FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
November 17, 2017
Hiking
Let's Go
Local
Training

What it’s actually like being a professional dog hiker

We were so excited to find out that November 17th is National Take a Hike Day! Or as we like to call it, National Take a Hike With Your Dog Day. Hiking was one of the first parts...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
November 14, 2017
Food & Treats
Holiday
Recipes
Seasonal
Thanksgiving

How to have a dog-friendly Thanksgiving

If you're expecting any canine guests at your Thanksgiving gathering, you can easily create a dog-friendly spread that ensures everyone is included in the festivities. We've compiled the best dog-friendly Thanksgiving recipes and tips from around the web...

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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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