FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

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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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
September 23, 2013
Activities
Fitdog Five
Health

The top 5 exercises dogs love

Is your dog getting enough exercise? If they have bound of energy, your answer is probably no. Or maybe you're trying to get into the fitness game yourself, and you've realized your dog is the perfect workout buddy....

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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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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
April 24, 2013
Grooming
Health

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Fleas

As soon as the weather gets warmer, fleas begin to hatch and can turn into a pesky problem for you and your pet. Here are some interesting flea facts and why in the summer, vacuuming every day might...

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