FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
February 18, 2020
Activities
Behavior
Daycare
Health
Tips & Tricks
Training

How Mixing up Your Dog’s Exercise Routine Makes Them Happier

Does your dog seem unsatisfied and energetic at the end of your daily exercise routine? It could be that they need a change of pace! While it’s important to keep a daily routine for walking, eating, and sleeping,...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
January 24, 2020
Hiking
Safety

5 dangers to avoid when hiking with your dog

Trail hiking is not only an exciting outdoor activity, but it is also an opportunity for dogs to socialize in an open setting and explore new environments. In Southern California, the mountains are right around the corner, so many...

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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
January 14, 2020
Behavior
Tips & Tricks
Training

Walking Your Dog Without Fear

Walking your pup daily is a must and is meant to be an enjoyable activity for both you and your dog. But for some dog owners, it’s a stressful and overwhelming experience. Unchecked behavioral issues, such as barking,...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 09, 2020
Activities
Adoption
Behavior
Tips & Tricks
Training

Ways you might be harming your dog without realizing it

We all do certain things that may not be the best for our pets. Whether you feed table scraps or allow for cheerful jumping, we're not here to pass judgment. But did you know those little bad habits...

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