FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
April 17, 2019
Adoption
Lifestyle
Trends

Is Game of Thrones to blame for uptick in homeless Huskies?

The final season of Game of Thrones premiered last weekend on HBO, causing fans everywhere to go Stark raving mad. And while the cast is loaded with beautiful actors and actresses, the cast members who catch our eye the...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 21, 2019
Adoption
Lifestyle

You ain’t nothin’ but a hound dog

Adopted dogs are usually guessed to be one of four common breeds: Labrador, pit, terrier, or shepherd. However, we've noticed that hound dogs are often forgotten about in this guessing game, despite how many mutts possess the traits of...

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Jaclyn Uloth
Jaclyn Uloth
August 22, 2018
Diet
Food & Treats
Health
Health Watch

Unhealthy dog food disguised as quality food

“Nutritionally balanced”, “holistic health”, “essential nutrients”, “grain-free”. Does any of this sound familiar? When choosing dog food, we gravitate toward clever marketing that makes it seem like we are feeding our dogs healthy food.  Dog food companies dress...

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Jaclyn Uloth
Jaclyn Uloth
July 31, 2018
Adoption
Just Because
Spotlight

National Mutt Day: Why mutts are awesome!

It is National Mutt Day, and we are turning the spotlight on these amazing dogs all day long! Keep reading for some fun facts - and fun mixes! Most people already know what a mutt is, but if you...

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Jaclyn Uloth
Jaclyn Uloth
July 19, 2018
DIY
Food & Treats
Recipes

DIY doggy ice cream treats!

It’s the middle of July and it is HOT outside! Of course, us humans love to enjoy icey treats to cool down, and so do our furry friends. We made some delicious DIY Pinterest-worthy ice cream pop treats...

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