Pet Behavior Training Services


Watch pet training expert Victoria Swanson solve common behavioral problems using only positive reinforcement, praise and reward treats. This series of videos for West Michigan ABC affiliate WZZM TV13 morning show Take Five provides advice on raising a healthy, happy dog or cat (with your sanity intact!). For more specific information, please contact Victoria.


Flea and Tick Preventative

How to prevent Fleas and Ticks

 Top 5 Winter Activities for You and Your Dog

Winter Woof-fully Fun Activities, Learn What They Are

6 Facts About Dog Allergies

Learn About Dog Allergies

Keeping Exercise Fun for Pet Lovers

Fun Ways to Exercise with your Dog

Top 5 Ideas to Honor Man's Best Friend

Fun ideas to do with your dog

Pets as Christmas Gift

Learn how to make this a positive experience for everyone

Adoption is the Best Option

Find out WHY adoption is best and how do make it successful!

Top 5 Best Dog Breeds For Kids

What breeds are best for kids?

How Our Pets can SAVE our New Year's Resolution

Learn how to help your pets transitiion into their new home

Moving - Help Your Pets Adjust

Learn how to help your pets transitiion into their new home

Fostering Pets

Do you have what it takes to be a Foster Pet-Parent?

Animal Hoarding

An educational video with accompanying article that describes the sad truth of animal hoarding.

Estate Planning for Our Pets

Planning for our pets future and their well-being.

Cat Person or Dog Lover?

Why do some people prefer cats and other prefer dogs?

Pets & Summer Heat

HOT weather + Vehicles is a dangerous place for our pets.

Fireworks, Noise & Pets

How to keep your pet calm during fireworks and loud noises.

Holistic Pet Products

Recipes and ideas for more natural homeopathic pet food/treats.

Benefits of Owning a Pet

How owning pets can improve your own health and well-being.

Puppy Mill Rescue Pets

The challengesf adpting pets from difficult situations.

Easter Pets & Holiday Safety

Keep new and existing pets safe during holiday vacations.

Puppy Obedience Training Tips

Learn important tips to get started with your new puppy.

Getting A New Kitten / Cat

Recommended products when getting a new kitten or cat.

New Designer Dog Breeds

See four new designer breeds and learn about their hybrid traits.

Leaving Pets Home Alone

Learn how long cats / dogs should be left home alone.

Homemade Eco-Friendly Cat Toys

Discover household items that keep your cats entertained for hours.

Cats & Dogs

Learn how your cat and dog can live together in harmony.

Dog Attacks

Victoria teaches how to protect yourself if a dog attacks.

Indoor / Outdoor Cats

Victoria offers the pros/cons and tips for having indoor/outdoor cats.

Potty Training Your Cat

Train and troubleshoot litterbox training for your new kitten.

Separation Anxiety in Pets

Help your dog cope with being home alone during Back-to-School time.

Pets in Hot Weather

Learn how to keep your pets safe and cool during hot summer weather.

Small Dog Syndrome

Smaller breeds often receive different treatment, but you can avoid this.

Car Safety for Your Dog

How to use pet car seats and other tips to keep your dog safe in the car.

Summer Socializing with Your Dog

Teach good manners and find social activities you and your dog can enjoy together.

Find a Quality Dog Breeder

How to know if your seller is reputable and get what you pay for.

What Records to Keep on Your Pet

Pet owners should keep records & important info about their dogs.

How to Find Lost Pets

What you can do to help locate your lost pet and how to make sure your pet is equipped with information to help for a quick recovery.

Holidays and Pets

Learn how to keep your pet happy and safe during the hustle and bustle of the holiday season.

Pets and Weight

Has your dog packed on a few extra pounds? Learn where to begin and what you should do to get your pet on a healthy exercise and eating program.