Labrador Retriever Breeders in South Carolina

When buying a Labrador Retriever, always make sure you buy it through a reputable breeder. Since buying a dog is an important decision, you need to do a lot of research prior to buying one. Finding a Labrador for sale is easy but finding a good breeder may be a little difficult. A good breeder cares about their dogs and takes care of them like a family. They do not over breed or just randomly pick any Labrador that is out there. Visiting a breeders’ home is a good way to find out whether the breeder is reputable or not.

When visiting, breeders should not look suspicious. Also, one clue that can help you decide on the breeder is seeing if the dogs are excited to see their breeder. While visiting, ask for living conditions. The living condition should be very clean and the food that they eat must be good quality. There are different breeders in different state but below is a list of breeders in South Carolina.

1) Hollow Acres Labradors

Hollow Acres Labradors are a new kennel focusing on the AKC (American Kennel Club) breed standard of AKC registered Labrador Retrievers. Although they are a new kennel, they are not new to the breed. They have been Labrador Hobbyist for the last 10 years with hopes of improving the breed. They selectively adopted Labradors to provide healthy and high quality Labradors. They have learned conformation correctness, bone density, structure, coat, balance, and standards from a veteran Labrador Hobbyist to take better care of their dogs and puppies. Moreover, they have begun showing their puppies in AKC Sanctioned Events. In March 2011, they had a new litter of Chocolate Labrador Retriever Puppies. As of now, they own 2 yellow Labrador puppies and 1 adult chocolate Labrador Retriever. Their Labrador Retrievers meet the strict criteria of OFA (Orthopedic Foundation for Animals) certifiable hips and elbows.

2) Laruel Knob

Laurel Knob is a small kennel located on 8 acres in the foothills of South Carolina with plenty of room to roam and explore. They are known to be breeding top quality AKC Labrador Retrievers. Their puppies are bred with an emphasis on low-key temperaments. Their dogs are very obedient, loving and very friendly. All of their Labradors are from championship pedigrees. The entire breeding stock have OFA certified hips, excellent vision and hearing. They have their health and eyes checked up annually and all adults are microchip identified. Laurel Knob provides stud service, boarding and obedience training. All the puppies have been checked by a veterinarian. They guarantee their puppy’s health at the time of purchase and for 7 days thereafter.