WHO’S A GOOD BOY?! Bill would make Labrador retriever state dog of Ohio

Politics
labrador retriever_402226

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — A new bill would make the Labrador retriever the official state dog of Ohio.

State Rep. Jeffery Rezabek introduced House Bill 539, which would designate the Lab as the official state dog.

According to the AKC, the Labrador retriever, part of the sporting group, is the most popular breed of dog in the country.

The AKC writes about the Lab:

The sweet-faced, lovable Labrador Retriever is America’s most popular dog breed. Labs are friendly, outgoing, and high-spirited companions who have more than enough affection to go around for a family looking for a medium-to-large dog.

Friendly, outgoing, high-spirited? Sounds a lot like Ohioans in general, so a Labrador retriever could be a great fit to represent the state.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Interactive Radar

STORY TOOLS

click here for more information on the gridiron classic airing on NBC4 Saturday night at 8 pm

Trending on NBC4i.com

Today's Central OH Forecast

More Forecast

Don't Miss

Alexa

Storm Team 4 on Alexa

W3Schools