FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
October 11, 2019
Health
Health Watch
Safety
Wellness

Dog Fire Safety Tips

This post has been updated from its original content to include dog fire safety tips to stay safe and healthy through California's fire season. California residents are all too familiar with the effects of fire season on the land and...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
October 02, 2019
Boarding
Tips & Tricks

First time boarding tips

Boarding your dog for the very first time can be stressful. Plus worrying about whether or not your dog will be happy and properly cared for can put a damper on your travels, but knowing what to expect...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
August 03, 2019
Behavior
Running

What was your dog’s original job?

While dogs have become our best domestic fur-iends, for many years the human/canine relationship was one where we worked together. Working dogs were bred to perform specific tasks to assist people.  Original jobs were focused on the acquisition and...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
July 29, 2019
Health
Wellness

Owners’ quick guide to hot spots

If you have never seen one, you might think it's a wound. Hot spots are a skin inflammation or an infection marked by redness, hair loss, or sometimes pus, oozing or unusual odor. They can pop up anywhere...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
April 05, 2019
Just Because
Lifestyle
Spotlight

8 things you didn’t know about corgis

For years, corgis have brought us joy with their goofy antics, cute butts, and big personalities. But who really are these adorable floofs? Their history is long and rich, and will likely leave you feeling surprised. 8 things you...

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