The Labrador Retriever, or just Labrador, is a large breed of retriever-gun dog. The Labrador is The first dog to appear on the cover of Life Magazine was a black Labrador Retriever called "Blind of The AKC standard includes an ideal weight for males of 65–80 lb (29–36 kg) and for females as 55–70 lb (25–32 kg).
The black Lab is an iconic dog with a big personality. The original Labrador Retriever, black Labs remain the most popular of the Labrador.
The Labrador Retriever was bred to be both a friendly companion and a useful working dog breed. Historically, they earned their keep as a fisherman's helper.
Labrador Retriever information including personality, history, grooming, AKC Breed Popularity: Ranks 1 of 193; Height: 22.5-24.5 inches (male), . The dense, hard coat comes in yellow, black, and a luscious chocolate.