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Labrador retriever Carmen, 4, of Warren, N.J., is posed during a news conference on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, in New York. The Labrador retriever was the most popular dog breed in the U.S. last year for a 23rd year in a row, the American Kennel Club announced Friday. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Labrador retrievers set popularity-ranking record

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s puppy love for the record books: The Labrador retriever was the nation’s most popular dog breed last year for a 23rd year in a row, the American Kennel Club announced […]

01/31/2014

A cava-poo-chon dog owned by Brande Bradshaw.  (AP Photo/Courtesy Brande Bradshaw)

New find in search for puppy face that never fades

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Imagine the ideal designer dog. It would be smart, healthy and hypoallergenic. It would have the yap bred out and longevity bred in. And, most important, it would never lose its […]

11/20/2013

Jacob, Labrador Retriever

Kennel Club: Americans are still crazy for Labs

NEW YORK (AP) — The American Kennel Club says the Labrador Retriever is the nation’s most popular dog for the 22nd straight year — for attributes that range from family-friendly pet to search-and-rescue nose.

01/30/2013