FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 23, 2018
Behavior
Lifestyle
Trends

The Logistics of Dog-Friendly Offices

Not so long ago, "bringing your dog to work" was pretty much limited to farmers, police officers, and ski patrollers. Today, the demand for dog-friendly offices has gotten companies as large as Amazon and Google to allow for...

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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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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
January 25, 2018
Behavior
Sincerely, Fitdog
Training

How to make your dog’s training last

By Andrea Servadio, the co-founder and owner of Fitdog. Post updated on 1/2/2020.  This year was the ClickerExpo’s 15th anniversary and my first time attending the expo. We went on Friday with the goal of meeting trainers and identifying...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
January 16, 2018
Activities
Diet
Events
Food & Treats
Health
Health Watch
Lifestyle
Local
Trends
Wellness

What I Learned at Doggie Cooking Class

I recently attended a cooking demonstration at Just Food For Dogs in West Hollywood. Through this experience, I learned three things: Kibble is gross It's so easy to give your dog a fresh, healthy meal This company is...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
October 26, 2017
Behavior
Spotlight
Tips & Tricks
Training

The difference between obedience and behavioral training

When you get a dog, nobody gives you a guide on how to navigate pet parentdom. Unless you have a really nice friend who gets you a Dogs for Dummies book, you're likely left scratching your head at...

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