Tag: canine fitness

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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Exercise as a means to strengthen the human-canine bond

The human animal bond dates back for centuries. From the horses that helped plow our fields to the cats that took care of the mice and rat populations in our communities, we have co-existed with animals, and built a symbiotic

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How To Get Started In Your Doggie Gym

Getting Started with Canine Fitness and Conditioning Using FitPAWS® Balance Products What makes my 2 Border Collie’s smile? – working on balance discs with me in their doggie gym.

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Get On The Ball with FitPAWS®!

  “How in the world do you get a dog on that ball?” We hear that ALL the time. Don’t worry, it’s a fun question to answer!…    

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Diminishing Reactive Dog Behavior through Mental and Physical Exercise using FitPAWS® Canine Exercise Equipment

Diminishing Reactive Dog Behavior through Mental and Physical Exercise using FitPAWS® Canine Exercise Equipment. Its about saving relationships and often lives. As trainers we often see what was going to be a wonderful lifetime relationship begin to fail. We have

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The Great American FitPAWS® Donut Workout… For Dogs!

  Full body conditioning is fun with these great exercises on the FitPAWS® Donut!  The Donut may be used as a balance training tool or for core strengthening for small dogs that may be overwhelmed by the Peanut or Egg.

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Dock Jumping Training With FitPAWS® Canine Conditioning Equipment

Dock Diving season is upon up. Dock jumping is one of the newest canine sports gaining in popularity, having been around only since the late 90s. . What Is Dock Diving? Dock Diving is a dog sport with two types

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9 Balance Disc Exercises

“Where can I find a list of progressively more challenging exercises on the FitPAWS® Balance Disc?” The FitPAWS® Balance Disc can be used for weight bearing activities and balance training for sporting/working dogs, for animal rehabilitation and therapy or for

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Dog Fitness for Busy People

  When the weather gets colder and your schedule gets tighter, does your dogs’ need for exercise start to plague your conscience? You are not alone! Your dog will love these great indoor exercise ideas that can take less than

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