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Can You Train An Older Labrador? Yes, But It’s Different

When we think about dog training, we often associate training with puppies. However, training is something that can (and should) be conducted throughout our dog’s entire lives. Fortunately, Labradors can learn new things at any age. In fact, adult Labradors can actually be easier to train than puppies! This is because an adult dog can … Read more

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What Can You Train a Labrador To Do?

Training your Labrador is highly recommended for your dog’s safety and well being, as well yours. I’ve found that while you can never start training too early, it is also never too late to begin! People often associate training with simple commands: sitting, rolling-over, housetraining, and crate training. However, there is much more you can … Read more

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Can You Train a Labrador to Attack?

According to the AKC, Labradors are the most popular breed for family pets. This is due to their loyal and friendly nature, making them a great family pet. Labradors are bred for hunting and not known to be an aggressive dog. They have a laid-back temperament and are highly dependent on their owners. So, the … Read more

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Can You Train A Labrador To Be A Guard Dog?

As lovable as they are, one of the greatest indirect benefits of owning a large dog is the added security they bring. While it can be annoying every time a doorbell rings on the TV, or when a package is delivered, we should try to appreciate the created perception of what is behind our front … Read more

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Can You Crate Train A Labrador?

Have you welcomed a new Labrador puppy or rescue into your home? If you’re anything like me, you may be preparing your home and asking yourself what types of training you need to do with your new puppy. While there are certainly arguments for and against it, I always recommend crate training. So, can you … Read more

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Are Labradors Easy to Train?

After I realized the concerns I had around cost and time commitment for training were no longer an issue, I began hunting for the right training program. However, I still had one major concern – difficulty. I really wasn’t sure if Labradors were easy or difficult to train. After a lot of research, and now … Read more

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What Age Can You Train a Labrador?

When I got Molly, I swore that one of the first things I was going to do was put her through training. After my last dog, I recognized the importance of dog training and highly regretted having not looked into it then. The biggest deterrents for me at the time was finding the time, and … Read more