Origin of Labrador retrieverafter Labrador (in Newfoundland), where first bred
any of a breed of medium-sized retriever with a muscular build, a short, dense coat of a solid color (black, yellow, or dark brown), and a tapering tail, very thick at the base
A dog of a breed originating in Newfoundland, having a short yellow, black, or brown coat and often used to retrieve felled game. The breed was developed in England, where the name was changed from lesser Newfoundland to Labrador.
Origin of Labrador retrieverAfter Labrador