Kind, friendly and outgoing, the Labrador retriever’s irrepressibly sweet disposition and effervescent personality are as integral to the dog’s nature as the famous “otter tail” is to his body.
The maturation rate of these puppies falls in the middle of the road.
Labrador retrievers typically reach adult heights between their 12th and 18th months. Most continue filling out and muscling up until they’re 2 years old.
Your Lab has an estimated life expectancy of 12 to 14 years.