For info on MAPP gas-fueled remote bumper launchers.
These launchers are easy to set-up, load and inexpensive to use.  Orders can be placed directly with Thunder Equipment  for the launchers.  We recommend Dogtra remotes which can be purchased through Muddybay Retrievers.

The Retriever Journal magazine is loaded with health info, training tips, hunting experiences/tips, etc.  Also available on this site are some of the books/dvds that Peak Performance recommends.

This site contains a vast array of training equipment including bumpers, whistles, blank pistols, books, dvds, etc.  Their prices are competitive and items are usually in stock and shipped promptly.

Retrievers Online is a publication that contains info on training tips/drills, field trial and hunt test issues, health info, etc.  The editors are very successful in field trials AND are avid hunters.

The AKC Parent Club of the Labrador Retriever
Established 1931

The 10 Minute Retriever
 By: John and Amy Dahl

Training Retrievers to Handle
By: D.L. and Ann Walters

Retriever Training Drills for Marking 
By: James B. Spencer

Total E-collar Conditioning 
By: Mike Lardy

The Working Retriever
By: Tom Quinn 


Sound Beginnings 
with Jackie Mertens

Total E-collar Conditioning with Mike Lardy

Right Start
with Jim Van Engen

The Rex Carr-Dave Rorem
 Retriever Training Seminar 
A comprehensive dvd for training your retriever using an electric collar
"Forrest" Butcher and "Otter" Sweet
"Mavic" and "Duke" Koch
"Harley" Rydlewski
"Emma" Kircher