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...]

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...]

White Swiss Shepherds 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 White Swiss Shepherds demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Tatanka and Phantom with child presenters Nina and Jake. "Tatanka did so well with the hoards of people sitting by her father's side and Ice, the old pro, spent his time napping." says Ridenour. "This demonstrates the unique demeanor and calm disposition of the … [Read more...]

White Swiss Shepherds 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 White Swiss Shepherds demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Ice and Phantom with child presenters Candace and Jake. “Our breeding program is small and family oriented with every member of my family contributing and participating in different jobs to help out,” says Simona Ridenour, “We only have a few litters a year and … [Read more...]

White Swiss Shepherds 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 White Swiss Shepherds demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Ice and Phantom with child presenters Candace and Jake. "When people see the long coat of the White Swiss Shepherd, they wonder about the shedding.  They are no more or less than a German Shepherd in the spring and fall," says Ridenour, "You don’t ever shave … [Read more...]

White Swiss Shepherds 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 White Swiss Shepherds demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Ice and Phantom with child presenters Nina and Candace. "We stay in touch with all our puppy families throughout our lives," says Simona Ridenour, "and we even have yearly reunions for all our past puppies and their owners." Dances with Wolves Ranch is a … [Read more...]

White Swiss Shepherds 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 White Swiss Shepherds demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Tobey and Phantom with child presenters Nina and Candace. "White Swiss Shepherds are super intelligent and highly trainable," says Simona Ridenour, "In working with people with disabilities, they can help pulling wheel chairs. People can lean on them when getting … [Read more...]

White Swiss Shepherds 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 White Swiss Shepherds demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Tatanka and Tobey with child presenters Candace and Jake. "Overall White Swiss Shepherds are healthy dogs," says Ridenour, "However, like any large breed they can come up with problems. Genetically healthy individuals have been selected to start the breed in a … [Read more...]

White Swiss Shepherds 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 White Swiss Shepherds demonstrating training sessions: stay, down, eye contact and special appearances representing the breed by Ice and Tobey with child presenters Nina and Jake. "One of the benefits of the White Swiss Shepherds," says Ridenour, "is that the hips are back in a natural stance whereas in the German Shepherd the hips are sloped and  can cause medical problems for the … [Read more...]