Handsome, Intelligent, Versatile Retrievers
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Early Neurological Stimulation
This technique is applied to each of our pups from 3-16 days of age. Research shows that new born pups are sensitive to thermal and tactile stimulation. We use 5 gentle exercises once daily with each pup.
The U.S. Military developed this
method for their performance ...
Rule of Sevens
We use the Rule of Sevens developed in the 1980s by long-time breeder, professional handler and AKC Judge Pat Hastings. This method encourages socialization through experiences that are kept safe and positive. The basis for the Rule of Sevens is not specific training but simple
exposure in a supervised
environment prior to 7 ...
We have found Labradors to be the perfectly versatile dog. Whether for hunt, show, companion, detection or service the Labrador will excel.
We raise our dogs as a family. In recent years our 3 oldest daughters have become invested partners. Hickory Bluff Labradors is growing quickly in the area of Obedience Training and AKC Good Citizenship Certification through our daughters interest and commitments.
Labradors have been part of our family since before it began. ...
Karen Cuzzo Rash
Hickory Bluff was amazing to work with and breed the most beautiful and intelligent dogs. Our dog is so gentle and loving. We also used the puppy courier service and it was a wonderful experience. I highly recommend.