FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
December 16, 2016
Activities
Adoption
Christmas
Events
Gifts
Holiday
Just Because
Tips & Tricks

Cutest gift, biggest commitment: why you shouldn’t gift dogs around the holidays

We get it!! The kids have been beggingggggggggg for a puppy for months upon months! Your girlfriend follows every adorable dog account on Instagram and is giving you “puppy eyes” as hints of what she wants under the...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
March 09, 2016
Activities
Adoption
Behavior
Tips & Tricks
Training

Essential first commands

It is important to start training your dog as soon as you bring them home. However, many new dog owners don’t know where to start. In our opinion, the essential first commands to teach your dog should are “yes”,...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
March 07, 2016
Activities
Adoption
Just Because
Tips & Tricks

Bringing your new dog home

The first few days after bringing your new dog home are extremely exciting yet critical for your new pet. In these first few days, you will be establishing what the rest of your time together is like. Your dog...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
February 25, 2016
Activities
Hiking
Running

Santa Monica dog trails

Who doesn’t love hitting the trails in the L.A. area with their dog? Trails are often much more scenic than your typical street walk and offer a sense of peacefulness and cleaner air to go along with that...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
October 30, 2015
Easter
Halloween
Health
Holiday
Seasonal
Thanksgiving
Valentine's Day

The most dangerous holidays for dogs

Every year in the weeks surrounding Halloween and Christmas, the APCC receives hundreds of calls regarding dogs ingesting foreign bodies, like toys, chocolate, or candy wrappers. Therefore, most of the dangerous holidays for dogs are stacked up at...

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