Many breeders and behaviorists consider these better pets for families.
The dogs Buccleuch Avon and Buccleuch Ned, given by Malmesbury to Buccleuch, were mated with bitches carrying blood from those originally imported by the 5th Duke and the 10th Earl of Home.
The first photograph of the breed was taken in 1857 the Earl of Home's dog "Nell", described both as a Labrador and a St.
As with other working dog temperaments, the Labrador can be extremely focused on whatever catches his attention.
For another, the Golden Retriever hails from Scotland, while the Labrador comes from the Canadian territory of and Labrador.
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Running off to greet strangers, jumping up and chewing are big issues that some families contend with.
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Normally, their coats do fine with a quick weekly grooming, but at shedding time daily grooming is needed.
They will also probably want to meet and greet everyone, and every dog, they see whenever you leave the house.
Description: One example of an odd neuromuscular disease is called exercise-induced collapse.