The Partner's Program for the
Betterment of the Breed is a
Labrador Owner's Community for all aspects of the breed.
PARTNER’S PROGRAM offers Labrador owners,
breeders and exhibitors the
opportunity to pool their resources
under one program for breeding,
raising, placing, training,
conditioning and show handling to create the Winning Edge.
It should be noted that the Winning Edge is for all
aspects of dog
ownership, to include health, nutrition, training,
impetus for the Partners Program came from the realization
that breed clubs just don't provide the nurturing environment
that they should for new, intermediate and even advanced owners,
breeders and exhibitors. Once a month meetings are not enough
to create a sharing environment for exchanging of ideas and for
Having founded the South Florida Labrador
Retriever Club back in 1989, our vision was for a community of
owners, breeders and exhibitors to grow together as a region
where we all could be proud of our dogs and their accomplishments
in the show ring, in obedience, in field related activities and
all those other endeavors that Labradors excel at.
wish I could say that the mission has been accomplished
by the breed club, sadly it has gone the way of most other breed
clubs. Once a month meetings to plan for a once a year dog show
are the prime objectives with very little growth in the areas
that were envisioned by the founders in 1989.
Enter the Partners Program for the Betterment of the Breed, a
concept truly dedicated to the matters at hand for breeding,
raising, training, conditioning and exhibiting our dogs. Owners,
breeders, exhibitors and handlers pooling their resources to
create a sharing and mentoring environment.
environment without clubs rules and regulations,
without the small mind mentality that is so pervasive in some breed
There are no limitations or restrictions in the activities that each
program participant may enter into.
We are a class act in
getting better as time and success dictates.
Today, the Partners Program participants are active in conformation,
agility, obedience competition, therapy work, service training,
tracking, hunt & field training and testing, flyball and rally,
Canine Good Citizen training and testing and other
We are proud of the
working relationship with each of the following
individuals and Labrador
breeders, all for the betterment of the
breed. There have been many that
contributed in the past and some
of those are listed following the present
Partners, Associates and
LabWell Products Inc.
Professional Canine Service Inc.
Chambray Dog Training Inc.
Labrador Retriever Information Center for Owners, Breeders and Exhibitors
are all part of the ever growing
Labrador Retrievers Owners Community.
The Partners Program At Work (2005)
The Partners Program At Work
Part 2 2006
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Partners and Associates are listed by the number of years in the program.
Dogs highlighted in red
are currently active in the program. We thank each and
every loyal Partner
and Associate, for our successes are a direct result of
participation and contributions throughout the years.
As you will see below,
the Partners Program brings different Labrador owners
together in co-ownerships, working agreements and partnerships,
the betterment of the breed.
Many of these fine
folk have included their email address to hear from you.
The above logo symbolizes those partners that
have bred under the Chambray Labradors kennel name.