FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
October 11, 2019
Health
Health Watch
Safety
Wellness

Dog Fire Safety Tips

This post has been updated from its original content to include dog fire safety tips to stay safe and healthy through California's fire season. California residents are all too familiar with the effects of fire season on the land and...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
July 06, 2019
Gear
Health
Safety
Seasonal

How to put together a Pet Preparedness Kit

Last year, we saw waves of people fleeing their homes all over California as the land burned, seeking shelter for themselves and their families. We opened our doors to many new guests: dogs whose parents had just lost...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
January 08, 2019
Fitdog Five
Gear
Seasonal

Five essential dog winter products

Last updated March 6, 2019.  For those of you living in colder climates, winter can be ruff for certain breeds. Though we aren't facing any extreme winter weather here in Santa Monica, we do gear up for early morning hikes five...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
November 02, 2018
Fitdog Five
Gear
Seasonal

Fitdog Five: 5 products to keep dogs safe at night

With winter comes shorter days and longer nights. This likely means your after-work stroll around the block will probably take place after dark. Luckily, you don't have to be in the dark about keeping dogs safe at night....

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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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