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On & off the trail – safety first

Posted by | Activities, Fitdog Runners Group, Health, Hiking, Tips & Tricks, Wellness | No Comments

We are honored that you trust us with your precious pooch. At Fitdog, we make sure your pups are not only having fun but that they are also practicing important skills to ensure the utmost safety while participating in activities. Here are the steps we take to ensure your dog is safe on the trail. All new dogs are required to attend our Come When Called training class to determine eligibility for off-leash activities – including our Canyon Hikes. This insures that your dog will respond to his or her name 100% of the time. This comes in handy when...

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Fitdog Sports Club _ Dog Blog _ Fitdog Sports Ready

Fitdog Sports Ready

Posted by | Activities, Beach Excursions, Behavior, Fitdog Runners Group, Hiking, Just Because, Running, Spotlight, Tips & Tricks, Training | No Comments

Did you know?! Hikes are appropriate for dogs of all shapes and sizes!! But not all dogs have the recall skills needed to hit the trails and enjoy off-leash exploring. And, thus, an idea was born at Fitdog! Let’s combine the great workout of a hike, with awesome training and obedience skills! We are excited to share new Fitdog class for you and your pup! Jeff Soto, our longtime partner and dog trainer, is offering a cost-effective training session for sports dogs that need some additional training on the trail – called Fitdog Sports Ready. Fitdog Sports Ready will be...

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Fitdog hikes for your dog

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Hikes are perfect for all dogs! Each pup benefits from being outdoors and getting in a great exercise with their Fitdog friends and trainers. But are you worried your dog can’t take it? Trust us, they can! Fitdog Sports now offers both Canyon Hikes and Low Impact Hikes so you can select the best option for your pup! Canyon Hikes Canyon Hikes are from 9 am – 1 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Our Fitdogs go on a 4 to 6-mile hike in the Santa Monica Mountains during our Canyon Hikes. They are great for active pups and basic...

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Fitdog Runners Group is back!

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Join Team Fitdog, as we stay active with our fit dogs! Meet your pup’s daycare BFFs and make new friends at our scheduled walks, runs, play-dates and more! Terrance Walker, Club Manager, will be leading our teams at Strut your Mutt on Saturday, October 10 & Race For Rescues on Saturday, October 24! Team Fitdog (Strut Your Mutt) Team Fitdog (Race for Rescues) Also, be sure to “Like” us on Facebook to check out our events and join our Meet-Up group where we’ll post all of our upcoming Fitdog Runners Group events!

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