Victoria joined friend and American Humane chief vet Dr. Kwane Stewart on the Hallmark Channel's Home & Family show to discuss some of the latest stress-relieving products available for dog owners and talk holiday do's and don'ts with your pets. Watch the clip below:
Victoria will be bringing her renowned "Inside Your Dog's Mind" seminar to the UK in Spring 2014. Presented by Top Dog Seminars and hosted by School for Paws training, this one day event will be held at the Edinburgh Conference Center in Edinburgh, Scotland on March 15, 2014. The seminar is open to animal care professionals Read More
Finally! As a world-renowned dog trainer famous for being the torchbearer of positive training methods on TV, Victoria Stilwell is regularly bombarded with questions, but one question in particular has a most familiar ring to her. "Yes, I'd say without a doubt one of the most frequently asked questions by people on my website, Facebook Read More
Celebrate the 12 days of Christmas (or any holiday this season) with Victoria! Starting December 1st, 2013 and continuing for 12 consecutive days until December 12th, one customer from the Positively online store each day will be randomly chosen to win a special holiday prize from Victoria herself! To enter, simply make a purchase totaling Read More
Victoria Stilwell constantly promotes the power of positive training methods through the many platforms she has developed during her career as a well-known dog trainer. Now she is taking her commitment to helping people and their dogs to a whole new level with the announcement of a new line of dog training products specifically designed by Victoria herself to help dog owners around the world. With her Positively Training Treats, Positively No-Pull Harness, and Positively Double-Connection Leash, Victoria aims to help dog owners tackle some of the most commonly-encountered dog behavior problems.
It's hard to believe that Thanksgiving is right around the corner. Christmas decorations are already lighting up homes and businesses, and I even ran into Santa Claus at the mall! The holidays are a wonderful time to spend time with family and friends, but they can also be a challenging time when you have pets. Anxious or reactive dogs are especially prone to stress during the holidays. Here are eight tips for keeping your dog safe and stress-free this holiday season.
Victoria was featured on "News Now" with Mike Galanos on HLN, where she worked with a dog aggressive Jack Russell terrier named Sadie Mae, and a timid shepherd mix named Angelina. The two dogs met on-camera for the first time, and Victoria walked Mike through the two dogs' body language and the signals to look Read More
Victoria joined anchor Mike Galanos on HLN this week, where she answered questions from viewers about how to solve common behavioral problems such as jumping, begging, and peeing in the house. She also gave her top 5 training tips for training a new puppy, and even spent some quality time on-camera with one of the Read More
Victoria was asked to join the Panel of Experts for the Dog Welfare Alliance, and she is thrilled to be a part of this fantastic new organization. The Dog Welfare Alliance was created to improve all aspects of animal welfare, including increasing awareness of responsible dog ownership and positive training methods.
October is "Adopt a Shelter Dog" month, and you're likely hearing all the reasons why you should bring home a new addition to the family. But are you ready for the commitment and responsibility of a new dog? Have you done your research yet? Check out Victoria's top ten questions to ask yourself before you add a new dog to your home.
Victoria Stilwell Book Review: The Pet Professionals Guild. Victoria Stilwell, star of the hit Animal Planet TV show, It's Me or the Dog, and CEO of Victoria Stilwell Positively Dog Training, unleashes the power of Positive Reinforcment training with her new book, Train Your Dog Positively (TYDP). Stilwell, the passionately vocal dog training expert, delivers Read More
Help celebrate the launch of Victoria Stilwell's new Instagram page by tagging photos & videos of happy dogs #PositivelyDog, and automatically be entered into a contest to win Positively packages personalized by Victoria herself!
Take advantage of this unique opportunity to meet Victoria in person, learn about cutting-edge training concepts and techniques, and share in Victoria's passion for promoting safe, balanced, relationship-building with dogs based on mutual trust, respect and love.
ictoria was featured in the “Personal Journal” section of the July 9, 2013 issue of The Wall Street Journal.
In the feature entitled “Burning Question: What Signals a Dog Is About to Attack?” Victoria gave her expert advice on how to read dog behavior and what to do in the case of an attack. Victoria stated, “Most dog attacks are perfect storms of human failure that could have been prevented.”
Victoria was featured in a live segment on the Mr. Mom with David Marin Show KSCO, which aired on June 28, 2013.
During the segment, Victoria gave advice on safety precautions to take when owning a dog and having young kids. Victoria stated, “You have to see what you as a parent can deal with and how you can educate your children to be safe around dogs. Parents and kids need to be able to understand K-9 language. There should always be active supervision.”
