General Information

Books of General Interest


The New Owner’s Guide to the Labrador Retriever by Mary Feazell.  Published by TFH Publications, Inc.


The Official Book of the Labrador Retriever by the Labrador Retriever Club and TFH Publications.


Good Owners, Great Dogs by Brian Kilcommons & Sarah Wilson


Dogs by Raymond & Lorna Coppiner


How To Talk To Your Dog by Jean Craighead George


The New Complete Labrador Retriever by Helen Warwick


The Book of the Labrador Retriever by Anna Katherine Nicholas


This is the Labrador Retriever by Nancy Martin


The New Labrador Retriever by Janet Churchill


The Labrador Retriever:  The Dog That Does It All by Lisa Weiss & Emily Biegel


Eye for a Dog:  Illustrated Guide to Evaluating Purebred Dogs.  Robert Cole


The History of Retriever Field Trials in America:  The Early Years 1931-1941 by Fred Kampo and Carolyn McCreesh.  Contact Fred Kampo at or 920-378-5396


The History of Retrievers by Charles C. Eley


Animals Make Us Human by Temple Grandin


Animals in Transition by Temple Grandin


If A Dog’s Prayers were Answered, Bones Would Rain from the Sky by Suzanne Clothier.  This is based on understanding behavior to help deepen relationships with dogs.


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