FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
July 31, 2015
Activities
DIY
Food & Treats
Recipes

Summer dog treats you can make at home

Summer is the perfect time to whip up some homemade treats for your pup. A frozen treat is a great way for your dog to get extra healthy fruits and vegetables into their diet. Here are some healthy...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
May 23, 2014
Grooming
Health
Lifestyle
Seasonal

Dog Allergies: Interview with Nelson Weiss, DVM

Dog allergies often kick into overdrive as things begin to bloom in the spring and our pets can be at risk, too. It’s not just plants that cause allergies. Dust, new foods, or even their favorite human can...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
February 27, 2014
Activities
Health
Hiking

How to tell if your dog is ready for off-leash hiking

Allowing your dog off-leash time can provide tons of benefits for both you and your dog. Dogs will release pent-up energy, and you’ll be treated to an exhausted, satisfied pup when the trip is over. Before leaving the...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
February 11, 2014
DIY
Recipes
Valentine's Day

DIY Doggy Valentine Treats

We all know dogs can't eat chocolate. But you can make your own "chocolate" treats by substituting carob, a doggy safe chocolate alternative. We found two carob recipes online, a Mock Chocolate Carob-Walnut Bark and a Peanut Butter &...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
May 28, 2013
Activities
Fitdog Five
Hiking

Know your dog hiking etiquette

You may be aware of general hiking etiquette such as "pack it in, pack it out" or "hikers before bikers." But when it comes to dog hiking etiquette, there are some additional rules to make sure everyone...

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