Preparing Your Puppy for Their First Week in a New Home by Dances with Wolves Ranch

Preparing Your Home for the New Puppy The first week that your new Berger Blanc Suisse puppy (aka White Swiss Shepherd) moves out of Dances with Wolves Ranch and into your house is exciting. However, it can also be difficult and stressful for you, your family, and your young puppy. Fortunately, there are a few ways that you can plan to make the transition from Dances with Wolves Ranch to your home easier. Before your new puppy arrives, you'll need to prepare your house to make sure that your … [Read more...]

Berger Blanc Suisse Facts By Dances with Wolves Ranch

Intelligent Rank BBS is highly intelligent.   Trainability: BBS are very easy to train. Energy level: BBS are medium energy level dogs. Prey drive: BBS has a medium prey drive. Wandering tendencies: BBS do not wander off away from their owner. Health Issues: BBS tend to have less health problems than a GSD. Longevity range: BBS live on the average 12-14 years. Watchdog Ability: BBS can be good watchdogs but protecting is not their strong suit. Mouthiness: BBS has a lower tendency to nip, … [Read more...]

White Swiss Shepherd By Dances with Wolves Ranch

Dances with Wolves Ranch is a high-end breeding program of Berger Blanc Suisse, otherwise known as the White Swiss Shepherd. These majestic white shepherds have the look of arctic wolves but the temperament of a lab, making them perfectly suited to become therapy dogs or service dogs.   … [Read more...]

Dances with Wolves Ranch Berger Blanc Suisse Puppy now Service Dog

Dances with Wolves Ranch dog now Service dog appeares in the Piedmont Lifestyle Magazine on 13 September 2017. We have reposted the article with great appreciation for the author Charlotte Wagner's work and the magazine.  Do Not Disturb By CHARLOTTE WAGNER Service dogs need to stay focused on their owner in order to best serve It is vital for the public to respect service dogs while they are working. A dog that is looking away from the owner or is distracted is unable to properly … [Read more...]

Berger Blanc Suisse Dances with Wolves Ranch at America’s Pet Expo 2016

Dances with Wolves Ranch recently attended the 2016 America's Family Pet Expo in Costa Mesa representing Berger Blanc Suiss demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Tatanka and Ice with child presenters Nina and Jake. “Our Berger Blanc Suisse are raised in the high desert where temperatures range from 15 degrees to 110 degrees,” says Ridenour, “In the hot weather, they swim in the family pool daily to keep cool, enjoy the … [Read more...]

Berger Blanc Suisse Dances with Wolves Ranch at America’s Pet Expo 2016

Dances with Wolves Ranch recently attended the 2016 America's Family Pet Expo in Costa Mesa representing Berger Blanc Suisse demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Ice and Phantom with child presenters Nina and Candace. “The Berger Blanc Suisse are super intelligent and highly trainable,” says Ridenour, “In working with people with disabilities, they can help pulling wheel chairs. People can lean on them when getting up. … [Read more...]

Berger Blanc Suisse Dances with Wolves Ranch at America’s Pet Expo 2016

Dances with Wolves Ranch recently attended the 2016 America's Family Pet Expo in Costa Mesa representing Berger Blanc Suisse demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Sky and Phantom with child presenters Nina and Jake. “One of the benefits of a Berger Blanc Suisse are the hips,” says Ridenour, “They are back in a natural stance whereas in the German Shepherd the hips are sloped and can cause medical problems for the … [Read more...]

Berger Blanc Suisse Dances with Wolves Ranch at America’s Pet Expo 2016

Dances with Wolves Ranch recently attended the 2016 America's Family Pet Expo in Costa Mesa representing Berger Blanc Suisse demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Tatanka and Sky with child presenters Nina and Candace. “The Berger Blanc Suisse breed can tolerate the stress of the amount of people in a show like this,” says Simona Ridenour, “They are very social and do great with children and people with … [Read more...]

Berger Blanc Suisse Dances with Wolves Ranch at America’s Pet Expo 2016

Dances with Wolves Ranch recently attended the 2016 America's Family Pet Expo in Costa Mesa representing Berger Blanc Suisse demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Tatanka and Ice with child presenters Nina and Candace. “People always ask me if the Berger Blanc Suisse are part wolf or husky or any other breed,” says Ridenour, "They are a new breed that arose through selecting White German Shepherds for decades. There are no … [Read more...]

Berger Blanc Suisse Dances with Wolves Ranch at America’s Pet Expo 2016

Dances with Wolves Ranch recently attended the 2016 America's Family Pet Expo in Costa Mesa representing Berger Blanc Suisse demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Tatanka and Phantom with child presenters Nina and Jake. "Overall the Berger Blanc Suisse are healthy dogs.  Like any large breed they can come up with problems. Genetically healthy individuals have been selected to start the breed in a good way," says Ridenour, … [Read more...]