FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
July 02, 2019
Lifestyle
Local
Safety

Five reasons you can’t afford NOT to license and microchip your dog

More and more cities are requiring owners to license and microchip their pets. While this can seem invasive, tedious, or unimportant, we're here to tell you that it is absolutely worth it to license and microchip your dog! Here...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 22, 2019
Lifestyle
Safety

5 places dogs dislike

Let's face it, it's our world and dogs are just living in it. While you may love your dog tagging along on your weekend errands, there are just some places dogs should never go. Going out in human-dominated public places...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
March 10, 2019
Health
Safety

A dog owners’ guide to ticks

Ticks are one of those creatures that make you squirm, and for good reason: they suck your blood and transmit disease! Unfortunately, if your dog enjoys the outdoors, you'll probably have to deal with them eventually. Ticks are dangerous...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
January 13, 2019
Gifts
Lifestyle

Seven Brilliant Ways to Pay Tribute to your Dog

If there's one conclusion we've come to after all these years of running a doggy daycare, it's this: we don't deserve dogs. Dogs are our best friends, our wing(wo)men, and our cuddle buddies. They protect us, make us laugh,...

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Jaclyn Uloth
Jaclyn Uloth
August 27, 2018
Behavior
Safety
Tips & Tricks

Dog park safety: What to look out for at the dog park

We all want to make sure our dogs get plenty of socialization and exercise, and for many of us, that means bringing our dogs to the dog park after work or on the weekends. While dog parks can...

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