A social heritage of Labradors, and how they have turn out to be the planet?s most beloved puppies, by writer, presenter and prolonged-time puppy lover Ben Fogle, whose beloved black Labrador, Inca, famously accompanied him on numerous journeys and adventures. Labradors are the most common breed of puppy in the planet. Not only a excellent loved ones companion, they also excel at looking, tracking, retrieving, guiding and rescuing. But the place did the breed originally come from? How did it produce? When did black, yellow and chocolate Labradors very first seem? Did they really all come from Labrador in Canada and are they really all related to just 1 puppy? In this very first heritage of the Labrador, Ben Fogle goes in search of what makes Labradors so unique. Their incredible companionship, intelligence, operate ethic and loyalty is captured by Ben as he weaves the tale of the breed into his personal tale of his beloved Inca. Ben visits Canada, discovers hair-raising stories of early Labrador exploits and uncovers stories of RNIB Labradors and Labradors at war, Labradors as doing work puppies and each and every other manifestation of the Labrador?s character. Discovering their origin, early traits, their use as gun puppies, as therapy puppies, as law enforcement puppies, as search and rescue puppies and very last ? and absolutely not minimum ? as loved ones pets, Ben tells the tale of a puppy breed which has captured our creativeness and enjoy for hundreds of several years. A entertaining and entertaining read that will make the excellent reward for puppy fans. This hardback guide has 264 web pages and measures: 24 x sixteen x two.5cm.