FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
February 01, 2019
Just Because
Trends

Saturday Night Live’s “I Love My Dog” is a new anthem for dog lovers

Saturday Night Live paid tribute to dogs this past weekend with a new digital short called "I Love My Dog." The short features SNL cast members Kenan Thompson, Pete Davidson, and Aidy Bryant, newcomers Chris Redd and Ego...

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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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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
January 13, 2019
Gifts
Lifestyle

Seven Brilliant Ways to Pay Tribute to your Dog

If there's one conclusion we've come to after all these years of running a doggy daycare, it's this: we don't deserve dogs. Dogs are our best friends, our wing(wo)men, and our cuddle buddies. They protect us, make us laugh,...

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Jaclyn Uloth
Jaclyn Uloth
October 31, 2018
Fitdog Does
Halloween
Just Because

Our Halloween Fun with a Pet Psychic!

Happy Halloween! Have you ever wanted to know what your dog is thinking, or how he really felt about certain things? We wanted to get in the "spirit" of Halloween, and thought, what would be more appropriate than...

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Jaclyn Uloth
Jaclyn Uloth
August 22, 2018
Diet
Food & Treats
Health
Health Watch

Unhealthy dog food disguised as quality food

“Nutritionally balanced”, “holistic health”, “essential nutrients”, “grain-free”. Does any of this sound familiar? When choosing dog food, we gravitate toward clever marketing that makes it seem like we are feeding our dogs healthy food.  Dog food companies dress...

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