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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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
July 10, 2019
Adoption
Lifestyle
Local
Seasonal

5 LA animal nonprofits that are making a difference

At Fitdog, we're really lucky to be able to focus on enriching dog's lives through fun activities. But the truth is, we couldn't do what we do without the efforts of those working tirelessly for LA's animal community....

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
April 17, 2019
Adoption
Lifestyle
Trends

Is Game of Thrones to blame for uptick in homeless Huskies?

The final season of Game of Thrones premiered last weekend on HBO, causing fans everywhere to go Stark raving mad. And while the cast is loaded with beautiful actors and actresses, the cast members who catch our eye the...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 21, 2019
Adoption
Lifestyle

You ain’t nothin’ but a hound dog

Adopted dogs are usually guessed to be one of four common breeds: Labrador, pit, terrier, or shepherd. However, we've noticed that hound dogs are often forgotten about in this guessing game, despite how many mutts possess the traits of...

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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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