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Authors Posts by Pippa Mattinson

Pippa Mattinson

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Pippa Mattinson is the best selling author of several books on dogs. She is the founder of the Labrador Site and a regular contributor. She is passionate about helping people enjoy their Labradors and lives in Hampshire with her husband and four dogs.

Yellow Lab – Your Guide To The Yellow Labrador Retriever

The yellow Lab is perhaps best known for its role as a guide dog for the blind. But the iconic Labrador Retriever is also one...

Fox Red Lab: Your Guide To The Fox Red Labrador Retriever

The Fox Red Lab is a dark shade of the traditional yellow Labrador Retriever. We love this red Retriever because it looks so different to...

A Labrador Puppy For Christmas – Is A Christmas Puppy Right...

‘A Labrador Puppy For Christmas’ was written by our founder, best-selling author Pippa Mattinson. Pippa’s online dog training courses are available here. A Labrador puppy...

Dog Discipline – Four Reasons To Avoid Punishing Your Lab

We all want a well behaved Labrador. So, sensible dog discipline seems like a logical step in achieving that aim. For many of us discipline...

Labrador Love: Discover 15 Things We Love About Labradors

Labrador love has spread far and wide across the entire world! In fact, they’re so lovable that they’ve been America’s favorite breed for over...

Bringing Home A Rescue Dog – Get Your Rescue Dog Off...

Are you thinking of bringing home a rescue dog? Do you know what to expect, and are you prepared with everything you will need? Pippa...

How To Leash Train A Labrador

Working out how to leash train a Labrador that has an established pulling habit can be intimidating. But don't let their enthusiasm for dragging you...

How To Stop Your Labrador Barking – Click For Quiet

Dealing with your Labrador barking can be very stressful. But there is a way to help reduce the noise that really works. We call the...

Labrador Genetic Tests

Common Labrador genetic tests include hip and elbow scores, eye tests, PRA and dwarfism. Good breeders will check the sire and dam's genetic health...

Is Your Dog Barking At Night? – Help Your Dog Sleep...

Is your dog barking at night, every night? Have they suddenly started barking all night when they previously slept well in their crate? Are...