Victoria was featured in the “Pets” section of Examiner.com, which went live on June 21, 2013. In the feature entitled, “Victoria Stilwell speaks out about dog attacks and more,” Victoria gave her expert advice on to how to deal with aggressive dogs following a recent fatal dog attack on June 18, 2013.
Victoria recently conducted her very first webinar, a 1.5 hour webinar with Dogington Post. She discussed her positive training philosophy, the science behind positive training, and debunks the "alpha dog" myth. In addition, you'll get the answers to commonly asked questions about positive training and learn the important differences between positive training methods and the more traditional punitive methods.
Victoria was featured in the May 2013 issue of New York Resident Magazine.
In the feature, entitled “Assimilating Your New Puppy,” Victoria gave her tips on how to introduce a new puppy to a household. Victoria wrote, “Peaceful coexistence is the obvious goal and can be achieved in a number of ways including monitoring both dogs’ interactions and reducing situational and environmental stress.”
Victoria Stilwell was featured in the "Blogs" section of MiamiNewTimes.com. In the feature, Victoria talks about her new book, "Train Your Dog Positively," and also commented on how lives are being affected by breed-specific legislation.
Victoria Stilwell joins Anderson Cooper on his daytime talk show Anderson Live on Thursday April 25th. During the two-part segment, Victoria will discuss the training tips and power of positive training as detailed in her new book, Train Your Dog Positively.
Victoria was featured in the Chicago Tribune, where she was interviewed by Pet World's Steve Dale. In the article, she discusses how to choose a good dog trainer and the details of her new book, but especially delves into the dangers of electronic collars.
Victoria Stilwell was featured on SiriusXM's Book Radio. On the "Cover to Cover Live" show, she gave dog training tips and talked about the importance of using positive reinforcement dog training. She also discussed her new book, "Train Your Dog Positively."
Victoria will be conducting a live, one-hour online webinar as part of Dogington University at 5pm ET on Wednesday, April 24th.
Victoria and Train Your Dog Positively are featured in the May 2013 issue of Dog Fancy Magazine. The feature entitled, “Why Positive Training Works” discusses Victoria’s new book Train Your Dog Positively and her stance for positive training methods. Victoria states, “The book is dedicated to your dog, there is a lot of new research and evidence that will make teaching Read More
Victoria Stilwell was featured in a live segment on Good Day New York, which aired on March 22, 2013. In the segment, Victoria discusses and demonstrates her success with using positive reinforcement to train dogs. Victoria stated, "I don’t believe you need to dominate your dog into submission, you just have to motivate your dog Read More
Victoria was featured on the Joan Hamburg Show on WOR-AM in New York. She discussed her new book and why positive reinforcement is the most effective training method.
Victoria was featured on WGN Radio, where she discussed her new book, "Train Your Dog Positively," as well as why positive reinforcement training works for dogs of all breeds and even for the most serious behavioral issues.
Victoria is very excited to announce an all-new two-day seminar - DogSmarts - Unleash Your Dog's Intelligence - to be held in Shrewsbury, England on November 9-10, 2013. Delve deep into the dog’s mind and learn how you can enhance your dog’s learning and cognitive abilities using the latest discoveries made by modern science. This Read More
Victoria will be signing copies of her new book "Train Your Dog Positively" and meeting fans at Books & Books in Coral Gables, Florida on April 27th. Come between 2-4pm to meet Victoria and get your book signed. Join us at: Books & Books 265 Aragon Avenue Coral Gables, FL 33134
Victoria Stilwell joins New York's Live From the Couch to discuss special dog training tips from her new book Train Your Dog Positively and highlighted her success with using positive reinforcement to train dogs.
Victoria Stilwell joined CBS Atlanta to discuss her new book and how positive reinforcement training can work for all types of dogs and problems.
Victoria and her new book, Train Your Dog Positively, were featured on Animal Writes, a show hosted by Tim Link on Pet Life Radio. They talked about what you can expect from the new book and what inspired her to write it. Listen to the show here.
Victoria recently spoke with BridalGuide.com to discuss things you must consider if you're planning on pets in your wedding.
Victoria Stilwell joined Dr. Ian Dunbar and Hollywood animal trainer Tony Suffredini in USA Weekend to discuss the importance of employing positive training methods while describing the 'Stay', 'Sit' and 'Potty' cues for dog owners.
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Victoria was featured in a wide-ranging interview on Dogster.com where she discussed positive training versus dominance and punishment, breed standards, no-kill rescue shelters, her Victoria Stilwell Positively Dog Training (VSPDT) network of positive trainers, shock collars, her Ehow Pets YouTube channel and much more.
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