Give serious consideration to adopting a puppy or dog, and decide which one might be best
for your lifestyle. Listed below, are a few things you should think about:
ready to get a dog or puppy?
Is a Labrador retriever the right choice for you?
Should you get a puppy or an adult?
Have you chosen a breeder?
Are you familiar with the process of choosing a puppy?
There are many other issues to consider:
Preparing to bring your puppy home - supplies, equipment and food needed
proofing your home
breaking and crate training
Puppy "McNeil's Mak'n Mischief"
There are many good links below to assist you. The Labrador Resources link
will provide quick reference answers to many of these "already asked" questions.
The McNeil Education and Training Corner provides
many helpful articles for puppy preparation, raising a puppy, training and
obedience, and health care and safety. Most of these articles have been
written and published in the National Labrador Retriever Club Newsletter -
"The Labrador Connection".
Meet Dr. Jane Barber - Board Certified Reproductive Specialist
Education and Information Links
NEW RELEASES ON
Calm Animal Care (Colorado
State University's Small Animal Vaccination Protocol)
Overvaccinating our Pets?
Canine Rabies Vaccine
The Rabies Challenge Fund
Canine Lyme, What's New?
How Often Does He Really Need A Rabies Vaccination?
American Dog Trainers Network
Plant Guide for
People and Animals
Animal Rehabilitation and Wellness Institute - Raleigh, NC
Antech Diagnostics - How Old is my Pet?
Avid Microchip I.D., Products
Breeding Better Dogs -
Dr. Carmen Battaglia
Canine Epilepsy Guardian Angels
Canine Health and Genetics Articles
Castration of Male Dogs
FLYING DOG PRESS - Free
Coat Color Prediction For
Genetic Musculoskeletal Diseases
Guide To Buying A Labrador Retriever Puppy
Hemopet - Hemolife
InfoDog Dog Show Calendar
International Veterinary Information Service
It's For The Animals
LABMED (Rx For Rescued
Labrador Retriever Standard -
Disease In Dogs
OFA Index Page
- (Genetic Diseases in Purebred Dogs)
Pet Shop Puppies: 10 Reasons Why Not to Buy a Pet Shop
(By Catherine M. Sheeter)
Puppy Aptitude Test
Raising Your Dog With The Monks Of New Skeet
Super Dog Training
The Senior Dogs
Tips For New Puppy Owners
Tricuspid Dysplasia: A Cardiologist's Perspective
(Golden Gate LRC)
Veterinary Diagnostics Testing - DNA Coat Color Testing
Veterinary Pet Insurance
"No better way to enjoy a warm Fall afternoon than a
romp with Uncle Jack"....
McNeil Labradors in the photo are: Millie, Rena, Raven, Bella, and her
sister, Charlie. Charlie is
owned by Jack, Amy and Marissa!