FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
April 22, 2014
Activities
Health
Training

Great activities for hyperactive dogs

Many dog owners seek out a daycare option for their pet in order to ensure their pup receives plenty of exercise and socialization while they’re away at work. This is smart thinking. Unfortunately, dog daycare isn’t a good...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
March 19, 2014
Activities
Health
Running
Training

5 ways treadmill workouts benefit dogs

When newcomers tour our Fitdog Sports Club in Santa Monica, they always chuckle when they pass the doggy treadmill. They ask: “Is that for real?” The simple answer: absolutely. Pet owners might think it’s impossible to get their dog on...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
August 05, 2013
Hiking
Press
Training

Best Dog-Friendly Hikes in LA

Want to be part of your pup’s exercise regime? We came up with five of our favorite dog-friendly hikes in LA for you and your furry companion. If you want your dog to hike but can't make it...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
April 24, 2013
Grooming
Health

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Fleas

As soon as the weather gets warmer, fleas begin to hatch and can turn into a pesky problem for you and your pet. Here are some interesting flea facts and why in the summer, vacuuming every day might...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
March 29, 2012
Activities
DIY
Training

Teach your dog to love treadmill exercise

Exercising on a treadmill is a powerful tool that can help dogs improve muscle strength and stamina, prevent obesity, aid weight loss, and provide mental stimulation. If you have a hyperactive or obese dog, treadmill training could...

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