FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
April 17, 2019
Adoption
Lifestyle
Trends

Is Game of Thrones to blame for uptick in homeless Huskies?

The final season of Game of Thrones premiered last weekend on HBO, causing fans everywhere to go Stark raving mad. And while the cast is loaded with beautiful actors and actresses, the cast members who catch our eye the...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 22, 2019
Lifestyle
Safety

5 places dogs dislike

Let's face it, it's our world and dogs are just living in it. While you may love your dog tagging along on your weekend errands, there are just some places dogs should never go. Going out in human-dominated public places...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 21, 2019
Adoption
Lifestyle

You ain’t nothin’ but a hound dog

Adopted dogs are usually guessed to be one of four common breeds: Labrador, pit, terrier, or shepherd. However, we've noticed that hound dogs are often forgotten about in this guessing game, despite how many mutts possess the traits of...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
March 10, 2019
Health
Safety

A dog owners’ guide to ticks

Ticks are one of those creatures that make you squirm, and for good reason: they suck your blood and transmit disease! Unfortunately, if you have a dog that enjoys the outdoors, you will probably be forced to deal...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 20, 2019
Behavior
Diet
Health

Easy ways to help your pup shed pounds

Obesity rates in pets continue to rise, and according to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, around 53 percent of dogs are overweight or obese. More surprisingly, 90 percent of owners don't even know that their beloved furry...

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