FITDOG BLOG: OFF THE LEASH

For the trail blazers and tail chasers

Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
July 01, 2022
Activities
Hiking
Let's Go
Lifestyle
Travel

Your Complete Guide to The Most Dog-Friendly National Parks

The only thing better than taking in the beauty of the outdoors is doing it with your dog. If you’re itching for an outdoor adventure or scenic road trip with your dog, you might be wondering which national...

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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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Angela Brittain
Angela Brittain
September 21, 2021
Activities
Hiking
Local
Seasonal

Our Favorite Fall Hiking Trails in Los Angeles

Summer might be over, but that doesn’t mean the outdoor fun is. There’s no shortage of things to do around town, especially now that the weather has cooled down enough for us to go outside and play with...

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Sylvia Wes
Sylvia Wes
January 25, 2021
Behavior
Daycare
Health
Puppies

Puppy Socialization: Why your dog needs it

The common thinking is that puppy socialization needs to wait until dogs are older and all vaccines have been given.  Yet countless studies have shown early socialization is essential to healthy puppy development.  In fact, the American Veterinary...

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Andrea Servadio
Andrea Servadio
October 13, 2020
Hiking
Press
Training

10 Best Dog-Friendly Hikes in LA

Want to be part of your pup’s exercise regime while taking in the beautiful nature and weather of Southern California? We came up with ten of our favorite dog-friendly hikes in LA for you and your furry companion. If...

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