FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
September 26, 2019
Activities
Behavior
Events
Fitdog Five
Seasonal

Why your dog loves the fall season

There's no better feeling than that first autumnal breeze signaling a change of seasons. Humans aren't the only ones who notice a change in the air. Dogs also sense the change and thrive in the fall season. With...

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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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Jaclyn Uloth
Jaclyn Uloth
August 18, 2019
Activities
Behavior
Lifestyle

Preventing the back to school doggy blues

It’s back to school season. Kids are returning to school, vacations are coming to an end, and everyone is busy. Plus, the weather is cooling down, and there are less outdoor activities. Over the summer, your dog probably loved...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
August 12, 2019
Activities
Beach Excursions
Tips & Tricks

Practical tips for a safe & fun doggy beach day

Thinking of taking a dog beach day with your best furry friend in the near future? Dog beaches are awesome places to let our dogs be themselves. But as owners, we also have to be responsible for our dogs. How...

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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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