8 months ago 8 months ago Awww 14 Amazing Facts About Labradors You Probably Never Knew by Judy Powell 8 months ago8 months ago Facebook Twitter Labradors are one of the most popular dog breeds in the world. Here are some amazing facts about this canine. 1 The Labrador Retriever is actually originally from Newfoundland, Canada. They were originally called the dogs of St. John. Credit Judy Powell 8 months ago 2 It's hard to believe that this breed is nearly extinct, but that's exactly what happened. In 1800s Newfoundland families had to pay tax if they owned a dog. Credit Judy Powell 8 months ago 3 Labradors absolutely love the water. They were bred to be water loving dogs and even have webbed feet to make it easier for them to swim. Credit Judy Powell 8 months ago Post PaginationPage 1 / 5 Like it? Share with your friends! Facebook Twitter 0 Comments Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.