FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

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 02, 2020
DIY
Food & Treats
Recipes

5 kitchen staples to keep your dog happy and healthy in the new year

Ever wonder which human foods are safe to share with your dog? You can easily give your dog a nutritious boost with some of your own favorite kitchen ingredients. Keep your dog happy and healthy this new year...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
December 10, 2019
Fitdog Five

5 dog breeds that really need jackets

Winter brings chilly walks and some dogs in particular need protection against the elements. Particularly, dogs with short coats don't have as much fur to protect them from the elements. This means sunburn in the summer, and chilly...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
November 07, 2019
Fitdog Five
Holiday

Pet holiday safety tips

Your dog is adorable and hilarious, but that doesn't mean they won't turn into a little monster when the holidays come around. Between the flying wrapping paper, visiting relatives, cooked goodies, and general heightened energy, it is always...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
October 02, 2019
Boarding
Tips & Tricks

First time boarding tips

Boarding your dog for the very first time can be stressful. Plus worrying about whether or not your dog will be happy and properly cared for can put a damper on your travels, but knowing what to expect...

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