FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
March 06, 2020
Health
Safety

Complete Guide to Ticks on Dogs

Finding a tick on your dog makes most people squirm, and for good reason: they suck blood and transmit disease! Unfortunately, if your dog enjoys the outdoors, you'll probably have to deal with them eventually. Ticks on dogs are...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
February 18, 2020
Health
Health Watch
Lifestyle
Local
Safety
Uncategorized
Wellness

Why Spaying & Neutering Your Dog is So Important

February is Spay and Neuter Awareness Month! So we're here to educate you on the importance of "fixing," in other words, removing the reproductive organs of, your pet. For the average pet owner, an un-spayed/neutered dog means you run...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
January 24, 2020
Hiking
Safety

5 dangers to avoid when hiking with your dog

Trail hiking is not only an exciting outdoor activity, but it is also an opportunity for dogs to socialize in an open setting and explore new environments. In Southern California, the mountains are right around the corner, so many...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
January 23, 2020
Safety
Training
Travel
Trends

Why You Should Never Fake Having a Service Dog

You either know someone who has faked having an emotional support animal, therapy, or service dog or you’ve probably heard stories. For instance, the girl who was attacked by a fake ESA or the poop incident that caused...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
November 10, 2019
Lifestyle
Safety
Travel

Flying with your dog: Check list for stress-free travel with your dog

The stress of traveling keeps many pet owners from taking their dog with them. The best way to beat stress is to be prepared. We put together a simple checklist to make sure you and your pup are ready...

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