The Purpose of the Labrador Club

The goal of the Club shall be to encourage and promote quality in the breeding and performance of pure-bred Labrador Retrievers and to do all possible to bring their natural attributes as working retrievers to perfection.

LRC Mission Statement

  • To maintain a Standard that will preserve the character and breed type of the Labrador Retriever.
  • To preserve the Labrador Retriever as a working retriever and promote its multipurpose function.
  • To conduct national specialty shows, field trials, hunting tests, and companion dog events under the rules and regulations of the American Kennel Club.
  • To provide educational programs that promote the health and training of the Labrador Retriever, and responsible ownership and breeding practices. [READ FULL MISSION]

Puppy Buyers Beware!

The Labrador Retriever breed standard only allows black, chocolate and yellow. Any other coat color is a disqualifying fault. Visit the LRC Breeders Directory for a listing of reputable breeders in your area. 

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