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.

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...

Out Of Control Dog: Are You Losing Control Of Your Labrador?

Is your Labrador out of control? Is he embarrassing you? Are you worried about what will happen when you let your out of control...

No More Jumping Up: How To Stop Your Labrador Leaping On...

Jumping up is a common problem for owners of any dog breed. And your friendly Labrador is no exception. Stopping a dog jumping up on...

Dog Ate Chocolate – Symptoms, Toxicity, And What You Should Do

My dog ate chocolate! Chocolate can be toxic for dogs. So, if your dog has ingested a lot of chocolate, the best thing to...

How To Keep Your Dog Off The Couch And Other Furniture

Would you like to know how to keep your dog off the couch? Should dogs be allowed to sleep on the couch at all?...