FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Jaclyn Uloth
Jaclyn Uloth
July 16, 2018
Behavior
Training

Finding the right training program for your dog

Does your four-legged friend constantly bark, cry or have separation anxiety when you leave the house or room? Does your favorite canine go crazy around new guests and can’t calm down easily? Did a bad experience with a training...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
June 13, 2018
Training

Training your dog to walk on a leash

For those of you who dread the daily walk around the block, have no fear. Dogs can learn walking techniques at any age. With consistent practice, positive reinforcement, and a handful of treats or two, your dog will...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 25, 2018
Behavior
Sincerely, Fitdog
Training

A Psychology Lesson from ClickerExpo

By Andrea Servadio, the co-founder and owner of Fitdog. This year was the ClickerExpo’s 15th anniversary and my first time attending the expo. We went on Friday with the goal of meeting trainers and identifying new trends, but little...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
January 23, 2018
Activities
Training

Dog Sports: Water Dogs

If you're the owner of a Labrador, Golden, or Chesapeake Retriever, or another breed of water dog, you may have noticed that your dog has an especially keen enthusiasm for fetching toys or jumping in the water. For generations, these...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
November 17, 2017
Hiking
Let's Go
Local
Training

What it’s actually like being a professional dog hiker

We were so excited to find out that November 17th is National Take a Hike Day! Or as we like to call it, National Take a Hike With Your Dog Day. Hiking was one of the first parts...

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