First Impressions: How To Safely Introduce Yourself To A New Dog

By | 2017-05-05T15:07:59+00:00 November 14th, 2016|dog anxiety, Dog Behavior, Dog Wellness|

  Everyone knows how important it is to make a good first impression. This counts just as much for our canine friends as it does for other humans. Just like us, dogs are social creatures. We need to know how to make a polite greeting for them too. Here’s how to ensure you don’t go [...]

How Do I Keep My Dog Warm This Winter?

By | 2017-05-05T15:06:14+00:00 November 7th, 2016|cold weather, Dog Safety, Dog Wellness|

  Dogs and humans are different. That’s a no brainer. I mean, just look at them! Most people, especially dog owners, understand that dogs act differently, think differently, and have completely different needs than we do. However, when it comes to warmth we might treat our pets more like people and less like dogs. Here’s [...]

How Often Should I Visit The Dog Park?

By | 2017-05-05T15:04:54+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Dog Fun, Dog Park, Dog Safety|

  Who doesn’t love the dog park? You get to hang out with fellow dog lovers, get some exercise in, and let your pooch have some playtime. However, too much of a good thing can be a bad thing. Dog parks are no exception. Frequent Visits to the Dog Park Can Teach Bad Lessons Unfortunately, [...]

Treats Or Praise: What Does Your Dog Love More?

By | 2017-05-05T15:03:23+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Dog Behavior, Dog Training|

  Have you ever wondered whether your pooch loves your praise or that tasty treat more? Well a recent study seems to suggest that it may be a soothing voice that your dog really wants. But is that all? Let’s take a look at what the study has to say.   The Study: Dogs May [...]

Top 5 Easy Dog Treats For Halloween

By | 2017-05-05T15:41:00+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Dog Food, Dog Wellness|

  DogBoy's Top 5 Halloween Dog Treats: The ingredients in these treats are safe for your dog in these quantities. In case you’re thinking of adding your own touches, be sure to check our toxic food list and diet guide! Frozen Candy Corn Ingredients: 1 - 1 ½ cups plain non-fat yogurt 1 - 2 [...]

How To Combat Common Pet Odors

By | 2017-05-05T15:24:29+00:00 October 17th, 2016|dog care, dog health, Dog Wellness|

  Typically, a stinky pooch just needs a good bath to smell good again. However, many odors that dog lovers deal with on a daily basis are more difficult to remove, such as: Urine stains Dog breath Ear infection Skunk spray This post will discuss how to eliminate these lingering odors, instead of just concealing [...]

Why Does My Dog Need Heartworm Control?

By | 2017-07-10T13:34:55+00:00 October 10th, 2016|dog health, Dog Safety, Dog Wellness|

  No dog is safe from heartworms. It may sound sensational but any dog can get heartworms, and Texas is among the top ten states for heartworm infections. It is imperative that you understand how heartworms are transmitted, and how to protect your pet from them. What Causes Heartworms? Heartworms are caused by infected mosquitoes [...]

4 Things Humans Do That Drive Dogs Crazy

By | 2017-08-15T16:08:39+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|Dog Behavior, dog boarding, Dog Wellness|

  Humans do a lot of things that just drive dogs insane. We try to make our dogs act like humans, BUT they’re dogs. They won’t act, think, or be like humans anytime soon. So, it’s important for all of us to learn how they think, and be able to speak their language. Get ready [...]

What Do Your Boarded Dogs Do When It’s Rainy?

By | 2017-05-05T16:09:32+00:00 September 30th, 2016|Dog Fun, dog health, Dog Safety, Uncategorized|

  Have you ever wondered what your dog is up to while they spend a rainy day at the Ranch? Just like any other day, we focus on safety, health and fun for our client dogs.   While rainy days may put a damper (irresistible, that one) on things, they can open up a whole [...]

What Do Your Boarded Dogs Do When It’s Rainy?

By | 2017-01-20T22:30:09+00:00 September 30th, 2016|Dog Fun, dog health, Dog Safety, Uncategorized|

Have you ever wondered what your dog is up to while they spend a rainy day at the Ranch? Just like any other day, we focus on safety, health and fun for our client dogs. While rainy days may put a damper (irresistible, that one) on things, they can open up a whole new world [...]