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Positively Expert: Travis & Presley

Travis and Presley are best known for competing in and winning CBS’ Summer Reality Hit Greatest American Dog. After winning the CBS competition, Travis and Presley have traveled the country entertaining children while teaching them life lessons. Their demeanors changing in such a positive way inspired Travis to create an eight-part series...

Behind the Scenes of Greatest American Dog – Dog vs. Elephant

Posted on: September 15, 2014 - No Comments

Positively Contributor Travis Brorsen goes behind-the-scenes on week 8 of the hit CBS reality show 'Greatest American Dog. On this episode, the dogs were faced with a potentially scary challenge--coming face to face with an elephant.

Behind the Scenes of Greatest American Dog : The Maze

Posted on: September 3, 2014 - No Comments

The Big Dig Our first challenge paired us with Bill & Star. One of our dogs would have to ring a bell and the other one would need to dig through some mulch in order to pull a rope to release their owner in the box below. To prepare for this challenge, we had to Read More

Greatest American Dog Recap – Week 6

Posted on: August 15, 2014 - No Comments

FUNNY VIDEO OF THE WEEK: Presley attacks dog bed Link Challenge This week’s challenge was an IQ test or the closest thing to it for a dog. There wasn’t much preparation for this challenge. Basically, our dogs where supposed to smell and find the their favorite food. Then, without our instructions, navigate their way Read More

Behind the Scenes of Greatest American Dog: Dancing with the Dogs

Posted on: August 7, 2014 - No Comments

WEEK 5 Here we are, four owners and their dogs gone, eight to go! The first challenge in this competition is a skills test. Can the owners guide their dogs across a beam approximately three to four inches wide without them jumping off into a mud pit. As far as Presley and I were concerned Read More

Behind the Scenes of Greatest American Dog: Doggie Photo Shoot

Posted on: August 1, 2014 - No Comments

From the time we started shooting, it was obvious that they wanted relationships to start…. and not just with our dogs. Laura and I were pretty much the only single people in the competition, but I’m sure they (CBS) would have been down for anything! Here were some of the rules: 1. No computers, magazines, Read More

Behind the Scenes of Greatest American Dog: Teamwork

Posted on: July 25, 2014 - No Comments

Episode 3, TEAMWORK Our first challenge this week was the tangled leash. At the beginning of the competition we were all given a sheet with a list of commands that our dogs needed to know. Things like sit, stay (long distances), jump, go around, role over, shake with both hands etc. There were at least Read More

Behind the Scenes of Greatest American Dog: Part 2

Posted on: July 17, 2014 - No Comments

Videos With Commentary! Okay, here we go….. So Michael and Izzy were kicked off because Wendy said this is the Greatest American Dog, not the Greatest American Michael. Debatable… he was pretty cool! The first challenge this week is Doggie Boot Camp. This will test basic obedience skills like sit, stay, back up, turn right, turn Read More

Recap of Greatest American Dog

Posted on: July 14, 2014 - No Comments

It has been six years since competing on CBS’ reality show, “Greatest American Dog.” For those of you that didn’t see the competition, I would like to share with you how our relationship went from “a guy with a dog" to "best friends." For my followers that remember the show, I look forward to giving Read More