Lab Rescue of the LRCP rescues, fosters and place homeless, abused and / or abandoned Labrador Retrievers in the Mid-Atlantic region of the USA.  We provide veterinary care, spay / neuter the Lab and place it with foster families where they are loved while they await adoption.

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Comet (160486) and Star (160487)

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Comet and Star are a bonded pair of 7 year old fox red Labs. Don't worry, you can tell them apart; Star has the pretty white streak on her nose. They are up to date on their shots and are heartworm negative.  They are good with other dogs and need to go to a cat free home because they will chase them. They are approved for kids aged 5 and up.  Comet weighs 53 lbs and Star weighs 52. They need a home with a fenced yard.

Update from Comet & Star's foster family - Aug 12, 2016:

Is there anything better than a dog that waits by the door and smothers you with snuggles the minute you get home? Is gentle and loving with young children and house guests? Is happily bursting with energy for ball chasing in the yard, yet relaxed and well-mannered in the house? A dog that loves long walks and cuddling on the couch? YES, there is something better!! ALL OF THAT TIMES TWO!!!! Bonded 7 year old ladies, Comet and Star are ready to find their forever family to love. Approved for kids 5 and up! Fenced yard and no kitty cats please. 

Sponsor Comet and Star




Commander (#150933)


Commander is a 10 year old neutered black male. He is up to date on his shots and is heartworm negative. He is good with other dogs and is approved for children aged 10 and up. Commander weighs 71 lbs, which is a good weight for him. Commander would like to go a single family home in a suburban or rural area. Commander is friendly and loves to be pet and loved on. He is an active senior gentleman, but likes lounging with his people too. Commander loves car rides and going on walks. He is great on the lead, and is house and crate trained. Commander has a skin condition called Seborrhea which has caused him to lose some of his fur. He is currently on medication to help control his symptoms. Commander knows there is a family out there that sees him for the gorgeous stately gentleman that he is. He can’t wait to meet them!

Sponsor Commander


Sponsored by GL and Sharon Huston in memory of Gus, the most loved dog in the whole world
Sponsored by Jeaneanne Bock
Sponsored by Helen Skiba-Powell


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Next Adoption Event

Date:  Saturday, September 10, 2016
Time:  10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location
Webers Pet Supermarket
11021 Lee Jackson Memorial Highway
Fairfax, Va 22030

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Resources for Adopters 

Thank you for adopting a lab from Lab Rescue of the LRCP.  Every year we find special homes like yours for hundreds of labs and along the way we have learned a lot that we hope can help you too. This section of our website is just for you and we hope it contains useful tips that can make the transition to your home move smoothly.

Remember that relationships don't just happen.  They take time and effort and along the way there may be bumps in the road.  That's to be expected but there are things that you can do to ease everyone's transition.  Don't be surprised by the occasional naughty behavior; it's normal.

If you have a question that doesn't appear in our resources section then please reach out to your adoption coordinator and he or she can get you the answers that you need.

Read About:

Welcoming your new lab

Registering your microchip

Introducing your cat

Your lab's health

Walking with your lab

Running with your lab

Dog park etiquette

Shy / timid dog reference


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