FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
September 26, 2017
Activities
Beach Excursions
Events

Learning with the pro’s at a dog surf competition

A dog surf competition sounds incredible, right? And it was. The McKenna Subaru Annual Surf City Surf Dog Competition® has been happening for nine years. To put that in perspective, it started before most of their competitors were even...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
June 28, 2017
Activities
Beach Excursions
Behavior
Boarding
Daycare
Health
Hiking
Just Because
Running
Tips & Tricks
Training
Wellness

Why some dogs need more than daycare

While some dogs thrive at daycare, many dogs need more than daycare. Working dogs were built to expend energy, work long days, and solve problems. So while socializing in daycare with buddies is fun, working dogs need more...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
June 09, 2017
Activities
Beach Excursions
Behavior
Fitdog Runners Group
Hiking
Just Because
Running
Spotlight
Tips & Tricks
Training

Fitdog Sports Ready

Did you know?! Hikes are appropriate for dogs of all shapes and sizes!! But not all dogs have the recall skills needed to hit the trails and enjoy off-leash exploring. And, thus, an idea was born at Fitdog! Let’s...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
April 14, 2017
Behavior
Featured Blogger
Health
Training
Wellness

Separation anxiety affects dogs just like humans

Did you know that dogs express stress in various ways? Panting, excessive barking, and pacing are all signs your dog is stressed. But perhaps the most common way that stress manifests in dogs is through separation anxiety. If...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
February 24, 2017
Behavior
Fitdog Asks
Spotlight
Training

Meet our trainers: Jeff Soto

Meet Jeff Soto, Fitdog's longtime Principal Trainer and friend! Jeff has an amazing way of communicating with dogs that helps them comprehend training. His students are a testament to his incredible skill. After years of working with Jeff...

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