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The Labrador Forum

  1. Getting Started

    Find out how to get started with posting text and images
    1. Help For Guests & New Members

      Let’s get you started! Here’s where you can find out how to use the forum and join the conversation.
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      Latest: How To Join The Forum pippa@labforumHQ, Jul 27, 2018
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    2. Introductions & Saying Hello

      This is the place to say 'hello' if you'd like to - no pressure!
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      Latest: Hello Everyone Sabine74, Oct 19, 2018 at 12:23 AM
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  2. Getting Help With Your Labrador

    A place to post your questions about every aspect of raising a Labrador from puppy to old age.
    1. Labrador Puppies

      This is the place to get help with puppy problems, share your puppy pictures and chat about labrador puppies
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      Latest: Long-haired lab puppy? christina2634, Oct 19, 2018 at 1:08 AM
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    2. Labrador health

      A place to discuss any issues to do with labrador health
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      Latest: Elbow Dysplasia-Fragmented Coronoid Process akc, Oct 18, 2018 at 10:46 PM
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    3. Labrador Training

      This is the place to discuss Labrador training issues, get help with your Lab and to share your training tips and experiences with others.
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      Latest: Severe biting by 13 week old puppy. Michael A Brooks, Oct 19, 2018 at 12:51 AM
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    4. Labrador behaviour

      dogs behaving badly!
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      Latest: Dog toilet troubles Ski-Patroller, Oct 18, 2018 at 6:24 PM
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    5. Labrador breeding & genetics

      Mating, pregnancy, whelping, weaning & other matters related to breeding
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    6. Senior Labradors

      This is the place to discuss issues and raise questions related to your senior Labrador Retriever.
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      Latest: Dog mammory tumour edzbird, Oct 16, 2018 at 11:06 AM
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    7. The Labrador Site

      General information from The Labrador Site and a place for you to tell us what you would like to see more of
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      Latest: General Question - Crating Marc, Oct 10, 2018
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    1. Dog Training: Principle and Practice

      Not sure what methods to use? Want to discuss techniques or training strategies. This is the place.
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      Latest: Covering the dog crate Michael A Brooks, Oct 18, 2018 at 2:20 AM
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    2. Your Training Logs

      Want to share the ups an downs of your training journey? This is where to share your experiences. (only registered forum members can view)
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      Latest: Chewie's training log Chewies_mum, Oct 14, 2018 at 9:04 AM
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    3. Clicker Training

      For discussions about clicker training
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      Latest: Problems with target edzbird, Jun 21, 2018
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    4. Obedience

      Training for advanced obedience, competitions, and awards
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    5. Gundog Training, Fieldwork, & Field Trials

      Discussion on training working gundogs, all breeds.
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    6. Agility & Flyball

      A place to discuss training for and competing in the sports of agility and flyball.
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    7. Working Trials

      A place to chat about the wonderful world of working trials!
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      Latest: Working Pack Dog Title Beanwood, May 14, 2018
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    8. The Gundog Club and The Gundog Trust

      Information and updates from the Gundog Club and the Gundog Trust
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      Latest: Doubles lucy@labforumHQ, Jul 27, 2018
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    9. Behavioural science and dog training philosophy

      A place to chat about canine behaviour, the latest research, and why we train our dogs the way we do
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      Latest: Nervous & Anxiety Labrador belly0788, Oct 4, 2018
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    10. Ringcraft and Showing

      Discussions about showing our dogs and how to train for it, whether fun companion shows or more serious events.
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      Latest: Free stack sabri.1996, Oct 5, 2018
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    11. Forum Challenges

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    1. Labrador Chat

      Chat about your labradors here
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      Latest: Where does your lab sleep? Chewies_mum, Oct 18, 2018 at 9:33 PM
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    2. Labradors in the News

      News items about Labradors from around the world
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      Latest: How to miss a flight drjs@5, May 30, 2018
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    3. Labrador Rescue

      A place to discuss rescue dogs and rescue societies
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      Latest: New “doggy granddaughter” questions iconic1, Oct 16, 2018 at 10:52 PM
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    4. Labradors in Service

      A place for Labradors that serve our community. Therapy dogs, guide dogs, search and rescue etc.
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      Latest: Assistance Dog Training Beanwood, Oct 8, 2018
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    5. From the Labrador archives

      There are now over four hundred articles in our archives. We are gradually overhauling and updating them. Here are our favourites.
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      Latest: Labrador Obedience Training charlie, Jun 20, 2016
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    1. The Rainbow Bridge

      Remembering old friends
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      Latest: Goodbye Jasper Cath, Oct 16, 2018 at 11:07 PM
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    2. Dog Friendly

      Share your recommendations for dog friendly places to go. Pubs, hotels, beaches, cafes, walks, anywhere you've had fun with your dog.
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    3. Dog Chat

      Anything and everything to do with dogs
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      Latest: Overheard in public Saffy/isla, Sep 28, 2018
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    4. Raw Feeding

      A place to discuss the pros & cons of raw feeding, and to get help with feeding your dog on a raw diet
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      Latest: Raw feeding and ocd lesion Keithmac, Sep 3, 2018
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    1. Christmas Gifts

      A place to share ideas for Christmas gifts for dogs and their owners
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      Latest: Pet portraits kateincornwall, Dec 13, 2017
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    2. Using the bargains and best buys section

      Information about using this section. Please read before posting
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      Latest: Kong style chew toy leejane, Jun 16, 2018
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    3. Products and supplies for puppies

      A place to recommend your favourite puppy products, toys, training aids and so on.
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      Latest: Best Puppy Pens Saffy/isla, Aug 9, 2018
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    4. Products for dogs & their owners

      A place to discuss and recommend your favourite products, beds, leads, collars, toys and anything else your dog might need.
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    5. Books

      A place to discuss and recommend books of any kind. Please read posting guidelines.
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    1. Competitions

      Forum competition threads
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    2. Pets Corner

      For all those interesting pets you keep, that aren't dogs!
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      Latest: Hooray! Blue Tits have laid. selina27, Jun 9, 2018
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    3. Events

      Dog shows, game fairs and any other forthcoming events of interest
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      Latest: Highclere Country Show charlie, May 17, 2018
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    4. Recipes

      A place to swap recipes
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  3. Technical, Help and Information

    General forum information and announcements. Help with technical issues
    1. Information and Announcements

      Information for guests and important updates and information about the forum.
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      Latest: What's in a name? lucy@labforumHQ, Jul 30, 2018
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    2. Technical & Help

      This is the place to ask for help in using the forum
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