OwlTail

Cover image of Positively Dog Training - The Official Victoria Stilwell Podcast

Positively Dog Training - The Official Victoria Stilwell Podcast

World-renowned dog trainer Victoria Stilwell (It’s Me or the Dog) talks pet topics, answers fan questions, and gives dog training and behavior advice.

Weekly hand curated podcast episodes for learning

Popular episodes

All episodes

The best episodes ranked using user listens.

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 511

Exclusively in this podcast, you'll hear the firsthand account of Victoria's police dog bite accident: what happened, why it happened, and what she's doing to prevent another accident from happening in the future.

48mins

18 May 2016

Rank #1

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 509

Victoria and Holly chat about what they would do for animals if they won the lottery, Holly's annual "Regiftmas" party, and Victoria's upcoming trip to Villalobos Rescue Center.

33mins

11 Jan 2016

Rank #2

Similar Podcasts

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 803

Aly and Victoria discuss how you can make your dog feel more comfortable during the holidays. Whether your dog is shy of people or a social butterfly, discover great ways to prevent overwhelm and set your dog up for success. How can you teach visiting children to understand what your dog needs and to respect your dog’s space? Can you feed your dog table scraps?

24mins

25 Dec 2018

Rank #3

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 103

In this episode, Victoria and Holly discuss: Victoria's recent travels to the UK for the Dogs Trust Awards. Her trip to San Diego for Petapalooza. Her upcoming plans to be in New York City for the upcoming season of It's Me or the Dog. The inside scoop on the behind the scenes of what goes into each episode of It's Me or the Dog from casting through the final edit. In Victoria's Animal Academy quiz, she grills Holly about dog breed trivia. During the Ask Victoria segment, Victoria answers listeners' questions about: separation anxiety fear aggression in a rescued German Shepherd/Lab mixEpisode Links:Dogs Trusthttp://www.dogstrust.org.uk/

37mins

26 Jul 2010

Rank #4

Most Popular Podcasts

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 710

Victoria and Holly ring in the new year with a special guest in studio and discussing several of the new projects and developments coming in 2018 in the Positively ecosystem.

55mins

1 Jan 2018

Rank #5

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 504 – Thanksgiving!

In this special Thanksgiving edition of the podcast, Victoria and Holly welcome back Dr. Paula Bloom, who peppers Victoria with questions about her new puppy, Suki. Victoria catches up with the Positively mailbag in Ask Victoria, and Alex makes a guest appearance to stump the grownups with some tough questions in the (not so) Animal Academy.

53mins

26 Nov 2015

Rank #6

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 203

Victoria and Holly are joined by Dr. Paula Bloom as they discuss how to change perceptions of pit bulls, dogs digging in backyards, doggie daycare and much more.

38mins

28 Oct 2011

Rank #7

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 610

Season 6 ends with a bang as Holly and Victoria reveal two brand new releases that listeners will be able to enjoy.

33mins

22 Feb 2017

Rank #8

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 703

What’s the real reason so many people won’t adopt rescue dogs, and what happens when fosters or adoptions don’t go well? Also, a discussion about ‘foster failures’, bullied dogs, dogs that don’t like kids, dogs that lean on guests, and dogs that won’t potty outside.

35mins

20 Oct 2017

Rank #9

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 307

Recaps of 40th birthday plans, the Denver Dog Bite Conference and VSPDT member retreat, interview with dog trainer Sue Sternberg, and Ask Victoria questions about digging dogs, aggressive farm dogs, rough play and more.

1hr 2mins

12 Nov 2012

Rank #10

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 304

Victoria & Holly are joined by the founder of Detroit Dog Rescue and the producer of her new Ehow Pets YouTube channel.

49mins

20 Sep 2012

Rank #11

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 609

On this jam-packed episode of the Positively Podcast, Holly and Victoria first  chat about Victoria's new book and some of the fascinating research that's being conducted on canine cognition.Here are a few of the questions they discuss: Do dogs dream? How can you tell if your dog is in pain? Why do small dogs live longer than larger dogs?Also on this episode of the podcast is an interview with K-9 Ninja Roo Yori, who has become a household name both through his endeavors on American Ninja Warrior as well as his work promoting pit-bull type dogs.And finally, a round of Ask Victoria questions and Animal Academy questions will both fascinate and entertain you!

