To Shave or Not To Shave…Your Double Coated Dog

By fitnfurryadmin | Feb 28, 2014 | Comments Off on To Shave or Not To Shave…Your Double Coated Dog

When the sun begins to sneak out after winter, people start to shed their layers in favor of dresses and shorts. Often, when we switch out our winter wardrobe for our summer wardrobe, we think Hm! I should probably do the same for my German Shepherd! You then take him to the groomers and request […]

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What is the Right Cat Breed for You?

By fitnfurryadmin | Jan 8, 2014 | Comments Off on What is the Right Cat Breed for You?

Before deciding which furry friend is going to be your next family member, you need to consider a few important things. Something to realize is cats are living beings and will need you throughout their whole life. Next, Kittens grow up and become cats. Kittens grow up and live anywhere from 12 to 20 years. […]

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Fit N Furry likes to keep warm in the cold, How about you?

By fitnfurryadmin | Dec 15, 2013 | Comments Off on Fit N Furry likes to keep warm in the cold, How about you?

Now that the weather is getting colder and some of us are heading up to the snow, we here at Fit N Furry have a couple of tips to help keep your pets happy, healthy, and warm during the winter. There are many key elements that can help keep your pets safe that are easy […]

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What Leash & Collar is Best for your Dog?

By fitnfurryadmin | Dec 5, 2013 | Comments Off on What Leash & Collar is Best for your Dog?

There are many different types of collars and leashes and it can be hard to choose what is right for you and your pet. Since each dog is unique, there are a few products that we love to recommend here at  from the pet store, the best way to be sure if something is going to safe for […]

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What’s Up With Wade? Guest Post by Devan of Fit ‘n’ Furry: Week 2 With Wade

By fitnfurryadmin | Aug 16, 2013 | Comments Off on What’s Up With Wade? Guest Post by Devan of Fit ‘n’ Furry: Week 2 With Wade

Here I am in my second week of puppy ownership. Wade has been getting better about his social skills. I’ve been physically presenting dogs to him, booty-first, in an attempt to teach him how he should properly greet another dog. So far, so good. He definitely prefers big dogs, and tries to play with little dogs, […]

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What’s Up With Wade? Guest Post by Devan of Fit ‘N’ Furry: “Wade’s First Day at Work (& a Surprising Realization)

By fitnfurryadmin | Jul 31, 2013 | Comments Off on What’s Up With Wade? Guest Post by Devan of Fit ‘N’ Furry: “Wade’s First Day at Work (& a Surprising Realization)

I work at a “Pet Resort.” They do daycare, lodging, training, and grooming. One of the biggest selling points for me getting a puppy was that I could take him to work with me every day. So that happened. Now, not everyone at a doggie daycare is polite 100% of the time… I wanted Wade […]

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Chewing, Bite Inhibition, and Play-Biting

By fitnfurryadmin | Jun 4, 2013 | Comments Off on Chewing, Bite Inhibition, and Play-Biting

We have a guest blog post from one of our trainers, Devan Amundsen, who is writing about life with his new puppy! Check out ‘The Pup Blog!’ Well Wade is out cold! He naps so much, it’s almost easy to forget he’s in my life now! But, when he isn’t napping, he’s biting. He chews […]

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Fit ‘N’ Furry’s Paw-by-Paw Guide: How to Paint Paw-Print Nails!

By fitnfurryadmin | Feb 28, 2013 | Comments Off on Fit ‘N’ Furry’s Paw-by-Paw Guide: How to Paint Paw-Print Nails!

We all love our furry friends, and we all show it in different ways; some more prominently than others! If you are one of those that prefers to display your love of the four-legged variety (like we are!), then read ahead on how to paint some puppy or kitty paw prints on your nails. Supplies: […]

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Fit’n’Furry Investigates: What Pet is Right for My Child?

By fitnfurryadmin | Jan 25, 2013 | Comments Off on Fit’n’Furry Investigates: What Pet is Right for My Child?

“Pleeeeeeeeeeaaaaassssse?! He’s so cute! I promise I’ll look after him! I’ll do everything for him. He’ll be mine! You won’t have to do a thing! Please can we get him, Pleeeeeeeeeeaaaaassssse?!”  A familiar sound at shelters, pet stores and adoption events, a child’s plea for a pet is cute (unless it’s a shrill cry) but […]

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What is a healthy weight for my dog?

By fitnfurryadmin | Dec 28, 2012 | Comments Off on What is a healthy weight for my dog?

With the end of another warm and loving holiday season, some of us are left with more than full hearts and happy memories. Indulging ourselves is a part of winter traditions, but a persistent tummy is cause for a variety of health issues in us, and our canine companions. After a fourteen year study, the […]

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