Evaluation

Evaluation

Owner Evaluation

Not only is it important evaluate the temperament and conformation of the puppy, we also look to evaluate and match the dog with the potential owner. We take the role of breeder seriously and are responsible for the puppies we produce. Our puppies are very special to us and will always have a place in our hearts and home. All of our potential owners are interviewed prior to receiving a puppy. By understanding what you are expecting in a dog, we can better match a puppy with owner. Please do not be offended if we ask as many questions of you as you do of us. The placement process is a shared responsibility and trust between breeder and owner.

Breeder Evaluation

Whenever you decide to purchase a puppy, remember, there are certain qualities that you should look for in a breeder. A good breeder can be identified by their placement practices, condition of their dogs and facility, and their willingness to answer questions. Responsible breeders will interview potential puppy buyers to determine responsible owners. Responsible breeders will encourage people who are not yet ready to care for a puppy to wait until they are truly prepared. Before purchasing a puppy, please understand the commitment that you are accepting. It takes time, patience, work and most of all love. We encourage visits to our kennel (by appointment only) to meet our dogs and for us to meet you.

Whelping

All puppies are whelped and raised in our home. After birth, our puppies have a checkup with our veterinarian to ensure their health. Mothers stay wit…

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Health Clearances

No breeder can guarantee that all puppies produced will be free of genetically inherited conditions. We only use stud dogs and bitches that have been …

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Conformation & Temperament

At 6 and 8 weeks of age, we perform temperament and conformation tests. The puppy temperament test was designed to help us in the placement process by…

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Evaluation

Owner Evaluation Not only is it important evaluate the temperament and conformation of the puppy, we also look to evaluate and match the dog with the …

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Community

Labradors Retrievers are social animals, and thrive on human contact. They are happiest when they are spending time with you. As people we are the sam…

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Foster Program

Lure Labradors is one of the few kennels that offers to share the joy of raising their labradors with LOCAL families. We have found our existing labra…

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WHEN CHOOSING AN IDEAL LABRADOR, YOU SHOULD TAKE INTO ACCOUNT A NUMBER OF FACTORS.
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