FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
April 15, 2016
Activities
Behavior
Daycare
Health
Tips & Tricks
Training

Mix up your dog’s exercise routine

While it’s important to keep a daily routine for walking, eating, and sleeping, it doesn’t mean your dog should be doing the same activities every day. In fact, dogs get bored and restless as much as people do....

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
April 13, 2016
Grooming
Health
Tips & Tricks

Nail maintenance

We know trimming your dog’s nails isn’t your favorite thing to do, and your pup is not a fan either. But most people don’t realize that your dog’s unkept nails can cause him health issues and discomfort. Here are...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
March 12, 2016
Activities
Grooming
Tips & Tricks

Tips for your next grooming appointment

Grooming your dog is an essential part of taking care of them. To help make your pup’s next experience less stressful, here are some tips for your dog’s next appointment. Groom your dog at home. By brushing them or...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
March 09, 2016
Activities
Adoption
Behavior
Tips & Tricks
Training

Essential first commands

It is important to start training your dog as soon as you bring them home. However, many new dog owners don’t know where to start. In our opinion, the essential first commands to teach your dog should are “yes”,...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 27, 2016
Activities
Behavior
Training

Friendly vs. aggressive play

Have you ever been alarmed at your dogs’ behavior while playing with other dogs and wondered – is it friendly or aggressive? Here are a few common behaviors that are forms of friendly play. Barking is a vocal form of...

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