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Books and Web Sites about Labrador Retrievers

Looking for more Lab info? You've come to the right place! The following resources for Labrador Retrievers will send you in the right direction whether you want to delve further into training, learn more about adoption, find cool Labrador Retriever photos, or find products for your Labrador Retrievers.

Books about labs

Here are a few fun Labrador Retriever books to add to your collection, if you have one (and if you don't, why not start right now?). There are a number of great books on Labs, dog training, and other Lab-relevant subjects.

  • The New Labrador Retriever, Janet I. Churchill (New York: Howell, 1995)

  • Labrador Retrievers Today, Carole Coode (New York: Howell, 1993)

  • You and Your Retriever, Ralf W. Coykendall, Jr. (New York: Doubleday & Co., 1963)

  • Labrador Retriever: Friend and Worker, Selwyn Kip Farrington (New York: Hastings House, 1976)

  • Labradors, Warner F. Hill (New York: Arco, 1966)

  • The Versatile Labrador Retriever, Nancy A. Martin (Wilsonville, OR: Doral, 1994)

  • All about the Labrador, Mary Roslin-Williams (London: Pelham, 1985)

  • The New Complete Labrador Retriever, Hellen Warwick (New York: Howell, 1986)

  • The Labrador Retriever: An Owner's Guide to a Happy Healthy Pet, Lisa Weiss-Agresta (New York: Howell, 1995)

  • The Ultimate Labrador Retriever, Heather Wiles-Fone and Julia Barnes (New York: Howell, 1997)

  • The Labrador Retriever: The History — The People, Revisited, Richard A. Wolters (New York: Dutton, 1992)

Web sites about Labs

If you spend time online, here's your chance to surf for Lab-relevant fun and information.

Club information

You aren't the only one who loves Labs, which is why so many Labrador Retriever clubs exist — from local clubs to statewide clubs to the American Kennel Club-sanctioned Labrador Retriever Club, Inc.

Joining a Labrador Retriever club puts you in contact with other Lab owners, alerts you to Lab events, and provides you with a way to make a difference in the breed, from getting involved with rescue or fundraising for genetic research to participating in advanced showing, obedience, or other Lab activities.

Competition information

Training information

Here are some organizations that promote and facilitate positive training methods:

On traveling

Where can you and your Lab stay on vacation? What kind of great, dog-friendly places can you go? Are there dog events that travelers may want to attend? Here are two resources that are ready with the answers:

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