FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
June 11, 2019
Behavior
Daycare

Why daycare is not a cure for separation anxiety in dogs

Daycare sounds like the ultimate cure for anxious dogs. Having constant supervision, interaction, and activity should make for one happy pup, right? Well, in the case of dogs suffering from separation anxiety, daycare is actually a pretty miserable...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
June 07, 2019
Lifestyle

The secret to pet-proof landscaping

Maintaining a yard is enough work as it is. But throwing a dog into the mix can present its own series of challenges. From preventing digging to urine burns and eaten plants, there are so many things to...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 31, 2019
Activities
Hiking
Lifestyle

Why you want professional dog hikers in your neighborhood

Professional dog hikers are becoming increasingly popular in Los Angeles and for good reason. Many owners are reaping the benefits of having their dogs join group hikes. While dogs benefit from high intensity exercise, small pack socialization, and...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 20, 2019
Hiking
Lifestyle

Why your dog’s 30-minute walk isn’t cutting it

Dogs, especially working breeds, are used to having tasks, activities, and lots of exercise. But when our lives went from rural to suburban, dogs lives changed, too. Rather than working alongside their humans, dogs are now used to...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 15, 2019
Activities
Local

Fitdog to host Venice Art Walk Barking Lot

This Sunday, Fitdog will host the Venice Art Walk 'Barking Lot' at Google in Venice, California. Celebrating its 40th year, the Venice Family Clinic presents its annual Art Walk to raise money for people in need of healthcare. Silent auctions, studio...

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