bullet Our company

BlackNose is a family owned corporation, involved in the pet service and purebred pet world for over 10 years.   We operate on several levels, including an AKC registered kennel, commercial home & kennel delivery service, as well as boarding, training and grooming entities.  Fiscally, we are listed on D&B, and are members of the BBB as well as the BBB Online group.  We serve customers from Maine to Florida, on out to Texas and California, and back!  Internationally, we are active with organizations overseas, including BEESTENSPUL (NL), VonGewdraa Oel (BE), BFCB(Fr) and more. With this diversified group of family members we're able to bring together the best-of-the-best in establishing a true Pet Resort offering!

bullet Our People

Our principals have been showing dogs, raising, training, grooming and handling for more than 20 years.  All of the personnel at The Dude Ranch Pet Resort are actively involved in furthering their education in the pet care arena.  MSEd, CABC, CPDT, MS, CDT, PAB, PH, CGE,  ACT, CACT, CKO are all samples of titles that our staff proudly hold and/or are pursuing.