FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
June 21, 2018
Behavior
Sincerely, Fitdog

Staying safe on off-leash hikes

For some dogs, off-leash activities are the only chance they may get to run and be free. However, being off-leash comes with its risks. At Fitdog, we want to make sure every activity is not only offering maximum fun...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 25, 2018
Behavior
Sincerely, Fitdog
Training

How to make your dog’s training last

By Andrea Servadio, the co-founder and owner of Fitdog. Post updated on 1/2/2020.  This year was the ClickerExpo’s 15th anniversary and my first time attending the expo. We went on Friday with the goal of meeting trainers and identifying...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
January 12, 2018
Sincerely, Fitdog

How pop culture has influenced our understanding of dogs

For many people who grew up in homes where pets were not allowed, their first interactions with animals may have been through a song, a storybook, or a movie. Perhaps you grew up watching Toto tease the wicked witch and came to...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
December 08, 2017
Adoption
Boarding
Featured Blogger
Grooming
Health
Health Watch
Wellness

The five most common mistakes new pet owners make

When you decide to bring a dog into your family, there are so many things to consider. The following is a list of the most common mistakes new pet owners make. Prepare yourself by knowing the ins and...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
November 07, 2017
Adoption
Sincerely, Fitdog
Spotlight

Life with a senior dog

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month! This is an initiative meant to bring awareness to older shelter pets who were surrendered by their previous owners. Studies cite age and breed type as two of the most important...

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