Nito Ranch

Your Home for Bernese Mountain Dogs & Golden Doodles

We are Tom and Nichole Cauwels and, along with our 4 children, are the owners of Nito Ranch Kennels. We live on a 70-acre ranch near Brandon, SD. We also raise cattle and chickens and the kids have been active in 4-H showing pigs and lambs.

Nito Ranch Kennels

Your home for Bernese mountain dogs and goldendoodles

Dogs are said to be a person's best friend, but we consider them family. Nito Ranch Kennels loves helping people find their furry companion. We are a family owned and operated breeder based in Brandon, South Dakota. Our dogs love to roam our 70-acre property, spending time with the cats, chickens and other animals.

Call 605-951-5257 today to learn more about our available dogs for adoption.

Choose a Family Owned and Operated Breeder

Our dogs run free on 70 acres of land

Breeds for every family

Every dog breed comes with its own unique traits. As a breeder, it's our job to help you find a companion that fits your lifestyle.

We focus on breeding for...

Golden retrievers.
Bernese mountain dogs.
Poodles.
Goldendoodles.
Aussiedoodles.

Ready to adopt? Fill out our online application today. We offer warranties on all of our puppy adoptions.

We offer site visits for local families

Interested in adopting a puppy from Nito Ranch Kennels? Want to learn more about our 70-acre property? Unlike many other breeders, we offer on-site visits. You can tour our property to see on-site grooming locations, climate-controlled housing and beautiful lakefront views.