Opening Day is for the Dogs

  Why Opening Day is for Your Hunting Dog I don’t know how they know, but they know.  Maybe it’s the cooler nights, or the shorter days that inevitably signal the coming of fall.  Or maybe it’s the decoy painting, camo organizing, and gun cleaning that coincides

Dakota Girl

By Casey Leger Recently, we had to say “See You Later” to the best dog that I have ever been blessed to care for and call a companion. She was the fattest, fuzziest pup of the litter when I picked her, nearly 14 years ago. We’ve logged hundreds upon hundreds of

Training Tips For Hunting Season

By: Marty Roberts of Sporting Life Kennels After lounging around all summer, many hunters are starting to get the itch for the upcoming season.  For those hunters with retrievers, getting your dog ready should start as soon as possible. And here are some great tips to

Shot Gun Willie Nelson

This year there were so many amazing labs no question, and our 2018 Lab of The Year contest yielded this awesome lab, Willie.  It is easy to see what an amazing athlete Willie is along with his stunning good looks: he gets them from his

Lab of the Year

It’s that time of year for the 3rd time on LPOTD – and this time is epic.  It’s the King of The Beast Time, Winner Takes All Time – King of The Labs time. Why do we pick a Lab of The Year? Where did it

2018 – What A Year

The end of 2018 is approaching and it has been a fantastic year for Lab Photo of The Day.  I could not have imagined that this page would bring together so many followers and lab enthusiasts!  We are proud and so privileged to share your

So Long Duck Season 2017

That’s a wrap folks! – another season under our belt and the stories of some epic hunts begin.  We’ve had some epic things going on here too.  Chief, the champion lab pictured left, is the official Field Dog Life Lab!  Chief is owned and trained