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
September 25, 2015
Activities
Gear
Hiking
Running

Best leashes for running

Fall weather offers the perfect temperatures for running your pup! Here are our favorite leashes for running with your dog. Hurtta Jogging Leash – This leash frees your hands by using an ergonomic handle and is a great alternative...

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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
July 10, 2015
Health

Signs of dogs overheating & how to treat heat exhaustion

As the temperature rises, so do the risks of dogs overheating and experiencing heat exhaustion. Dog owners of Southern California have to be extra cautious during the summer months to keep dogs cool and happy. Whether your dog has...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
May 15, 2015
Behavior
Daycare

5 Dog Play Styles – The Good, The Bad and The Dangerous

Dog play styles vary widely among dogs, but we see these 5 forms of dog play most often at Fitdog. Some look scary but are actually safe while others seem benign, but can lead to trouble. Dog play styles...

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