Posted on: May 20, 2020 - No Comments
Victoria explores why teaching obedience cues like ‘sit’ should not be the focus of dog training.
Posted on: May 12, 2020 - No Comments
Victoria is joined by VSPDT Kat Kekel, Behavior Tech at Cherokee County Animal Shelter to talk about sheltering, fostering and adopting animals during the pandemic.
Posted on: May 5, 2020 - No Comments
Petrepreneur marketing guru J. Nichole Smith joins Victoria to discuss the importance of identifying and building around your ‘why.’
Posted on: April 29, 2020 - No Comments
Victoria is joined by Holly Root-Gutteridge, post-doctoral researcher at the University of Lincoln, to talk about how science is unlocking the canine mind.
Posted on: April 21, 2020 - No Comments
Do dogs feel love? Are they capable of hatred? Victoria connects with one of her favorite dog experts, Clive Wynne to explore.
Posted on: April 14, 2020 - No Comments
Is your dog happy? Victoria is joined by Zazie Todd, author and creator of Companion Animal Psychology to discuss her upcoming Dog Behaviour Conference presentation.
Posted on: April 8, 2020 - No Comments
Victoria talks with veterinary behaviorist Dr. Meghan Herron about training methods, modifying behavior in a shelter environment, as well as her work for Gigi’s, an Ohio based organization that helps homeless dogs get into homes sooner.
Posted on: March 31, 2020 - No Comments
What is e-learning, and what should you look for in an online course? Victoria and Aly break it all down here.
Posted on: March 24, 2020 - No Comments
Victoria visits Dr. Duffy Jones to talk through safety tips, the latest on the virus’ effect on our pets, and best practices for veterinary success during the pandemic.
Posted on: March 19, 2020 - No Comments
What’s the secret to staying engaged, productive and efficient when working or learning from home in the age of social distancing?
Posted on: March 17, 2020 - No Comments
Victoria and Dr. Paula Bloom discuss the emotional impact of the coronavirus on people and their pets.
Posted on: March 10, 2020 - No Comments
Tips for dog owners whose dogs are entering elderly status in order to keep them alert, active and healthy.
Posted on: March 3, 2020 - No Comments
The animal rescue scene in Puerto Rico following the recent natural disasters, updates on Victoria’s Unsung Heroes video series, and Holly’s trip to an experiential art institution.
Posted on: February 24, 2020 - No Comments
What’s the best way to acclimate a new puppy to a household? Whether or not to comfort a crying puppy, top tips for puppy housetraining, how long it takes for puppies to adjust to a new home, and more.
Posted on: February 17, 2020 - No Comments
Following the death of UK presenter Caroline Flack, Victoria and Holly are joined by Dr. Paula Bloom for a special podcast focusing on mental health, depression and bullying on social media.
Posted on: February 5, 2020 - No Comments
Victoria and Holly share a new vision for the future of the Positively Podcast and the way fans' questions will help drive what the podcast is all about. Victoria discusses her emotional trip to help Humane Society International close a South Korean dog meat farm and rehome the farm's animals while helping the farmers relaunch a plant-based business instead.
Posted on: January 9, 2020 - No Comments
Victoria discusses misconceptions about what positive training is (and isn't) in the great debate about dog training methods. Also Dog Behaviour Conference, VSA, courses and Kindness is Powerful
Posted on: December 6, 2019 - No Comments
Renowned pet behavior expert Victoria Stilwell will share her #1 secret to getting the most out of your relationship with your dog. Attend this free webinar to get Victoria's top tips on the dog/human connection as well as a powerful special offer just for webinar attendees.
Posted on: July 29, 2019 - No Comments
Victoria Stilwell’s 5th book entitled “The Ultimate Guide to Raising a Puppy: How to Train and Care for Your New Dog” will be released on October 1, 2019 in the US. The book is available to preorder now.
Posted on: December 31, 2018 - No Comments
We resolve to remember, if only for a moment, to observe and appreciate the joy our dogs bring us simply by being alive.
Posted on: December 25, 2018 - No Comments
Aly and Victoria discuss how you can make your dog feel more comfortable during the holidays. Whether your dog is shy of people or a social butterfly, discover great ways to prevent overwhelm and set your dog up for success. How can you teach visiting children to understand what your dog needs and to respect your dog’s space? Can you feed your dog table scraps?
Posted on: December 18, 2018 - No Comments
In this podcast, Victoria and Aly share great ideas on how to provide enrichment for your dog when it’s cold outside. Aly shares some great canine fitness ideas, how to play hide and seek with your dog and making meal times more enriching.
Posted on: December 6, 2018 - No Comments
Victoria is joined by Victoria Stilwell Academy's Curriculum Manager, Aly Lecznar, to talk about VSA's newly-launched Online Dog Trainer Course and the introductory Fundamentals of Dog Training & Behavior Course, including what makes VSA such a groundbreaking new learning opportunity both for dog owners and aspiring professional dog trainers.
Posted on: November 29, 2018 - No Comments
It's time we start talking seriously about puppy mills.
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Love truly is ageless. While this is the last day of Adopt A Senior month, we would say that every day is a great day to bring love and companionship into your life.
Posted on: October 31, 2018 - No Comments
Following years of development, renowned dog behavior expert Victoria Stilwell and her Victoria Stilwell Academy for Dog Training & Behavior educational arm announce the launch of the Online Dog Trainer Course – a game-changing new online-only course designed to teach those aspiring to become professional dog trainers.
Posted on: September 28, 2018 - No Comments