How to Teach Your Dog Not to Lick

Here at Lankas Labs, we know your dog loves to lick sometimes—they do it the minute you wake up, the minute you get home from work, and the minute you’re about to sleep. And we know some of our Pointing Labradors are guilty of it, too. But not every dog owner enjoys a lick from their… Read more »

Does Your Lab Get Sick When Traveling in the Car?

Just like people, dogs can get carsick, too. It’s no fun for the pet, and no fun for the owner! But what do you do if your lab gets sick while traveling in the car? Read on for a few handy tips. First, know the symptoms Unlike people, dogs can’t ask you to pull over… Read more »

Common Mistakes Dog Owners Make

They say that a dog is man’s best friend, and here at Lankas Labs, we love our pups. We know you do, too! But are you guilty of some of the most common mistakes that dog owners make? Not thinking things through We know, puppies are adorable – but do you have the time and… Read more »

How to Get Rid of Dog Stench

As much as our labs mean to us, there’s no way around it – sometimes our faithful friends really stink. If you love your lab’s friendly personality, loyalty and playfulness, but hate the dog stench permeating your home, your car and your clothing, read on for a few handy tips for getting rid of pet… Read more »

Keep Dogs Safe During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is officially upon us, and it’s one of the most wonderful times of the year. As families and friends gather to celebrate, our dogs are often the life of the party! If you’re a dog owner, the holidays can present some unique challenges when it comes to protecting your dog from potential… Read more »

Why Dog Dental Health is Important

As humans, we typically get our teeth cleaned by our dentist several times each year. Sadly, many dogs don’t get their teeth cleaned by a professional at all during their lifetime. Dental care for dogs is a vital part of their overall health and it should be a focus of caring for your pet. Dog… Read more »

Odd Eating Habit of Dogs Explained

You probably spent quite a bit of time setting up an area of your home for your dog to eat. You likely have a matching food and water bowl for your pet as well as decorative a mat to prevent your dog from making a big mess. So why then do some dogs take the… Read more »

Safe Summer Treats for Your Pup

One of the best things about the summertime is cold snack options from ice cream to popsicles. Luckily, your dog can also enjoy cols summer snacks. There a variety of cold summer treats that are safe for your dogs to indulge in, plus many of them are healthy and delicious.  Puppy Ice Cream You shouldn’t… Read more »

Exercising Your Lab

Do you have a lazy lab or an overly active one? Have you ever wondered exactly how much exercise they should be getting on a daily basis? Here are a few tips on how to appropriately exercise your lab, without over or under-doing it. The Labrador Site says that as soon as your pup is… Read more »