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Labrador Retriever

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Labrador retrievers, or labs, are the most popular dogs in the United States and United Kingdom. They originated from Newfoundland and make great hunting dogs. In fact, the “retriever" part of their name means that they will run into the woods after a shot and bring the prey back to the hunter.

  1. 1. What were labs originally used for?
    1. a. Hunting
    2. b. Seeing-eye dogs
    3. c. Companionship
  2. 2. Where did labs come from?
    1. a. Iceland
    2. b. Brazil
    3. c. Newfoundland
  3. 3. Where are labs popular?
    1. a. UK and the US
    2. b. Africa
    3. c. Australia