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.

How To Cope With A Naughty Labrador

Is your Labrador naughty? Does he jump all over your visitors? Does he ignore you when you call him, does he drag you along on...

Dog Recall – Get A Great Recall With Our Training Tips...

Getting a perfect recall is every dog owner’s dream, and we understand that dog recall training can be challenging. That’s why we have so many...

When Can Puppies Go Outside: Is It Safe To Take Your...

People often ask us "When can puppies go outside safely, for walks or to meet other dogs?" Standard traditional advice used to be that puppies...

Bringing Home A New Puppy – First Night Survival Tips Included

Bringing home a new puppy is a very exciting event for all the family, but the first month at home with your new Labrador...

Stop Your Puppy Crying – Great Tips For Settling New Puppies...

Is your puppy crying at night? And is the crying getting worse? Is he whining in his crate during the day too? All puppies cry,...

Purebred Lab Or Not? How Can You Tell If Your Labrador...

There are three main methods you can use to determine if your dog is a purebred Lab. These are a visual assessment, a DNA...

So You Want Your Labrador To Be A Stud Dog?

Do you want your Labrador to be a stud dog? There are some important things to consider before choosing whether to let your Lab...

10 Tips For A Happy Labrador Puppy

On the day you bring your Labrador puppy home, his needs are few. Essentially, a happy Labrador puppy is a puppy that feels safe. Preferably...

White Labradors – Discover The Beautiful White Lab

White Labradors have a pale coat that coat is achieved in one of two ways. Either when you have an albino Lab, or one...

Puppy Development Ages and Stages – A Week By Week Guide

Puppy development stages don’t stop after you bring your puppy home at 8 weeks. Puppies have a lot of growing to do in the...