.
Monaghan was sacked by Canberra after lewd pictures involving a Labrador dog appeared on the internet following a Mad Monday end-of-season celebration.
The 74-year-old dog owner jumped into the large pond in Handsworth Park when his black labrador dog fell through the ice and was struggling to get back out on Tuesday afternoon.
Thieves took Blue, a 15-week-old miniature colt roughly the same size as a Labrador dog, from a field he shared with his mother in Monkton Deverill, Wiltshire.
Carol Hawkins, 55, was walking her labrador dog at Durdle Door, in Dorset, with her 43-year-old partner James Ostler when the freak wave knocked them off their feet.
Rupert Everett on his beloved departed Labrador dog
A case report of Canine Ehrlichia infection in a Labrador dog and it's therapeutic management.
One thing I missed in the move was that, She also had a Labrador dog and a fluffy cat.
One of the men was raking grass and had a Labrador dog with him.