FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
August 21, 2019
Diet
Health
Trends

Is a raw food diet right for your dog?

Raw food diets are becoming increasingly popular, but they are no new concept. Raw diets are similar to the original doggie diet because the hounds of yesteryear hunted and ate raw meat on the regular. Dogs' bodies are made...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 20, 2019
Behavior
Diet
Health

Easy ways to help your pup shed pounds

Obesity rates in pets continue to rise, and according to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, around 53 percent of dogs are overweight or obese. More surprisingly, 90 percent of owners don't even know that their beloved furry...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 04, 2019
Diet
Lifestyle
Tips & Tricks

10 new year’s resolutions for a happier & healthier pup

Last year was year of the dog, but let's be honest, every year is the year of the dog, so let's make this year the best yet for our pups. Here are 10 New Years Resolutions for a...

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Jaclyn Uloth
Jaclyn Uloth
August 22, 2018
Diet
Food & Treats
Health
Health Watch

Unhealthy dog food disguised as quality food

“Nutritionally balanced”, “holistic health”, “essential nutrients”, “grain-free”. Does any of this sound familiar? When choosing dog food, we gravitate toward clever marketing that makes it seem like we are feeding our dogs healthy food.  Dog food companies dress...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 13, 2018
Uncategorized

Doggie DIY: Hypoallergenic Shampoo

If your dog is like most, this time of year you start noticing irritated paws, watery eyes, and scratching. It's allergy season alright, and it seems that no matter what you do, your fur-baby is never without the itchies....

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