Boston Lab

Boston Lab

Breed Characteristics

Type:Mix
Life Span:11-15 Years

Boston Lab Build Information

The Boston Lab comes from the mix of the Labrador Retriever and the Boston Terrier. They are short and compact dogs that have short coats that are dense and water resistant and come in many colorations including golden and white in combination with brown, black, and many other colors.

Size:Small
Weight:26 - 40 lbs

Behaviour and Personality

Boston Labs take on the alert, cheerful, and loving personalities of their parents and make for excellent family dogs. They are social and highly intelligent, responding quickly to training. Their exercise requirements are relatively high as they have plenty of energy and they should be taken out for regular walks, though they they can live in apartments.

Activity Level:Active
Affection Level:Affectionate
Energy Level:Active
Good to Other Pets:Friendly
Guardian Skills:Moderate
Kid Friendliness:Very Friendly

Appearance

Colors:Black, Chocolate, Gold, White
Grooming:Medium Maintenance
Coat Type:Water-Repellent

Boston Lab Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

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Breed Talents and Facts

Training:Easy
Jolly for Jogging:Yes
Sighting Capabilities:Yes
Dutiful Watchdog:Yes
Security Guard Capable:Yes
Police Performer:Yes
Agile/Zippy:Yes
Obedient:Yes