FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

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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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 15, 2015
Behavior
Daycare

5 Dog Play Styles – The Good, The Bad and The Dangerous

Dog play styles vary widely among dogs, but we see these 5 forms of dog play most often at Fitdog. Some look scary but are actually safe while others seem benign, but can lead to trouble. Dog play styles...

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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 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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