FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
January 13, 2019
Gifts
Lifestyle

Seven Brilliant Ways to Pay Tribute to your Dog

If there's one conclusion we've come to after all these years of running a doggy daycare, it's this: we don't deserve dogs. Dogs are our best friends, our wing(wo)men, and our cuddle buddies. They protect us, make us laugh,...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
December 17, 2018
Adoption
Gifts
Holiday

5 reasons you should never gift a dog

You may be tempted to gift a dog this holiday season but we have 5 reasons you should think twice before adopting or buying a dog on someone else's behalf. 5 Reasons to Never Gift a Dog Financial responsibility With great...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
December 15, 2018
Christmas
Gifts
Holiday

Gifts that give back to animals

Shopping for the holidays and love animals? Here are some gifts that help to give back to our beloved furry friends. One Hope Wine One Hope's diverse range of wines come in a sleek bottle, and a portion of every...

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Jaclyn Uloth
Jaclyn Uloth
August 22, 2018
Diet
Food & Treats
Health
Health Watch

Unhealthy dog food disguised as quality food

“Nutritionally balanced”, “holistic health”, “essential nutrients”, “grain-free”. Does any of this sound familiar? When choosing dog food, we gravitate toward clever marketing that makes it seem like we are feeding our dogs healthy food.  Dog food companies dress...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 14, 2018
Health
Health Watch
Seasonal
Wellness

A comparative guide to flea medication for dogs

Picking a flea medication for dogs can be overwhelming. From collars to topical treatments to more holistic approaches, it seems that everyone has different opinions on which medication is better for keeping away these pesky parasites. Summertime is prime...

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