Two History’s One Conclusion – Silver Labs

Two History’s One Conclusion – Silver Labs

Defining Terms: BYC – Black Yellow and Chocolate Breeder Dilute Breeder – Someone who breeds Labradors with the d gene, which dilutes the primary colors of Black Yellow and Chocolate into Charcoal, Champagne, and Silver Labradors. There are two defined historical...
The Charcoal Labrador

The Charcoal Labrador

Please see also this brilliant article written by Shannon Cutts We believe when independent authors are recognizing the color this is a further demonstration to the Labrador color bigots that these colors are true to form and it demonstrates their legitimacy as...
Silver Labs by Amy Dahl – coAuthor of the 10 Min Retriever

Silver Labs by Amy Dahl – coAuthor of the 10 Min Retriever

Silver Labs – By Amy Dahl, Professional Retriever Trainer and coauthor of “The 10-Minute Retriever” …A couple of years ago I wrote an article on color genetics including mismarks, and as part of the research I spoke with Dr. Mark Neff at UC Berkeley, * one of...
Bullying Continues – Part 2

Bullying Continues – Part 2

After briefly blogging about Labrador Color Bullying in the previous post, this is how some of those who choose to bully others responded to our post. It doesn’t take long for their hate to continue to spew.  Please put an end to Cyber Bullying. Notice them...
“Labrador Color Breed Bullying” defined

“Labrador Color Breed Bullying” defined

Bullying is a repeated aggressive behavior where one person (or group of people) in a position of power deliberately intimidates, abuses, or coerces an individual with the intention to hurt that person physically or emotionally. Acts of bullying can be physical or...
Acquiring A Labrador Retriever – 9 Facts To Consider

Acquiring A Labrador Retriever – 9 Facts To Consider

If you plan to acquire a purebred Labrador Retriever, there are 9 facts to consider.   There have been three primary color Labradors since the breed’s inception. About 40 – 50 years ago we started to see a dilution of those three colors being produced.  In either...
Not Again, Jack?!?! No Weim All Lab

Not Again, Jack?!?! No Weim All Lab

( Screen Shots are missing ) A Rebuttal to yet another Jack Vanderwyk article, “Kellogg’s Weimaraners and Other Coincidences” Written by Kristi Bussler Jenkins, research data provided by Lilly Doreen Burkhart Oxford Dictionary describes the noun “fact” as: something...
Desperate Means Call For Desperate Measures

Desperate Means Call For Desperate Measures

A rebuttal to “So You Want to Buy a Silver, Charcoal or Champagne Labrador Retriever?” (Jack Vanderwyk, February 2014) Desperation is defined as a loss of hope, or a great need that can make you act irrationally. In life, it’s important to remember that desperate...