FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
November 17, 2017
Hiking
Let's Go
Local
Training

What it’s actually like being a professional dog hiker

We were so excited to find out that November 17th is National Take a Hike Day! Or as we like to call it, National Take a Hike With Your Dog Day. Hiking was one of the first parts...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
October 30, 2015
Easter
Halloween
Health
Holiday
Seasonal
Thanksgiving
Valentine's Day

The most dangerous holidays for dogs

Every year in the weeks surrounding Halloween and Christmas, the APCC receives hundreds of calls regarding dogs ingesting foreign bodies, like toys, chocolate, or candy wrappers. Therefore, most of the dangerous holidays for dogs are stacked up at...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
February 11, 2014
DIY
Recipes
Valentine's Day

DIY dog Valentine “chocolate” treats

We all know dogs can't eat chocolate. But you can make your own "chocolate" treats by substituting carob, a doggy safe chocolate alternative. I found two carob recipes online, a Mock Chocolate Carob-Walnut Bark and a...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
February 10, 2014
Press
Valentine's Day

Celebrating Valentine’s with your dog

Spice it up this Valentine’s by swapping out your dog’s every day with something more amazing! Instead of: a Bath Try: a Doggy Massage Okay, seems over the top, right? Well you know how your...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
February 05, 2014
Press
Valentine's Day

Chocolate and dogs

Valentine’s Day is almost here and you are looking for unique ways to celebrate it not only with your loved ones, but also with your biggest admirers – your dogs! Unfortunately, dogs and chocolate are a notoriously bad combination. It's...

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