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Hello Spring

March winds have caused Dog Star Ranch to change how we operate. We’ve suspended certain services and lessened our already small staff in order to comply with state ordinances and health guidelines. This global pandemic has caused our community to slow down, if not come to a halt. There are many people who work on the frontlines, as well as others who continue to go to work to provide other services. There are those that

Global Pet Expo 2020!

The Global Pet Expo is a few days away and the Dog Star Ranch office ladies are not only excited about getting away from the cold (we promise to bring back some sunshine), but we’re also excited to check out the latest and greatest pet products! The Global Pet Expo is comprised of more than 1,000 exhibitors and over 3,600 booths featuring new pet products on the market today!  Not only are we excited to

Responsible Pet Owner Month

The America Kennel Club states that “Owning a dog is not just a privilege-it’s a responsibility.” That is why the month of February is dedicated to celebrating pet parents who keep their pets healthy, happy, and safe. Health & Diet Are you taking your pup to see the vet at least once a year? Annual vet visits are important in making sure that your canine companion is healthy and happy. Another aspect of your pets

Positive & Safe Canine Interactions

During National Train Your Dog Month, we would like to take a moment to touch base on the importance of teaching children, and even adults, the importance of properly approaching and handling dogs. Parents, to both little humans and dogs, must understand the importance of teaching acceptable interactions with both dogs and other humans that are both positive and safe. Here are a few things to keep in mind:

National Train Your Dog Month

Happy National Train Your Dog Month! Established by the Association of Professional Dog Trainers in 2010, National Train Your Dog Month works to bring awareness to the importance of socialization and training. Training is an important part of dog ownership and at Dog Star Ranch we believe in building positive relationships between humans and their canine companions. Training is a great and fun way to bond with your dog. The holidays are a popular time

Is Santa Paws delivering a new pup to your home this holiday season?

Whether you are adopting from a local shelter or purchasing from a responsible and reputable breeder, here are some important things to consider before welcoming a forever fur-friend into your home, especially around the holidays: Is everyone in the home on board? Are dogs allowed in the home/apartment? Is there room within the home? Have you researching breeds and their specific needs? Have you discussed what qualities you want in a dog? Are you willing

Preparing for the Pawlidays

Between cleaning the house, meal prepping, and preparing for your guests to arrive, it’s important to remember to prep your fur-friend for the festivities as well. Here are some helpful tips to keep in mind during the holiday: 1. Avoid Feeding Table Scraps As tempting as it might be to fix your pup a plate of delicious human food, it can wreck havoc on their system. It’s also important to watch out for counter surfers