Posted on: May 27, 2017 No Comments -
After a months-long nomination period, we are honored to announce that the five winners of the inaugural Kindness Is Powerful Awards have been named. The Kindness Is Powerful Awards are granted to individuals doing heroes' work on a daily basis without regular recognition or praise on behalf of animals in the rescue world. Nominees were Read More
Posted on: May 18, 2017 No Comments -
Victoria Stilwell has launched her first publicly-available online course entitled "Inside Your Dog's Mind." Available worldwide on Udemy, this 3-hour course follows Victoria as she delves deep into the way our dogs think, feel and learn.
Posted on: March 28, 2017 1 Comment -
Victoria is hosting dog lovers from around the world on an exclusive 7-day Caribbean cruise this December where she will meet, mingle and share her experiences and expertise with fellow cruise guests.
Posted on: January 27, 2017 No Comments -
Victoria was joined by her husband and Victoria Stilwell Academy CEO for a Facebook Live chat to discuss what VSA is, why they started it, and how prospective students can enroll. Check it out below or on her Facebook page:
Posted on: November 25, 2016 No Comments -
Save up to 25% on everything in the Positively online store. With the 'Buy More, Save More' sale (through Cyber Monday, November 28), the more you add to your cart, the more your savings grow!
Posted on: November 23, 2016 4 Comments -
The newly-redesigned Positively No-Pull Harness works by utilizing the dog’s natural center of gravity much the same way a harness on a horse does – effectively and painlessly allowing the handler to redirect the dog when she pulls during walks.
Posted on: August 5, 2016 No Comments -
Registration is now open for the fourth annual UK Dog Bite Prevention and Behaviour Conference which will be held on the south London campus of Kingston University on June 24-25, 2017. Now in its fourth year, this annual gathering of the leading minds in the animal world has become the UK’s preeminent dog training and behaviour-related Read More
Posted on: May 4, 2016 No Comments -
"I set out to create a school with the hope of designing the most well-rounded, exciting dog training curriculum out there," says founder Victoria Stilwell of the Academy, "and based on the feedback we're getting from students, we've achieved exactly that."
Posted on: January 27, 2016 No Comments -
For the third straight year, renowned TV dog behaviour expert Victoria Stilwell has enlisted the help of the world’s top canine behaviour experts, specialists and educators to create the National Dog Bite Prevention & Behaviour Conference.
Posted on: October 9, 2015 3 Comments -
At long last, I am thrilled to announce the official launch of the Victoria Stilwell Academy for Dog Training and Behavior!
Posted on: July 20, 2015 No Comments -
On the first evening of the Hau Hau Champion Event, Victoria will be performing her live show. As an attendee, you have a rare opportunity to get your dog training question answered by Victoria, live!
Posted on: April 1, 2015 No Comments -
Will your dog #poopandtell? Submit your dog's picture and tell us the most embarrassing place he has ever pooped, and you could win some awesome prizes from Positively and Earth Rated!
Posted on: January 8, 2015 No Comments -
Have you been thinking about attending this year's Dog Bite Prevention and Behaviour Conference in the UK? Now's the perfect time to buy your ticket, as we're holding an exciting contest throughout the month of January. Each week, we'll be selecting a winner at random from all those who have registered for the conference. And Read More
Posted on: December 9, 2014 2 Comments -
Finland, here I come! I'm thrilled to be a part of the Hau-Hau Champion Event in August 2015.
Posted on: November 26, 2014 No Comments -
Victoria gives her top tips for keeping pets healthy and happy during the holiday season. Included: giving dogs Thanksgiving table scraps, nipping pups, antisocial cats, biting rabbits and more.
Posted on: November 19, 2014 No Comments -
The iCalmDog music player for dogs is now available in the Positively online store. This paw-sized portable music player comes with 4 hours of Through A Dog's Ear's clinically-tested music and is designed to reduce anxiety. Also available is a library of music and training protocols designed by Victoria Stilwell to combat separation anxiety, aggression and noise phobias.
Posted on: November 12, 2014 No Comments -
Renowned TV dog trainer, Victoria Stilwell has enlisted the help of the world’s top canine behaviour experts, lawyers, and educators to create the National Dog Bite Prevention & Behaviour Conference – a national event dedicated to finding practical and workable solutions to this universal problem through education and heightened awareness.
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From Black Friday through Dec 1st, you can save up to 30% on everything in the Positively online store with the 'Buy More, Save More' sale!
Posted on: October 29, 2014 No Comments -
Do you like to get your Christmas shopping done early? Are you looking for a great gift for a dog-loving friend or family member? Submit your entry for Victoria's Holiday Giveaway!
Posted on: September 23, 2014 2 Comments -
Do you have a dog training issue you wish you could talk to Victoria about? Do you wish she could see your dog's behavior firsthand? Well, now's your chance!
Posted on: August 14, 2014 No Comments -
Have you missed seeing 'It's Me or the Dog' on TV? Do you want to get some great training advice from Victoria? Well, now's your chance! Discovery's Hub Network will be airing episodes of 'It's Me or the Dog' from August 17th-22nd. The feature comes as part of the network's 'Bark Week,' a week full of canine Read More
Posted on: August 12, 2014 No Comments -
Victoria's new multi-episode web series, Arson Dogs, launches today exclusively on her YouTube channel and the Positively Media Center. In the first episode, Victoria arrives in Alfred, Maine to begin her exploration of State Farm's arson dog training program. The 8 handlers in the new class arrive from all over the US and describe their Read More
Posted on: July 18, 2014 1 Comment -
In celebration of the newly relaunched Positively.com website, Victoria is giving away free products to one lucky winner every day for the next two weeks!
Posted on: July 1, 2014 No Comments -
Imagine being a young child and being physically and emotionally scarred by a dog attack. The damage to one's self-esteem and confidence can be crippling. Now imagine that you were asked to leave a restaurant because your scars "scared" the other customers. That's exactly what happened to three-year-old Victoria Wilcher, and now the country is Read More
Posted on: May 13, 2014 No Comments -
TV dog trainer is teaming up with the National Dog Bite Prevention Coalition, which includes the U.S. Postal Service, State Farm, American Humane Association, American Society for Reconstructive MicroSurgery, Insurance Information Institute and Prevent the Bite, to raise awareness about the importance of educating the public about responsible dog ownership and dog safety.
Posted on: April 27, 2014 1 Comment -
New Jersey-based VSPDT Dee Broton, founder of Holistic Behavior Solutions, is conducting an educational series next month to help child caretakers learn how to keep dogs and babies happy and safe before, during, and after a baby's developmental stages. The event will include refreshments and a prize raffle, and will take place on Thursday, May Read More
Posted on: March 18, 2014 No Comments -
For the last eight months I have been filming with the officers and dogs of an incredible Georgia based police k9 unit for my new upcoming web series Guardians of the Night, and this has given me first-hand experience of what these brave men and their dogs do on a daily basis to keep the Read More