FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
August 03, 2019
Behavior
Running

What was your dog’s original job?

While dogs have become our best domestic fur-iends, for many years the human/canine relationship was one where we worked together. Working dogs were bred to perform specific tasks to assist people.  Original jobs were focused on the acquisition and...

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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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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
February 27, 2018
Activities
Gear
Let's Go
Lifestyle
Running

Dog Sports: Mushing

Header photo via LA Times Every month, we highlight a different sport that dogs can easily participate in to keep them engaged and happy. It's true that most of these sports have origins outside our everyday realms. However, you...

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