FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Jaclyn Uloth
Jaclyn Uloth
September 21, 2021
Activities
Hiking
Local
Seasonal

Our Favorite Fall Hiking Trails in Los Angeles

Summer might be over, but that doesn’t mean the outdoor fun is. There’s no shortage of things to do around town, especially now that the weather has cooled down enough for us to go outside and play with...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
September 20, 2021
Activities
Behavior
Events
Fitdog Five
Seasonal

Why your dog loves the fall season

There's no better feeling than that first autumnal breeze signaling a change of seasons. If you live in Los Angeles, it's the first sign of the fall rain that signals the end of the dry summers. If you...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
February 18, 2021
Adoption
Boarding
Featured Blogger
Grooming
Health
Health Watch
Wellness

The five most common mistakes new pet owners make

When you decide to bring a dog into your family, there are so many things to consider. The following is a list of the most common mistakes new pet owners make. Prepare yourself by knowing the ins and...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
September 15, 2020
Health
Lifestyle
Seasonal

Complete guide to treating dog allergies

Allergy treatments for dogs is a confusing array of ointments, sprays, pills, vitamins and shampoos.  Thomas McMillen, DVM from Mercy Animal Hospital in Rhode Island has broken down all of the treatment options, so you can make better...

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Sylvia Wes
Sylvia Wes
July 23, 2020
Health
Hiking
Safety
Seasonal

Foxtails in dogs: A hidden danger on your hiking trail

If you enjoy hiking with your dog, you may have seen these dangerous seeds lurking along your favorite trail, or maybe even in your own neighborhood.  Green in the spring, these grass seeds dry up and become a...

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