Category: Education

Your Dogs Behavior and Exercise

This month is National Canine Fitness Month!  Exercise is so important for your canine for so many reasons and behavior is one of those reasons! Have you ever had that moment when you questioned taking your dog for a walk

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S.M.A.R.T Goal Setting For The New Year

You’ve most likely heard about the benefits of a physical fitness program for your dog. Weight loss, enhanced learning, longevity, and overall improved heath are just a few of the positive impacts a healthy lifestyle can have for your four-legged

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Obesity and Your Pet

We all know what time of year it is; it’s time for parties, food, and festivities. Along with that come the all too popular New Years resolutions. Whether it’s weight loss, reduced stress, or just overall well-being, we take this

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Using Exercise to Stay Cognitively Fit into the Golden Years

As our beloved pets reach their golden years we may start to see signs that things aren’t quite the way they use to be. Maybe our dogs are not playing with their toys as much as they use to. Maybe

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Now Where Did I Bury That Bone?

The effects of exercise on memory. Memory can be defined as the process of encoding, storing and retrieving useful information from our environment (Snigdha, Riveram Milgram, & Cotman, 2014). We’ve all experienced a lapse in memory, whether it was forgetting

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Can Exercise Really Make Your Dog Smarter?

The effects of exercise on neural pathways in the brain including plasticity and neurogenesis. Most of us are familiar with the physical benefits of exercise such as weight loss, endurance, lowered risk of disease, or increased muscles mass. But, many

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Camddwr Canine, LTD & FitPAWS® Bring Canine Conditioning to Crufts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: Ann Harmes Owner, Camddwr Canine, LTD sales@camddwrcanine.co.uk Camddwr Canine, LTD & FitPAWS® Bring Canine Conditioning to Crufts FitPAWS Empowers Attendees to Improve Canine Performance In & Out of the Ring

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FitPAWS Pawsome Balance Exercises

Work out your dog these FitPAWS Pawsome Balance Exercises Use Donut and Donut Holder, Peanut and K9FITbone (cool down and warm up on DogTread Treadmill) Infographic posters for sale.  E-mail request to  info@fitpawsusa.com

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The Certified Canine Fitness Trainer Program (CCFT)

The Certified Canine Fitness Trainer (CCFT) course developed by the University of Tennessee and FitPAWS® provides students with the essential qualifications and tools to become an effective university credentialed Canine Fitness Trainer.

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What Dogs Benefit From Fun FitPAWS® Classes?

Why Dog Train With FitPAWS Equipment As a dog trainer, one of my main goals is to show my human clients how much fun they can have training their dogs. We try to make every class and every session a

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