Tag Archives: thunderstorm phobia

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.


Posted on: April 29, 2015 - No Comments

Click here to read the April 2015 Edition of the Positively Newsletter.

Victoria’s AMHQ Segment on Thunderstorm Phobia

Posted on: September 24, 2014 - No Comments

Victoria was recently featured on the Weather Channel's morning show, AMHQ, where she talked about thunderstorm phobia.

Overcoming Thunderstorm Phobia

Posted on: August 22, 2013 - 8 Comments

Thunderstorm phobia is a relatively common problem for dogs, particularly for those that live in areas where stormy weather is commonplace. Whether fear of thunderstorms is elicited by a singular traumatic experience or prolonged exposure, the result is often highly distressing for dogs and owners. Without extensive behavioral therapy and management strategies, phobias become deeply ingrained and even harder to overcome.

Introducing the Canine Noise Phobia Series!

Posted on: November 2, 2011 - 3 Comments

My husband often asks me, “Do you really get new ideas from hearing other trainers speak at seminars and conferences? How much more can there possibly be to learn about how to be a better dog trainer?”  After having been married to me for the past 11 years, he fully understands that the field of Read More