FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
July 31, 2015
Activities
DIY
Food & Treats
Recipes

Summer dog treats you can make at home

Summer is the perfect time to whip up some homemade treats for your pup. A frozen treat is a great way for your dog to get extra healthy fruits and vegetables into their diet. Here are some healthy...

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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 07, 2015
Health

Dogs can catch colds, too.

Find out how to be a proactive pet parent during illness outbreaks. A recent canine flu outbreak in Chicago has infected 1,500 dogs with influenza, killing six dogs and leading to the closure of two shelters and one daycare....

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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
June 25, 2014
Health
Training

Why is my dog eating poop

If you see your dog eating poop, it is definitely cause for concern. Dogs are well known for their questionable palates. They’re the first to seek out that already licked clean chicken wing from the gutter or to...

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