FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Meghan Rowland
Meghan Rowland
July 30, 2020
Activities
Enrichment
Exercise
Fitdog Five

Best Backyard Activities for your Dog

Usually during this time of year we would be taking our dogs to the beach, on hiking trips, the dog park and many other adventures. However, because of the pandemic we are stuck at home with a bored...

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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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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
May 21, 2020
Activities
Exercise
Training

Teach your dog how to use the treadmill

Exercising on a treadmill is a powerful tool that can help dogs improve muscle strength and stamina, prevent obesity, aid weight loss, and provide mental stimulation. If you have an active, hyperactive or obese dog, teaching treadmill...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
October 31, 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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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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