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The Love of a Lab

Jim Dratfield

Friendly. Loyal. Affectionate. The list of wonderful traits possessed by America's #1 dog goes on and on. Given the Lab’s good looks, trainability, and devotion, is it any wonder that there are millions of happy Lab owners in the United States? In The Love of a Lab, Jim Dratfield’s beautiful photographs, combined with witty, insightful, and poignant quotes, capture the many reasons people feel the way they do about these cherished companions. Like Dratfield’s previous books, Pug Shots, and Day of the Dachshund, this is sure to become a classic gift book for Lab owners and dog lovers everywhere. « less more »
Globe Pequot Press / Lyons Press
Pages: 144Size: 8 1/2 x 8 1/4
978-1-4930-1828-4 • Hardback • September 2016 • $19.95 • (£13.95)
978-1-4930-1829-1 • eBook • September 2016 • $18.99 • (£12.95)
Jim Dratfield is a bestselling celebrity pet photographer. He is the creative director of Petography, Inc. (www.petography.com), a photography studio specializing in pet portraiture, and is the author/photographer of twelve books.
In praise of Pug Shots:

"All dog lovers, especially pug fans, should enjoy this energetic, creative photo collection." --Kris Law

In praise of Day of the Dachshund:

". . . the photos succeed in highlighting the quirkiness and charm of this singular breed." --Publishers Weekly

“A real treat for dog enthusiasts and a tribute to dogs. Jim’s photos are a celebration of why we love dogs so much and are guaranteed to make you smile and warm your heart.” —Andrea Arden, Animal Planet’s pet expert

Jim Dratfield’s The Love of a Lab, with his spectacular photographs, is supported by great words that play perfectly into that Labrador outlook and worldly canine wisdom.
David Frei, longtime television voice of The Westminster Kennel Club and The National Dog Show on NBC