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
August 12, 2015
Activities
Holiday
Just Because
Travel

Best dog-friendly hotels

Whether you’re traveling for the holidays, spring break, summer vacation or just planning a staycation, we’ve rounded up our favorite dog-friendly hotels. A family vacation isn’t complete if your furry four-legged family members aren’t with you! With so many...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
March 15, 2015
Health
Wellness

6 Basic Kennel Cough Facts

Kennel cough, is a common respiratory disease in dogs and is transmitted dog to dog through airborne droplets.  So while the word “kennel” is in the name, the illness is not isolated to kennels or daycares. Despite being...

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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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