FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 20, 2019
Hiking
Lifestyle

Why your dog’s 30-minute walk isn’t cutting it

Dog owners are discovering that a 30-minute dog walk is not enough to keep destruction and boredom at bay. Dogs, especially working breeds, are used to having tasks, activities, and lots of exercise. But when our lives went...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 15, 2019
Activities
Local

Fitdog to host Venice Art Walk Barking Lot

This Sunday, Fitdog will host the Venice Art Walk 'Barking Lot' at Google in Venice, California. Celebrating its 40th year, the Venice Family Clinic presents its annual Art Walk to raise money for people in need of healthcare. Silent auctions, studio...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 10, 2019
Hiking
Safety
Seasonal

Dogs and Rattlesnakes: How to prevent rattlesnake bites

Dogs and rattlesnakes have one big thing in common: they both thrive in the outdoors. Marshes, grassy fields, forests, and verdant hillsides are playgrounds to both species. We know-- rattlesnakes can seem creepy and frightening. Their venomous fangs...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 01, 2019
Fitdog of the Month

Meet Balto! Our Fitdog of the Month for May 2019

We are honoring Balto as Fitdog of the Month for May 2019! This loving pup is the social butterfly of the big yard, bringing even the shyest dogs out of their shell. We could not honestly figure out...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
April 22, 2019
Activities
Events
Holiday
Just Because
Lifestyle

Five ways to be an Earth-friendly dog owner

This Earth Day, become an Earth-friendly dog owner by implementing these five practices into your daily routine. While it feels like climate change is out of our control, every little thing we do as global citizens counts. As pet owners,...

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