Aspen Ski Patrol and Skijoring | American Dog With Victoria Stilwell

submitted by _angela_ on 07/30/15 1

Like this amazing dog story? Thumbs up above and Subscribe: bit.ly/PocmAb Want more amazing dog stories? bit.ly/TcG1qC Want great dog training tips with Victoria Stilwell? bit.ly/TQFfAJ On this episode of American Dog, Victoria Stilwell takes you to Aspen, Colorado, to give you an inside look at two wonderful dog stories: Aspen Ski Patrol's Avalanche Dog Program and Skijoring with trainer Louisa Morrissey. The Avalanche Dog Program serves a critical role in the event of an avalanche. Dogs are trained using reward and confidence-building techniques as they learn to quickly locate avalanche victims who are buried in the snow. In the next segment, Victoria introduces you to the sport of Skijoring with trainer Louisa Morrissey. Skijoring is basically dog sledding but with skis. Louisa's uses positive reinforcement training techniques to build confidence and a strong sense of teamwork between the dogs and handlers. Have a question for Victoria? She'll be checking in regularly, so be sure to leave your comments and questions below. American Dog tells the incredible stories of dogs and humans affecting each other's lives for the better. Victoria Stilwell is widely known as a dog trainer, author, and television presenter. Stilwell served as a judge on the CBS show Greatest American Dog and is best known as the host of the Animal Planet dog training TV show It's Me or the Dog, where she counsels families with problem pets and solves their dogs' behavior problems. In 2010, she launched Positively, the world's first global network of hand-picked world-class dog trainers dedicated to providing the public a brand name they can trust in humane, force-free training. More from Victoria: positively.com Some More Dog Videos You Might Like: www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rh0v_9cAC2U www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fkwcCGnRq4 www.youtube.com/watch?v=8etu6gHdxqM

Leave a comment

Be the first to comment

Collections with this video
Email
Message
×
Embed video on a website or blog
Width
px
Height
px
×
Join Huzzaz
Start collecting all your favorite videos
×
Log in
Join Huzzaz

facebook login
×
Retrieve username and password
Name
Enter your email address to retrieve your username and password
(Check your spam folder if you don't find it in your inbox)

×