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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.

Battle Of The Network Star Dogs


These six San Antonio news anchors are giving you this rare and personal glance at their own four-legged best friend and the reasons they support their choice of local pet charity.

It’s now up to YOU to help your favorite win $1,000 for the charity from Pawderosa Ranch. For the next week, post and share your favorite’s photo everywhere. The photo with the most “likes” wins. Voting closes at 11:59 on September 1st. Winner will be announced on September 2nd at 6 PM so stay tuned to your favorite television station.

Go to our Facebook page to vote!

View Our Contest!

Participants and Their Causes:

  • Isis Romero – San Antonio Humane Society
  • Mike Garofalo – San Antonio Pets Alive! 
  • Vini Vinzetta – Animal Friends Humane Society 
  • Phil Anaya – SpaySA 
  • Jessica Headley – Animal Defense League 
  • Ursula Pari – Animal Care Services 


San Antonio Magazine Best of the City 2015 Pet Daycare

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

Download Free Ebook Success Stories from the Ranch: Pawderosa’s Secret to Helping Anxious Dogs

In this ebook, we’ve included a few of our most amazing doggie success stories from the Ranch to show you just how passionate we are about socializing animals! Meet these amazing dogs and read their transformation stories!

  • See examples of  socialization success stories.
  • Learn training best practices.
  • Recieve a free evaluation of your dog.

We’ve got quite a few excellent resources for animal lovers, doggie moms and dads, and of course; plenty of room to play and stay! What can we say? Except that we’re in the business of making your pup happy.

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In The News:


It was a rescue that defies medical logic. And, it serves as a serious warning to all Texas pet owners. On a sun-scalding late July afternoon, veterinarian Dr. Fretorry Rogers rushed to the aid of an English Bulldog who’d- -ten minutes earlier- – collapsed from heat stroke after waiting two hours in line at an outdoor San Antonio vaccination clinic.

Pawderosa Ranch staff was on site and was able to record the entire event first-hand. Click below to read more on the story and find out how to prevent your dog from undergoing the same catastrophe.

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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.

Get it Now!