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, [...]

Top 10 Ideas for Doggy Date Night – Destination: Austin

By | 2017-08-23T17:18:17+00:00 April 1st, 2016|dog dates, Dog Fun, Dog Park, dog park austin, dogs|

  Plenty of people in Austin, TX take their dogs with them for doggy dates. Sometimes we go on doggy dates as play dates with friends' dogs, or romantic outings with significant others and their furry friends. We know how challenging it can be to come up with new and interesting date ideas. Making those [...]

Perks & Barks: Public vs Private Dog Parks

By | 2017-08-23T16:58:22+00:00 March 18th, 2016|dog boarding Austin, Dog Park, dog park austin, DogBoys|

  I’m just going to say it: I am not a fan of dog parks. There, I said it. Here’s the reason: Typically, they are overrun with dogs with poor manners whose main exercise outlet is a weekly trip to the dog park. These dogs tend to be pushy and overly friendly. It’s not the [...]

7 Tips For Staying Sane As A Small Business Owner

By | 2017-05-07T12:59:11+00:00 February 2nd, 2016|dog boarding Austin, Dog Park, DogBoys, small business|

  There are plenty of advantages and joys to owning your own business, especially if you get to work at or very near to your home. One of the big ones is never having to commute. It's nice that I can just walk back-and-forth to work. If I forget something at the office or vice [...]

Playing at the Dog Park: Behaviors to Watch For

By | 2017-08-23T17:32:09+00:00 December 1st, 2015|Dog Behavior, Dog Park, dog park austin|

  Dog parks are fun, right? It’s a great way to get your dog out and get them socializing with other dogs. We love going and meeting other dog owners as well. It’s a great social experience for all, and a great way to exercise your dog. All of this can be true, but there [...]

3 Big Reasons Big Box Stores and Dog Boarding DON’T MIX

By | 2017-08-23T17:00:34+00:00 November 13th, 2015|Dog Behavior, dog boarding, dog boarding Austin, Dog Park, Dog Training|

  In one of my last posts, I talked about a customer who had a not-so-great experience with her dogs at a local Big Box store that competes with DogBoy’s Dog Ranch. I wanted to go further into her story, and why these types of chain stores are not a good decision for dog owners [...]

A Fresh Perspective on Dog Care

By | 2017-08-23T17:29:38+00:00 October 23rd, 2015|dog boarding, dog kennel, dog owners, Dog Park|

  The DogBoy’s difference is customer loyalty I wanted to take some time today to thank our customers, both human and canine, and our team. I had an experience that reaffirmed my belief that two key differences DogBoy’s Dog Ranch has over our competitors is customer loyalty and an incredibly knowledgeable and passionate staff. This [...]

New App Dog Park Assistant – DogBoy’s Review

By | 2017-08-25T10:19:42+00:00 April 7th, 2014|Dog Friendly Austin, Dog Park, Dog Safety|

  Here at DogBoy's Dog Ranch, we live and love dogs so much, and we are thankful every day that we get to do this job.  In the early days of DogBoy's, things where very different than now, but very much the same still.  We use to say that we "create wild-domesticated dog packs", meaning [...]

DogBoy’s Private Dog Park: My Idea of Dog Heaven

By | 2017-05-07T17:25:20+00:00 March 27th, 2014|Dog Park, DogBoys, dogs, testimonials|

  "I don't know that there was anyone more exited about the opening of Dogboy's Dog Park than I was! I've always had large dogs, and even though I would take them walking and jogging each day, I knew they needed more. I've previously taken advantage of public off leash areas, but was concerned with [...]

8 Tips for a Great Dog Park Visit at DogBoy’s

By | 2017-08-25T10:26:45+00:00 March 13th, 2014|Dog Fun, Dog Park, Dog Safety|

  Visiting DogBoy's private dog park is a great way to spend some quality time with your dog. Whether visiting for a private reservation, or coming on the weekends as a dog park member, following these tips will help you have a safe visit and a fun time too! On Arrival:  Park in the Circle [...]