FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 14, 2018
Health
Health Watch
Seasonal
Wellness

A comparative guide to flea medication for dogs

Picking a flea medication for dogs can be overwhelming. From collars to topical treatments to more holistic approaches, it seems that everyone has different opinions on which medication is better for keeping away these pesky parasites. Summertime is prime...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
May 04, 2018
Health
Lifestyle
Wellness

Fitdog Asks: When to spay and neuter your dog

There's so much debate on when to spay and neuter your pet. As with most arguments, there are passionate perspectives from either side. The one point that nearly all vets can agree on is that spaying and neutering are necessary for lowering...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
April 24, 2018
Adoption
Safety
Spotlight
Travel

For homeless pets, Best Friends Animal Sanctuary is a vital second chance

Last updated March 6, 2019. Best Friends Animal Sanctuary is the actual happiest place on Earth. This 3700-acre property located in Kanab, Utah allows companion animals to get a second chance at a meaningful life. Best Friends Animal Sanctuary is nestled in Angel...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
April 17, 2018
Activities
Lifestyle
Local
Travel
Trends

Fitdog Does: LACMA’s Barky Brunch

Every Saturday and Sunday, Ray's at LACMA offers a Barky Brunch menu in addition to their human-friendly fare. I took Fitdog's (un)official food critic, a 14-year-old cocker spaniel named Ginger, to test their offerings, and her response was...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
April 10, 2018
Behavior
Lifestyle
Tips & Tricks
Wellness

7 reasons why you actually shouldn’t hug your dog

Updated on April 8, 2019 According to the internet, April 10th is National Hug Your Dog Day. This might be an unpopular opinion, but we're going to say it: Don't hug your dog. We love dogs (obviously), but as people...

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