― Labrador Retriever ∙ Why they call it Retriever? Because Labrador is a Retriever type of dog. ∙ According to leading kennel clubs and organizations statistics Labrador is most popular dog breed. It is from originally Canada. There is even an island named Labrador ( in fact name is Newfoundland and Labrador Province ) in Canada. Labradors has flipper paws which looks like a frog. They are sea dogs and they love to swim a lot ( some of dog breeds not like it ). Labradors mostly [...].