FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
January 09, 2018
Activities
DIY
Lifestyle
Trends

Doggie DIY: Turn old t-shirts into a rope toy

The next time you feel like purging your closet, consider making a DIY t-shirt rope toy for your pup! This project takes about five minutes, repurposes old clothes, and gives your dog a new, exciting gift without breaking...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
December 22, 2017
DIY
Lifestyle

Doggie DIY: 3 ways to turn old boxes into dog games

Hey, wait! Before you recycle that empty Amazon box, imagine your dog being occupied for hours, worn out and happy after a long afternoon of playing. This doesn't require pricy toys or a robotic fetcher, and it puts...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
November 07, 2017
Adoption
Sincerely, Fitdog
Spotlight

Life with a senior dog

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month! This is an initiative meant to bring awareness to older shelter pets who were surrendered by their previous owners. Studies cite age and breed type as two of the most important...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
October 20, 2017
Adoption
Just Because

How Pit Bulls went from widely loved to marginalized, bullied and banned

It's no secret that pit bulls have an unfavorable rap. But how accurate is their representation in the media and among people in general? History shows that these dogs were bred in the 19th century for farm herding and family...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
September 26, 2017
Activities
Beach Excursions
Events

Learning with the pro’s at a dog surf competition

A dog surf competition sounds incredible, right? And it was. The McKenna Subaru Annual Surf City Surf Dog Competition® has been happening for nine years. To put that in perspective, it started before most of their competitors were even...

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