Our Past

Ones history brings one to the present, which leads in to the future. These are not all our dogs from the past but they are the ones who have strongly influenced our present lineup. This page features our retirees and some of our greats that have gone over the rainbow bridge. Enjoy this virtue tour.



 best in specialty show labradorDANY  (2008-2018)

 MBISS Can/Am GCh Snowdenhills As Time Goes By Am WC

Dany a Sage grandson was always best friends with everyone. He possessed an incredible structure, beautiful type and a truly warm heart. Everyone who met him always wanted to take him home. We were truly blessed to have Dany in our family and to include him in many of current pedigrees.


english style labradorKNIGHT (2010-present)

Can/Am Ch Linjor Rock Knight JW

Knight, aka Slippery, came to live with us from the UK for two years, although he is now back at  Linjor. Shown at Crufts on his return in 2015, he made final cut in the prestigious Open Dog class. Chilled Semen can be arranged.


 sage labrador famousSAGE (1997-2012)

MBIS/BISS AM/CAN CH Tormentil Labradale Prime Time CGC

Sage was an impressive Labrador of his time. Our beloved Sage has passed, at nearly 15 and is still missed. Pictured at his 12th birthday party. A few of his strengths included a balanced disposition, excellent structure and unforgettable head.


beautiful chocolate labradorCOFFEE (2001-2016)

BOSS AM/CAN CH Labradale Coffee Crisp AM/CAN WC

Coffee had a sweet temperament and buoyant outlook on life. He shared this positive attitude with us every day. Coffee disproved the old myth ‘you can’t teach an old dog new tricks’ as he got his WC (working certificate) at the age of 9. July 2001 – February 2016. Frozen Available.


bella labrador highcaliberBELLA (2009-2021)

MBPIS Ch Highcaliber Twilight Eclipse

Bella is the complete package. A daughter of Dany and Gypsy she definitely meets our high expectations. She’s proven to be one of our greats, both as a companion and a show dog. Beauty, intelligence, sound and field drive are all hers to claim. She is now retired and spends her days being queen of the Labradale castle!



Ch Labradale’s Maid in the Shade

Gemma combines all of our lines, both old and new, into one pedigree. She is daugther of Ch Highcaliber’s By Chance (son of Dany and Gypsy) and her dam is Ch Labradale Roxanne at Journey (Coffee). She is a fun loving girl with a touch of sass. She finished her championship easily as a puppy. Now retired from breeding, Miranda and Rumour continue the era.


beautifulk black labrador femaleGYPSY (2004 – 2020)

MBIPG Ch Janlon Highcaliber Showgirl

Retired living with our friends Johanne and Alain. We knew Gypsy was special from when the starat. Presently this wonderful girl Although retired Gypsy had an impressive career in her own right. She’s been even more influential to our bloodlines … nearly all our current Labradors are related to her.


honey yellow labrador retrieverHONEY & JILL

Highcaliber Labradale Honey and Highcaliber Labradale Jill

Honey and Jill now retired and living with friends, they’re our 12th generation. Through Honey and Jill, we continue these lines with Rebel. Lines that have proven to be not only attractive and fit but great family companions. Labradale and Highcaliber have many great memories tied to the ancestors of these girls.


Chocolate female at LabradaleREESE

Labradale’s Peanut Butter Cup (Ch pt’d)

Reece granddaughter of Coffee. She possesses many of his winning traits, including picking up her paw and tipping her head in greeting. Sweet with a gentle temperament. She is a striking chocolate girl with a pretty face and wagging tail. She too is retired, her daughter Latte is carry the torch for the line into the next generation.


saffron dark yellow labSAFFRON

GCh Highcaliber Labradale Saffron

Saffron finished her championship as a puppy and easily achieved her Canadian Grand Championship. She has a heart of gold. Fun loving happy girl. Typical of her lines she is sweet and affectionate, learns quickly. Summer will now continue this chapter. Saff, now retired is living the life of leisure with Kim and her family.



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