Posts tagged "leash training"

Victoria Stilwell Tells Steve Dale She's Positive e-Collars are Abusive

Victoria Stilwell Tells Steve Dale She's Positive e-Collars are Abusive
On Steve Dale’s Pet World on WGN Radio, listen HERE to dog trainer Victoria Stilwell from Animal Planet’s It’s Me or the Dog. I asked her about actress Eva Mendes fancying a shock or electronic collar. “It’s one thing about putting one around your hand to try to test them, it’s another thing to put... Read more »

Reader Questions, Cat Doesn't Like Going to Vet; Impact of Pulling on Leash; Hyperesthesia syndrome

Reader Questions, Cat Doesn't Like Going to Vet; Impact of Pulling on Leash; Hyperesthesia syndrome
Q: Our cat, who’s at least 12 years old, has always been traumatized during her yearly veterinary exams. On her most recent visit, the vet indicated the cat’s heart was galloping, apparently because the visit was so stressful, and prescribed Atenolol. What can we do to make these trips less traumatic? Also, when we’re away... Read more »
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