FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
October 22, 2019
Halloween
Press

Your guide for a fun & safe dog-friendly Halloween

We love Halloween, we love dressing our dogs up for Halloween. But the truth is, most dogs are really freaked out by this holiday. Between the costumes, candy, doorbell ringing, and overall heightened excitement, it's no wonder dogs...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
October 01, 2019
Halloween
Local
Press

Fitdog’s 9th Annual Howl-O-Ween Photo Contest!

It’s officially spooky season, which means it’s time for our annual Howl-o-ween Costume Contest!  To enter, upload a photo of your pup in costume through our Woobox link or share the picture on Instagram using the hashtag #fitdoghowloween19 and...

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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
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
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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