FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

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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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
October 30, 2015
Easter
Halloween
Health
Holiday
Seasonal
Thanksgiving
Valentine's Day

The most dangerous holidays for dogs

Every year in the weeks surrounding Halloween and Christmas, the APCC receives hundreds of calls regarding dogs ingesting foreign bodies, like toys, chocolate, or candy wrappers. Therefore, most of the dangerous holidays for dogs are stacked up at...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 12, 2015
Behavior
Grooming
Health

Overcoming the fear of nail trims

Many dogs at Fitdog experience a fear of having their nails trimmed. When dogs are afraid or in pain, they will thrash around, attempt to bolt away or even attempt to bite the person trying to trim their...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
November 18, 2014
Just Because
Thanksgiving

Giving thanks for our Fitdogs

We asked our employees to tell us why they are thankful to have dogs in their lives. Here is what they had to say: "I am thankful to have dogs in my life because they're so genuinely happy. They...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
November 04, 2014
Fitdog Five
Press
Training

Dog Training 101

Whether you are bringing home a new dog or training your existing dog, we put together our top obedience tips every dog should know: 1. Make your training sessions short and sweet Dogs tend to have a low level of...

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