This week I'm going to give in to my love of all things Labrador-related.
As I type, my own pooch is doing his ritual wandering around the room, trying to decide if his tea has given him enough energy to play with a ball on a rope for a while, or if he's really too tired and should get settled on the sofa for the evening! When he does settle, he won't look quite the same as this beautiful brown boy photographed by sdgphoto, but it will be similar:
Earlier in the day, Lucca had a bit of a swim in the river, something he's lucky enough to do most days. He's never been in a boat - I think we'll leave that one until he's a little calmer (when will that be??!) I love this print by nativevermont - it beautifully captures the classic Labrador pose when alert and interested, I think:
Being a very sociable fellow, Lucca meets up with numerous doggie friends during the walking day. Seeing one other Labrador makes him incredibly excited - if he were to encounter this brood from thelab it would be mayhem: