FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
November 04, 2014
Fitdog Five
Press
Training

Dog Training 101

Whether you are bringing home a new dog or training your existing dog, we put together our top obedience tips every dog should know: 1. Make your training sessions short and sweet Dogs tend to have a low level of...

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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
April 22, 2014
Activities
Health
Training

Great activities for hyperactive dogs

Many dog owners seek out a daycare option for their pet in order to ensure their pup receives plenty of exercise and socialization while they’re away at work. This is smart thinking. Unfortunately, dog daycare isn’t a good...

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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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