The Labrador Retriever is a robust and sturdy dog
If he is fed too much, the Labrador will be prone to obesity. The Labrador Retriever is always hungry. Hence, it is critical to make sure he exercises on a regular basis.
Physically, he looks like the Newfoundland dog but he is actually smaller, his coat is less dense and his hair shorter. He is fond of aquatic activities and loves exercising and playing.
Between 57 and 62 cm (22.44 to 24.41 inches) for the male
Between 55 and 60 cm (21.65 to 23.62 inches) for the female
Between 29 and 36 kg (63.93 to 79.37 pounds) for the male
Between 25 and 32 kg (55.12 to 70.55 pounds) for the female
This breed exists in different colors including black, blond (which may be reddish) or chocolate brown.
His waterproof coat is short, very smooth and dries quickly. He does not tend to shed except during the change of seasons, like spring and fall.
His skull is large and his nose is well defined. He has medium size hazelnut or brown eyes. His ears are set back and hanging. His jaw is powerful. His tail is unique – it is unlike any other breed’s tail.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 8, section 1 and is #122