FITDOG OFF THE LEASH

Los Angeles Dog Blog

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
September 22, 2023
Caring for Dog
Dog Training
Products & Gear

Dog Training Tools: What to Use and What to Avoid

Sometimes, dogs need training. But many times, dogs exhibit behavioral problems out of boredom and anxiety, and these behaviors can be quelled with the right tools. In both cases, dog training tools can help you immensely. And knowing...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
February 28, 2023
Beat Boredom
Exercise
Hiking

Preparing your dog for off-leash adventures

Giving your dog the freedom to run off leash and go to off-leash dog outings is the ultimate goal. But when is the right time to let them off leash? How do you know your dog will be...

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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
December 12, 2022
Beat Boredom
Dog-Friendly
Enrichment
Health & Wellness
Safety

Dog Parks: Harmful or Helpful?

Dog parks are a ubiquitous part of urban and suburban life. They serve as important social spaces for dogs and owners alike. Until now, they’ve been fairly uncontested as an accepted part of pet culture, so much so...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
June 26, 2022
Dog Training
Dog-Friendly
Health & Wellness
Holidays
Puppy
Safety

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
Beat Boredom
Exercise
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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