FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
February 18, 2020
Health
Health Watch
Lifestyle
Local
Safety
Uncategorized
Wellness

Why Spaying & Neutering Your Dog is So Important

February is Spay and Neuter Awareness Month! So we're here to educate you on the importance of "fixing," in other words, removing the reproductive organs of, your pet. For the average pet owner, an un-spayed/neutered dog means you run...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
February 03, 2020
Activities
Events
Local
Press
Seasonal
Valentine's Day

Fitdog 2020 Valentines to Benefit Guidry’s Guardian Foundation

This year, Fitdog is celebrating love by creating custom valentines featuring your dog! Valentine's are $10 and 100% of proceeds will go to Guidry's Guardian Foundation. Guidry's Guardian's mission is simple. "We provide financial assistance to individuals and organizations...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 15, 2020
Behavior
Running
Tips & Tricks
Training

The Two Causes of Leash Aggression

Many dog owners have issues with walking their dogs on a leash. Lunging at strangers, excessive barking, and growling are all types of behaviors that indicate leash aggression or leash reactivity. If you have a dog with leash...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 09, 2020
Activities
Adoption
Behavior
Tips & Tricks
Training

Ways you might be harming your dog without realizing it

We all do certain things that may not be the best for our pets. Whether you feed table scraps or allow for cheerful jumping, we're not here to pass judgment. But did you know those little bad habits...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
August 03, 2019
Behavior
Running

What was your dog’s original job?

While dogs have become our best domestic fur-iends, for many years the human/canine relationship was one where we worked together. Working dogs were bred to perform specific tasks to assist people.  Original jobs were focused on the acquisition and...

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