FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

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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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
February 18, 2019
Activities
Events
Just Because
Valentine's Day

Smooches 4 Pooches

Every February, we look forward to hosting Smooches 4 Pooches, Fitdog’s annual charity and adoption event. The event raises money for local rescue organizations through a Kissing Booth. Patrons have their photo taken with either their dog or...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
February 27, 2018
Activities
Gear
Let's Go
Lifestyle
Running

Dog Sports: Mushing

Header photo via LA Times Every month, we highlight a different sport that dogs can easily participate in to keep them engaged and happy. It's true that most of these sports have origins outside our everyday realms. However, you...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
February 11, 2018
Valentine's Day

6 LA dog date destinations

If you own a dog, you've already got the perfect date lined up. Add a beautiful city like Los Angeles into the mix, and you've got an entire day's worth of scenic destinations to make for the best...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
June 28, 2017
Activities
Beach Excursions
Behavior
Boarding
Daycare
Health
Hiking
Just Because
Running
Tips & Tricks
Training
Wellness

Why some dogs need more than daycare

While some dogs thrive at daycare, many dogs need more than daycare. Working dogs were built to expend energy, work long days, and solve problems. So while socializing in daycare with buddies is fun, working dogs need more...

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