FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Sylvia Wes
Sylvia Wes
June 26, 2022
Holiday
Puppies
Safety
Tips & Tricks
Training

Dog scared of fireworks? Prepare your dog for 4th of July fireworks before they happen

So many new dogs and puppies found loving families and homes over the quarantine period.  For many of them, they’ve only experienced quiet, peaceful lives while everyone has been telecommuting and staying at home.  Now we are creeping...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
March 24, 2022
Hiking
Safety

5 dangers to avoid when hiking with your dog

Trail hiking is not only an exciting outdoor activity, but it is also an opportunity for dogs to socialize in an open setting and explore new environments. In Southern California, the mountains are right around the corner, so many...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
September 03, 2021
Lifestyle
Safety
Travel

Check list for stress-free travel with your dog

The stress of traveling keeps many pet owners from taking their dog with them. The best way to beat stress is to be prepared. We put together a simple checklist to make sure you and your pup are...

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Meghan Rowland
Meghan Rowland
July 26, 2021
Health
Health Watch
Puppies
Wellness

Guide to Common Dog Diseases & Parasites

As a pet parent, it's important to recognize the signs and symptoms of common dog diseases. Recognizing the symptoms early and seeking veterinary help as soon as possible can save your dog's life. Here is the ultimate guide...

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Meghan Rowland
Meghan Rowland
July 21, 2021
Health
Health Watch
Lifestyle
Local

Deadly Disease: Why Lepto Should be a Core Vaccine

Up until a month ago, most pet parents in the Los Angeles area had never heard of Leptosporosis (Lepto), a rare zoonotic disease associated with wildlife. Now, as LA county is facing an outbreak of Lepto, we are...

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