Tag Archives: arson dogs

Positively Dog Training Episode 404

Posted on: May 10, 2015 - No Comments

Victoria and Holly talk about Holly’s interesting experience sitting next to a military working dog on her flight. State Farm Arson Dog Program Coordinator Heather Paul joins the show to chat about Victoria’s ‘Arson Dogs’ series and upcoming Arson Awareness Week. And Victoria answers some tricky ‘Ask Victoria’ questions.

The Legacy of an Arson Dog

Posted on: February 25, 2015 - 1 Comment

"These dogs put everything they've got into their job and they don't ask a thing for it. It's about him, it's not about me."

A Chance to Meet the Heroes of the Dog World

Posted on: November 3, 2014 - No Comments

I'm so excited to be heading to Bloomington, IL this month. On November 15th, you can find me at the Barnes and Noble on E. Empire Street, where I'll be hanging out with some incredible two-legged and four-legged heroes.

An Interview with ‘Arson Dogs’ Star John Galaska

Posted on: August 18, 2014 - No Comments

We sat down with 'Arson Dogs' star, Delaware fire marshall John Galaska, for an interview about the series and how things have been going with his new arson dog, Tanya. What was the your biggest challenge during the arson dog training program? My biggest challenge during the Arson Dog program, other than missing my family, Read More

New Arson Dogs Series Launches

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

Arson Dogs

Posted on: July 14, 2014 - No Comments

Victoria Stilwell discovers the power of Arson Dogs - amazing detection dogs trained to sniff out accelerants like gasoline and propane, and to alert their handler to the presence of the accelerant.