FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 10, 2023
Press
Valentine's Day

Why is chocolate so toxic for dogs?

Did you know that 35 million people will receive heart-shaped chocolate boxes this Valentine’s making it the busiest day for veterinarians to field calls and treat chocolate poisoning in dogs? If you have a dog, you are likely aware...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
December 10, 2022
Adoption
Lifestyle
Local
Seasonal

7 LA animal nonprofits to donate to this holiday season

What gift do you get for the person who has everything? One option you might consider is making a donation in their name this holiday season. Or, perhaps you’re just in the giving spirit and looking for a...

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Sylvia Wes
Sylvia Wes
June 26, 2022
Holiday
Puppies
Safety
Tips & Tricks
Training

Dog scared of fireworks? Prepare your dog for 4th of July fireworks before they happen

So many new dogs and puppies found loving families and homes over the quarantine period.  For many of them, they’ve only experienced quiet, peaceful lives while everyone has been telecommuting and staying at home.  Now we are creeping...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
April 14, 2022
Food & Treats
Health

Fruits Dogs Can & Can’t Eat

We love fruit and know it’s good for us, but is fruit good for our pups too? Some fruits are safe and even beneficial to dogs to help them digest and receive nutrients they wouldn’t otherwise. Just remember...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
February 23, 2022
Health
Training

Why is my dog eating poop?

If you see your dog eating poop, it is definitely cause for concern. Dogs are well known for their questionable palates. They’re the first to seek out that already licked clean chicken wing from the gutter or to...

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