FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
September 10, 2019
Health
Health Watch
Safety
Wellness

Disaster Preparedness: Safety tips for dogs

Whether you are located in Southern California or across the country, everyone can benefit from being prepared for disaster. With the fires raging across the west coast right now, thousands of people are being forced to evacuate their...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
June 12, 2019
Activities
Hiking
Let's Go
Local
Sincerely, Fitdog
Travel

How a thwarted snow day at Mount Baldy made our pack grow closer

The news of snowfall in the early months of 2018 had all of our ears perked. For Angelenos, winters are wet or dry, and this one was dry. There is no snow for most of us in any...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 31, 2019
Activities
Hiking
Lifestyle

Why you want professional dog hikers in your neighborhood

Professional dog hikers are becoming increasingly popular in Los Angeles and for good reason. Many owners are reaping the benefits of having their dogs join group hikes. While dogs benefit from high intensity exercise, small pack socialization, and...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 20, 2019
Hiking
Lifestyle

Why your dog’s 30-minute walk isn’t cutting it

Dogs, especially working breeds, are used to having tasks, activities, and lots of exercise. But when our lives went from rural to suburban, dogs lives changed, too. Rather than working alongside their humans, dogs are now used to...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
May 16, 2019
Health
Hiking
Safety

Dog hiking safety tips every owner should know

One of the best parts of living in LA is all of the dog-friendly trails open year-round. As much as you can run and play, you also have to keep your dog safe on the trail. Keep these...

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