What Does it Mean to be a Pet Friendly Facility?

By | 2017-07-09T14:45:31+00:00 March 4th, 2013|Boarding, Training|

  This was reprinted with permission from Don Hanson of Green Acres Kennel Shop.  Don is the moderator of Kennel-L, an email list for pet care facility operators. As owners, operators and employees of boarding kennels and daycares we are entrusted with the care of our client’s pets, which in many cases are also our [...]

The Truth About Shock Collars, Choke Chains and Pinch Collars

By | 2017-05-07T18:14:41+00:00 August 14th, 2012|Training|

  Painful dog training products have been on the market for years as a quick fix for people who want fast results for problem dogs. This includes shock collars, choke chains, pinch and prong collars.  The trainers here at DogBoy's Dog Ranch, and many other trainers across the country, advise against these practices as they [...]

The Ultimate Benefit of Dog Training in Austin, TX

By | 2017-05-07T18:40:11+00:00 May 23rd, 2012|Training|

  When a number of our regular clients were asked the question, "Who benefits the most from dog training, the person or the pup?", the resounding response was the person.That's easy, right? Post classes and a commitment to practice, the human has a dog they can control. One that is more obedient and even more [...]