Golden Retrievers can play in snow, but not for extended periods of time.

Golden Retrievers and Winter: How Cold is Too Cold

Golden Retrievers have been bred to assist their owners in retrieving fish and other game. Their webbed toes and double coats enhanced their ability to thrive in frigid conditions. Even with these adaptations, Golden Retrievers are still susceptible to cold, but how cold is too cold? Golden Retrievers should not be taken outside in temperatures … Read more

Labrador play in snow with girl.

How Long Can a Lab Play in the Snow?

There’s no doubt that Labrador retrievers are well-adapted for cold climates – it’s in their DNA! You might have noticed how much they enjoy playing in the snow. This leads to an important question: how much time can your Lab spend playing in the snow? A Lab shouldn’t play in the snow for very long, … Read more