FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

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
October 03, 2017
Activities
Gear
Hiking

How to prepare for your dog’s first hike

Getting ready for your dog's first hike can be like sending the kids off to school for the first time. Both nervous and exciting, it is a memorable and novel experience. While dogs might have the four-leg advantage...

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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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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
September 01, 2017
Activities
Behavior
Health
Just Because
Tips & Tricks
Wellness

Car safety

Seatbelts are a must when it comes to driving or riding in a vehicle. However, what about your furry friend and fellow passenger? You can ensure your dog’s safety while allowing them autonomy in their seat with car...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
July 19, 2017
Activities
Behavior
Fitdog Five
Just Because
Tips & Tricks
Training

Five essential dog training tips for success

With so much to know about training a dog, it's hard to know where to start. However, what few people know is that you can set a solid foundation for your dog by following a few key rules....

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