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Welcome to the Ranch!

Howdy, and welcome to Pawderosa Ranch, better known as the best pet boarding San Antonio has to offer! Whether you need a place for your pup to stay overnight or just want us to take him off your hands while you’re away at work, we’ll make sure Fido comes in and feels at home.



Name the “Machete” Attack Dog

You saw him on the news. Be a part of this dog’s “machete” attack recovery story. Read his tragedy-to-triumph tail, then name him!

Read His Story 


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Pawderosa Ranch Dog Play and Stay Award

Voted 2015 Reader’s Pick for Best Pet Daycare in San Antonio Magazine

Schertz Chmaber of Commerce Small Business of the Year

2015 Schertz Small Business of the Year

Best of San Antonio 2015

Voted in Top 3 Best Pet Boarders in San Antonio Current’s Best of SA 2015

Want your pup to be a part of the celebration?

How To Socialize Your Adult Dog In Time For The Holidays

Too often we attend merrymakings during which the house hound is locked in a back room or outside. You are bound to be hosting or attending an upcoming celebration in the coming weeks, so don’t leave your dog behind – as you prepare yourself, get him or her ready for a bit of foreseeable social anxiety.

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dog group play safety pledge

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Come Out And Play!

At our dog boarding and daycare camp, dogs interact in social playgroups. This interaction is great for building confidence, preventing destructive behaviors at home, and weight maintenance. Not to mention… it’s FUN!


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Stay The Night!

When you need a place for your pup to stay, come to the Ranch and let him play! Why stay at a traditional kennel when daycare is included in overnight boarding for dogs that pass our interview process.


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Need a Lift?

Since your pup is probably too young to drive, give us a call and we’ll pick him up or drop him off for you. We also provide shuttle service to the San Antonio Airport!


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Need To Wash Up?

Bring your pup in for a good scrub down! Wash your pup yourself with our Self-Serve Dog Wash or leave the mess to us with our Full Service Dog Wash!


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If you’re busy and in need of a speedy check-in, print our registration form (or email it) before your first visit!


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If you like to peep in on your pup from time to time (we all do) you can access our wagcams from your pc or mac, anywhere you have the internet access!

What’s Been Going On?

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3 Ways Social Interaction at Daycare Benefit’s Your Dog’s Overall Health

Because we’ve discovered that socialization is so important to overall health, we operate private dog boarding in San Antonio and Schertz Texas where we facilitate off leash group play. Here’s why we think social interaction is important for dogs.

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Dive in for a Dog Wash!

Get the goggles ready and let your pooch dive in for a bath! Drop by for our self-service dog wash or let us take care of it for you!

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Complementary Ebook Download: A Guide to Boarding Dogs Safely in a Social Environment

This free ebook highlights some of the most important advantages of boarding in a social environment as well as some help from boarding professionals on how to choose the right kennels.

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