Lookit this!

Victoria Schade Dog Life, Writing

You guys … Is this cover adorable or what? I’m so excited for my next novel, coming 3/24/20! (And available for pre-order now!) Here’s a quiz to see if WHO …

Set Life

Victoria Schade Dog Life, Dog Training

Last week I worked on a shoot that had the potential to be tough for a bunch of reasons: — I’d never worked with the production company before — It …

I Have Opinions

Victoria Schade Dog Life, Dog Training

I’ve wanted to do dog product reviews for years because dogdammit, I know stuff! Not only do I have 19 years of dog training experience behind me, I also owned …

Flex That Muscle

Victoria Schade Dog Life, Dog Training

If you follow any of my social media accounts (Insta = @LifeontheLeash and Twitter = @VictoriaSchade) you’ll notice a recent uptick in “Millie on the road” content. (From left, that’s …

Nice to Meet You, Olive

Victoria Schade Dog Life

It turns out Olive is not part Malamute, as her original DNA test from 6 years ago suggested. We received the new and improved results and they make a lot …

The Words We Choose

Victoria Schade Dog Life, Dog Training

Housebreak. Correct. Command. Obedience. These words have been a part of dog training since forever. Hell, my first dog training business eighteen years ago had the word “obedience” in it. …

Getting to Know You

Victoria Schade Dog Life

The above photo was the one that sold us on Olive. We’d lost our boxer and wanted to add a sibling for Millie our smooth Brussels Griffon. The description said …