FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Sylvia Wes
Sylvia Wes
June 26, 2020
Holiday
Puppies
Safety
Tips & Tricks
Training

Dog scared of fireworks? Prepare your dog for 4th of July fireworks before they happen

So many new dogs and puppies found loving families and homes over the quarantine period.  For many of them, they’ve only experienced quiet, peaceful lives while everyone has been telecommuting and staying at home.  Now we are creeping...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
June 23, 2020
Holiday
Lifestyle
Seasonal
Tips & Tricks

Calm your dog during fireworks (or other loud events)

Whether it's the official city fireworks or your neighbor’s sideshow, fireworks can be stressful and downright scary for dogs. Dogs have no idea what or where the rapid firing, booming sounds are coming from and whether it's nearby...

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Sylvia Wes
Sylvia Wes
May 13, 2020
Behavior
Daycare
Health
Puppies

Puppy Socialization: What is it and why you should care

The common thinking is that puppy socialization needs to wait until dogs are older and all vaccines have been given.  Yet countless studies have shown early socialization is essential to healthy puppy development.  In fact, the American Veterinary...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
April 06, 2020
DIY
Gear
Grooming
Just Because
Tips & Tricks

Ways to keep your home smelling fresh

Spring breezes, garden-fresh floral arrangements, and fresh-cut grass – the aromas that Spring is in the air! But, these scents aren’t always how you describe a home with a dog odors. We all know our cute little pup can...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
March 13, 2020
Events
Holiday

We salute our K9 Veterans

Memorial Day is a day to remember and honor all of those that have served our country. Sometimes we forget that that includes dogs, too! That's why working military dogs have their very own holiday, K9 Veterans Day. The...

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