Tag Archives: dog training advice

Malcolm’s Story

Posted on: September 23, 2019 - No Comments

Malcolm the golden retriever is a young active dog who just needed a bit of structure in his life. Victoria Stilwell Academy graduate Deb Norris was there to provide it. We love seeing our graduates change the world for dogs and their people!  Do you live with a Malcolm? Take a look at Malcolm's story Read More

Consider the Source

Posted on: December 11, 2017 - No Comments

Before I started my career as a dog trainer, I studied broadcast journalism in college. I remember one of my professors constantly repeating the phrase "consider the source." That phrase has stuck with me throughout the years, and I've found it to be quite relevant to my work as a trainer. 

14 Things to Do Instead of Being Frustrated with Your Dog

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.

Meet “Ms. Manners”!

Posted on: February 26, 2015 - No Comments

My "Ms. Manners" column in this month's edition of Dogster Magazine has all my best training tips --and this month we're talking about jumping.

The New VSPDT Phone Consultation Program – Talk to a VSPDT Trainer!

Posted on: May 25, 2013 - 4 Comments

Victoria Stilwell Positively has made its global network of world-class dog trainers available to every person in the world who is looking for science-based, professional help with their dogs via the new VSPDT Phone Consultation Program.