Posted on: August 8, 2016 - 5 Comments
The right kind of exercise is helpful to your dog's mental health, and the wrong kind can be harmful.
Posted on: March 28, 2016 - 2 Comments
Sometimes owning a reactive dog is just plain hard. The idea of getting up and taking a walk in the mornings, when I know I might end up with a whirling dervish instead of a dog at the end of my leash, makes me want to stay home under the covers, safe in bed. However, Read More
Posted on: December 24, 2015 - 2 Comments
Victoria and Holly get together on Christmas Eve for a special holiday edition of the Positively Podcast. They chat about a 100-year-old animal rescue volunteer, their holiday pet peeves, and the cringe-worthy Miss USA pageant night.
Posted on: November 9, 2015 - 5 Comments
Dog Training Frustration? Here are 14 things you can do to relax instead of getting frustrated with your dog.
Posted on: October 26, 2015 - 1 Comment
Whether it’s from trick or treaters, visiting relatives, or the other flurries of activity that come with the holiday season, a reactive dog is dealing with lots more stress during the holidays. Here are a few ways to promote relaxation and calm with your dog.
Posted on: August 12, 2015 - 23 Comments
This is Topher's story. I tell it now, even two years after it happened, to stress that while training takes time and patience, it’s worth it to help your dog have a better life.
Posted on: September 24, 2013 - 8 Comments
We all have fears. Every single person has them, even the toughest of the tough and the baddest of the bad. We're supposed to have fears, it's what allows us as a species to survive. The problem is that many of us are mocked, or worse, for our fears, which only begets a higher level of fear or creates new ones. However, if we had the opportunity to work with someone we TRUST, who could TEACH us how to CHANGE our perception of what we fear, we could lessen or overcome that fear, thereby ENJOYING life even more.
Posted on: November 23, 2010 - No Comments
In this special 'Ask Victoria' episode, Victoria devotes the entire episode to answering listeners' questions.
Posted on: August 9, 2010 - 17 Comments
Sierra and I had a pleasant play date at the park this morning with a friend and her adorable Corgi. We arrived early and had the place to ourselves, as is our habit, but after thirty minutes, other dogs began to arrive. Sierra loves to play. She was soon happily racing around with an Australian Read More