Tag Archives: ask victoria

Positively Dog Training Episode 802

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.

Positively Dog Training Episode 410

Posted on: June 19, 2015 - 3 Comments

On this special episode, Victoria and Holly dedicate the entire show to answering Ask Victoria dog training questions. From what to do if your dog bites someone to how to improve a dog's fear of loud noises, this episode covers all your most pressing training questions.

Now Accepting Video Submissions for ‘Ask Victoria’!

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!

Top 10 New Year Do’s and Dont’s

Posted on: January 3, 2014 - 1 Comment

If you're adopting a dog this new year or choosing a puppy, think carefully about how you will select, socialize and train the new addition to the family.                                                       Read More

How to Become an Animal Communicator!

Posted on: July 2, 2012 - 3 Comments

Ever get the feeling your dog is talking to you? You’re right. If you’ve longed to know what’s going on in your dog’s heart and mind, and to communicate back, here’s a surefire way to connect. Learn to read what your dog is saying to you, and speak to your dog in a language your Read More

Ask Victoria – Jessica (Somerset)

Posted on: April 3, 2012 - 1 Comment

I am currently studying an Extended Diploma in Animal Management and I’m leading an investigation into whether the saying  ’You can’t teach an old dog new tricks’ is true or false. I want to look into this as I feel that there are so many older dogs in Rescue Centres because people either don’t believe Read More

Victoria to Lead New eHow Pets YouTube Channel

Posted on: March 10, 2012 - 2 Comments

Victoria Stilwell has been tapped to lead the content development and creation of eHow Pets - a brand-new YouTube channel to be launched on April 1, 2012. In an exclusive partnership with premier online digital media company Demand Media, Stilwell will be featured in the majority of the new channel's web video series, providing viewers with a wide-ranging array of training videos, pet-related featurettes, how-to segments, and fascinating reports from the world of dogs, cats and more.

Ask Victoria – Sam (Colorado)

Posted on: February 25, 2012 - 1 Comment

I just adopted a puppy from the shelter last week, and we just started training. He is doing well on the potty training, he rarely pees in the house, but he is having problems with my cat.  My cat keep hissing and he keeps barking.  My other question is with the lead training.  He pulls Read More

Ask Victoria – JK (Florissant, MS)

Posted on: February 3, 2012 - 1 Comment

We have a Pitbull female, 3years old.  We had to put our Shi Tzu down because of age and sickness. The problem now is the pitbull won’t go out to relieve herself and now goes in the house. How can we break this habit?  She doesn’t get much exercise.  She has not been the same Read More

Ask Victoria – Josephine (Alicante, Spain)

Posted on: January 11, 2012 - 3 Comments

I’ve got a three year old husky who was abandoned as a puppy and found by the police, so we adopted her. While walking her when she was four months old, an Alsatian bit her, and since then she’s extremely aggressive towards dogs (but loving to humans).  I’ve tried training – though did not agree Read More

Ask Victoria – Mary M. (from Niles)

Posted on: December 6, 2011 - 2 Comments

Victoria, I’m 13 years old and have wanted a dog since I was 5!  I have watched all of your It’s Me or the Dog  episodes and have your book.  How do I get my mom to let me get a dog ??!!  I have been looking at the different breeds and think the Brittany Read More

Ask Victoria – Lauren (Dominance)

Posted on: November 2, 2011 - 21 Comments

Dear Victoria: I love your show! I have two mini Australian shepherds. My female Alice was rescued from a puppy mill. She is very territorial when it comes to men. The second a man comes near her she begins barking non-stop. I’ve tried my command leave it, ignoring her, giving men treats to entice her, Read More

Ask Victoria – Annaleigh (AL)

Posted on: October 6, 2011 - 3 Comments

Hi Victoria: My yorkie-chihuahua won’t let me look at her teeth. She barks when someone comes to the door. I was sitting on the couch watching TV and she cried at the gate we have up. She also licks her bottom nonstop. She wont let me brush her teeth either. What should I do - Read More

Ask Victoria – Jamie P

Posted on: September 6, 2011 - 3 Comments

Dear Victoria: Our 2 yr old golden doodle has been diagnosed w/ OCD because she chases shadows constantly. She did not start this behavior until she was about a year old. We’ve tried medications that have not worked, but what we really want is to know if this is something that training would help. She Read More

Ask Victoria – Lauren

Posted on: August 4, 2011 - 28 Comments

Hi Victoria! I love your show!  I have two mini Australian shepherds.  My female Alice was rescued from a puppy mill.  She is very territorial when it comes to men.  The second a man comes near her she begins barking non-stop.  I’ve tried my command leave it, ignoring her, giving men treats to entice her, Read More

Ask Victoria – Kerrie Blake

Posted on: May 4, 2011 - No Comments

I have a lovely Bulldog called Harvey. He is very playful and happy dog within our home and back garden but as soon as we try and put his lead on he freezes… and if we actually manage to get him out of the house he stops and starts all the way and is very Read More

Ask Victoria – Akita doesn’t like strangers or being groomed

Posted on: April 6, 2011 - 14 Comments

April 5, 2011 Karen from North Wales writes:  We have a 22-month old Akita and he hates being groomed or bathed – he snaps and snarls.  He is adorable in every other way at home but he’s not great with strangers – he bares his teeth if they want to pet him.  He has never Read More