FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Meghan Rowland
Meghan Rowland
July 26, 2021
Health
Health Watch
Puppies
Wellness

Guide to Common Dog Diseases & Parasites

As a pet parent, it's important to recognize the signs and symptoms of common dog diseases. Recognizing the symptoms early and seeking veterinary help as soon as possible can save your dog's life. Here is the ultimate guide...

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Meghan Rowland
Meghan Rowland
July 21, 2021
Health
Health Watch
Lifestyle
Local

Deadly Disease: Why Lepto Should be a Core Vaccine

Up until a month ago, most pet parents in the Los Angeles area had never heard of Leptosporosis (Lepto), a rare zoonotic disease associated with wildlife. Now, as LA county is facing an outbreak of Lepto, we are...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
April 26, 2021
Health
Health Watch
Safety
Wellness

Disaster Preparedness: Safety tips for dogs

Whether you are located in Southern California or across the country, everyone can benefit from being prepared for disaster. With projected fires expected to wreak havoc on the west coast again, it is best to make sure you're...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
February 18, 2021
Adoption
Boarding
Featured Blogger
Grooming
Health
Health Watch
Wellness

The five most common mistakes new pet owners make

When you decide to bring a dog into your family, there are so many things to consider. The following is a list of the most common mistakes new pet owners make. Prepare yourself by knowing the ins and...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
May 29, 2020
Enrichment
Exercise
Running

5 Ways Treadmill Workouts Benefit Dogs

When newcomers tour our daycare and boarding facility in Santa Monica, they always chuckle when they pass the doggy treadmill. They ask: “Is that for real?” The simple answer: absolutely. Pet owners might think it’s impossible to get their dog...

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