Featuring the black Labrador Retriever dog figurines, gifts and collectibles. The Labrador Retriever, of the retriever and gun dog group, is one of the most popular dog breeds around. They are trained in a number of areas including serving as assistance dogs to aid the blind, people with autism, and therapy dogs. Law enforcement and other official agencies train the dogs to do screening and detection work. They are also used as sporting and waterfowl hunting dog.