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 [...]

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 [...]

The Right Way To Combat Fleas, Ticks, And Mosquitoes

By | 2017-05-05T16:18:51+00:00 September 19th, 2016|dog health, Dog Wellness|

  For dogs, parasites are just a fact of life. Even owners of indoor dogs aren’t safe from these persistent invaders. While it may seem like there’s no getting around these pests, you can definitely take steps to keep your dog safe. Here’s our recommended methods for preventing fleas, ticks, and mosquitoes from pestering your [...]

Risks & Rewards: Should I Get My Dog MicroChipped?

By | 2017-05-05T16:41:38+00:00 September 12th, 2016|dog health, Dog Safety, Dog Wellness|

  Microchipping your dog can be the determining factor in whether your dog comes home safely after being lost. However, we know there’s a lot of hesitation that comes with putting your dog through any kind of invasive procedure. If you’re on the fence about whether or not to microchip your dog, this guide will [...]

What Is Submissive Urination And How Do I Stop It?

By | 2017-05-05T16:29:50+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Dog Behavior, dog health, Dog Wellness|

  Submissive urination is a fairly common problem, especially with smaller dogs and puppies. However, sometimes it can be difficult to determine if the urination is caused by other issues, such as: Urinary Incontinence Urinary Tract Infection Incomplete house-training The following guide can help you determine whether your dog is submissively urinating, and give you [...]

3 Easy Ways To Soothe Your Dog’s Upset Stomach

By | 2017-05-05T17:10:55+00:00 August 8th, 2016|dog care, Dog Food, dog health, Dog Wellness|

  The first step towards soothing your dog’s upset stomach is to pay close attention to their symptoms. Every situation is different, and requires different methods to remedy the problem. So make sure you are keenly aware of what symptoms your dog is displaying in addition to their upset stomach. Just like with human stomach [...]

3 Easy Ways to Stop Your Dog From Begging for Table Scraps

By | 2017-05-05T16:58:19+00:00 July 25th, 2016|dog care, dog diet, dog health, Dog Wellness|

  We’ve all had this problem before. Your dog gets a whiff of some tasty human food, and now they’re glued next to the table at dinner time. Whether their begging is cute or not, the table scraps your dog wants are often unhealthy and possibly dangerous for them to eat. Here’s how you can [...]

DogBoy’s Top 5: Our Favorite Exercises For Dogs

By | 2017-01-19T22:19:36+00:00 July 19th, 2016|Dog Fun, dog health|

Exercise is crucial to your dog’s health, in more ways than you might expect. Even something as basic as walking doesn’t simply manage your dog’s weight, it also helps to reduce hyperactivity and social anxiety as well. However, just going on walks can be a bit boring for you and your dog. Here’s our list [...]