FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
October 11, 2019
Health
Health Watch
Safety
Wellness

Dog Fire Safety Tips

This post has been updated from its original content to include dog fire safety tips to stay safe and healthy through California's fire season. California residents are all too familiar with the effects of fire season on the land and...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
August 17, 2019
Grooming
Health

Benefits of de-shedding your dog

Unwanted fur in the home can be one of the biggest headaches for dog-owners, and virtually all dogs shed in the hotter seasons to get rid of the extra hair from their winter coat. Our pups can’t stop...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
July 23, 2019
Hiking
Safety

5 dangers to avoid when hiking with your dog

Trail hiking is not only an exciting outdoor activity, but it is also an opportunity for dogs to socialize in an open setting and explore new environments. In Southern California, the mountains are right around the corner, so many...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
July 06, 2019
Gear
Health
Safety
Seasonal

How to put together a Pet Preparedness Kit

Last year, we saw waves of people fleeing their homes all over California as the land burned, seeking shelter for themselves and their families. We opened our doors to many new guests: dogs whose parents had just lost...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
July 02, 2019
Lifestyle
Local
Safety

5 major reasons to license and microchip your dog

July is Lost Dog Prevention Month! One major way to help you find your dog in the event that they go missing is by having updated microchip and pet tag information. Additionally, licensing your pet with the city...

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