FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Brittany Brogan
Brittany Brogan
June 27, 2018
Fitdog Five
Lifestyle
Local

Fitdog Does: Secret doggy menus in LA

One great part about living in LA is that there are so many dog-friendly places to visit. While most dog-friendly restaurants offer a water bowl or just outdoor seating, we found five places in LA that will treat...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 08, 2018
Activities
Beach Excursions
Let's Go
Lifestyle

Dog Sports: Surfing

This month, it's all about dog surfing! Surfing has a rich history in Southern California, and the Santa Monica area specifically. It would only make sense that locals make sure everyone can enjoy the family beach day. At least,...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
April 27, 2018
Adoption
Fitdog Five
Local

Fitdog Five: Five ways you can help shelter pets beyond adopting

April 30th is National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day! While not everyone has time, space, or funding for a pet, there are several other ways you can help shelter pets beyond adopting. Photo by Sasha Sashina on Unsplash 5 ways you can help...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 19, 2018
Activities
Behavior
Let's Go

Dog Sports: Herding

This month, we're talking about herding. Dog Herding is an age-old pastoral practice of  wrangling livestock. Some popular herding breeds include corgis, border collies, cattle dogs, Jack Russell Terriers, and Australian Shepherds. Animal behavioralist John Bradshaw puts it succinctly: "The...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
February 27, 2018
Activities
Gear
Let's Go
Lifestyle
Running

Dog Sports: Mushing

Header photo via LA Times Every month, we highlight a different sport that dogs can easily participate in to keep them engaged and happy. It's true that most of these sports have origins outside our everyday realms. However, you...

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