FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Meghan Rowland
Meghan Rowland
October 07, 2020
Halloween
Local
Press

Fitdog’s 10th Annual Howl-O-Ween Costume Contest!

It’s officially spooky season, which means it’s time for our annual Howl-o-ween Costume Contest!  This year we are making it extra special and are teaming up with @dogoapp for a spooktacular giveaway! The finalists will also be chosen by...

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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
April 06, 2020
Fitdog Five
Health
Running

Five tips for running with your dog

Ready to lace up those running shoes? Running with your dog provides your pup with much-needed exercise. It’s also a great way to bond with your dog, reinforce training, and even a great motivator for your own fitness...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 15, 2020
Behavior
Running
Tips & Tricks
Training

The Two Causes of Leash Aggression

Many dog owners have issues with walking their dogs on a leash. Lunging at strangers, excessive barking, and growling are all types of behaviors that indicate leash aggression or leash reactivity. If you have a dog with leash...

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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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