47mins

13 Feb 2017

Rank #12

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 209

Victoria recaps her recent trip to the UK. Holly talks about her work this week on CNN. Victoria's & Holly's husbands join them in studio to defend their dog-owning habits and shed light on the co-hosts' life beyond the cameras.

1hr 2mins

10 Dec 2011

Rank #13

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 104

In this episode, Victoria and Holly discuss: The first episode of the new season of It's Me or the Dog in New York City. The toll of working away from her family Holly's new coffeeshop - The Funky Monkey in Atlanta Anthropomorphizing dogs in the form of dog painting and dog costumes. Victoria's take on dog clothing. The 2nd half of Victoria's dog senses quiz in Animal Academy. Holly's background in the news and radio business - how she started, her history as a reporter with CNN, her work as a DJ on the radio, and what she's working on now. Victoria answers listeners' questions about: her dog Sadie excessive salivation the use of choke chains on leash-pulling dogsEmail the show.Episode Links:20/20 Show link to piece on dog painting/costumesYouTube clip - Dramatic Stalking CatHolly at the Burt Reynolds Museum:

40mins

10 Aug 2010

Rank #14

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 310

Dogs Today editor Beverley Cuddy calls the Positively hotline to discuss everything from how the book 50 Shades of Grey relates to dog training to the battle between dominance positive training. Also, new Ask Victoria questions.

51mins

5 Dec 2012

Rank #15

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 210

Victoria & Holly recap the Reindog Parade, Holly's work on CNN and Homeless Pets Clubs. Filmmaker Jemima Harrison calls in to discuss breed standards issues.

1hr 2mins

16 Dec 2011

Rank #16

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 608

Victoria and Holly chat about the Victoria Stilwell Academy and the latest news from the program. They also answer your most pressing dog training questions!

44mins

6 Feb 2017

Rank #17

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 313

A Holiday-themed podcast for your end-of-year listening pleasure! (Warning: not a lot of dog talk here.)

39mins

25 Dec 2012

Rank #18

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 108

Victoria gives us an update on the new season of IMOTD while discussing her role as a counselor to humans on the show as well as dogs.The hot topic is pet bereavement and grieving: how pets grieve for each other and how animals have a greater capacity than we're aware of. Victoria discusses the loss of her 3 cats, including the recent passing of her Maine Coon Angelica and the impact of her death on her daughter, Alex. Holly discusses her 20-year old cat, Ricky, who is currently suffering from mass cell disease.Also discussed: the use of anti-depressants on animals, why it should be a last resort, potential side effects, and how important it is to pair the drugs with behavioral therapy. Also: other homeopathic remedies, dog-appeasing pheremones, anxiety wrap shirts, etc.They discuss listener emails about previous episodes, including responses to the conversation about extreme grooming. They touch on how animals learn and think, and especially which species of animals can recognize themselves. Listeners chime in about feeding their dogs BARF (Biologically Appropriate Raw Food) diet, the Michael Vick dogs, and requests for Victoria to sing on the show.

30mins

10 Oct 2010

Rank #19

Podcast cover

Positively Dog Training Episode 606

Victoria and Holly are gearing up for the holiday season, and chat about how the stress of the holidays affects both people and their pets. Victoria gives some tips for keeping your dogs happy and healthy over the holidays, and the pair chats about their thoughts on when one person tells them they prefer one of their dogs over the other.Another feel-good holiday story the ladies cover is a young boy who is willing to give up everything he has to help a dog in need.Ask Victoria questions include: Is getting a new puppy a good idea for a grieving older dog? Do pit bulls need to be treated differently from other dogs? Why does my dog nip at guests when they come over? How can you teach a blind dog to negotiate stairs? How can you stop a dog from biting people's feet? What's the best way to stop a dog from jumping on people?

31mins

19 Dec 2016

Rank #20