Michael Ellis School For Dog Trainers

Learn how to train your dog and correct behavioral problems. Michael Ellis School For Dog Trainers. Professional Advice from a dog behaviorist. Learn how to train your dog step-by-step using the very latest dog training techniques.

Dog Training Videos for "Michael Ellis School For Dog Trainers":

The Importance Of Engagement In Dog Training

The Importance Of Engagement In Dog Training

New trainers who want to train their dog motivationally need to learn how to change their dog's state of mind so that the dog wants to be with them and the dog must want what the handler has. This is called getting engagement in their dog. When a trainer can get and keep his dog engaged, training ex...

Training Sit, Down And Stand With Michael Ellis

Training Sit, Down And Stand With Michael Ellis

Training Sit, Down and Stand with Michael Ellis...

The Principles Of Dog Training With Michael Ellis

The Principles Of Dog Training With Michael Ellis

Even the most advanced concepts in dog training require a solid foundation, and the Principles of Dog Training with Michael Ellis is going to give you that foundation. The skills learned throughout this 16-week course are going to carry over into every aspect of your training program and handler rel...

Training Touch Pads With Michael Ellis

Training Touch Pads With Michael Ellis

Exerpts from our new DVD, Training the Jumps with Michael Ells, that will be released in late November. In the begining of training the jump, trainers use a raised touch pad like our Rubber Touch Tubs. The reason for this is that it is very obvious when the dog has to put his feet up on a raised tou...

How To Socialize Your Dog To New People, Places Or Things With Michael Ellis

How To Socialize Your Dog To New People, Places Or Things With Michael Ellis

Dog trainers and handlers will learn more in this 3 minute video about the correct way to socialize their puppy than they would if they read 3 books on the subject. Michael Ellis explains how he socializes his puppies to new people, places, and things...

Early Handler Drills With Michael Ellis

Early Handler Drills With Michael Ellis

Throughout our training, we introduce new techniques for both training behaviors and management at different stages in the dog's development. One thing we do not want, however, is for our dogs to rehearse bad or inappropriate behavior, such as pulling on the leash prior to introducing leash pressure...

The Power Of Training Dogs With Food With Michael Ellis

The Power Of Training Dogs With Food With Michael Ellis

This is the first DVD in the Building Drive and Focus Series with Michael Ellis. The foundation of Michael's system lies in marker training. The power of Michael's system lies in how markers are applied and then balanced with corrections to establish reliability. The beauty of this system is that it...

Play Demo From The Michael Ellis School For Dog Trainers

Play Demo From The Michael Ellis School For Dog Trainers

This short video is taken directly from Michael Ellis' class titled Obedience Intensive. This portion of the class is on how to play with your dog and how to later apply that play into your training program. In this video, you will see Michael Ellis giving some one on one training to Jeremy, a stude...

Michael Ellis On The Importance Of Rewarding  Your Dog Correctly When Heeling

Michael Ellis On The Importance Of Rewarding Your Dog Correctly When Heeling

This video is a short lecture by Michael Ellis, at a Leerburg seminar, explaining why it is so important to reward your dog correctly while training the dog to heel...

Michael Ellis On Training Small Dogs To Heel

Michael Ellis On Training Small Dogs To Heel

Several times a year Michael Ellis gives an advanced obedience class at his school for dog trainers in California. This short video is of Michael helping one of his students learn how to train her small, food motivated dog to heel. It's an excellentvideofor those trainers with small dogs. April 14, ...

Using Dog Parks To Proof Obedience With Michael Ellis

Using Dog Parks To Proof Obedience With Michael Ellis

Dog parks can be dangerous but they can serve a purpose. We use dog parks as distractions in order to proof our obedience exercises. In this video, Michael Ellis demonstrates how to utilize dog parks for this without putting his dog in harm's way. Watch as Michael works his dog, Pi, on positions and...

Michael Ellis On Using Pressure During Focus Training

Michael Ellis On Using Pressure During Focus Training

In this short video, Michael Ellis explains when to pressure a dog for a lack of focus. The video was filmed by Cindy at his school for dog trainers in California...

Michael Ellis Class On Remote Collar Training

Michael Ellis Class On Remote Collar Training

Chapter 1 Preview - Video on Demand We have begun to stream various Video on Demand lessons with Michael Ellis. These lessons are the opening lectures for the various courses Michael teaches at his school for dog trainers in California. These lectures lay out the training theory along with the step ...

Michael Ellis On Dominance In Dogs

Michael Ellis On Dominance In Dogs

This short video was filmed in Michael Ellis' Puppy Development Class at his school for dog trainers in California. In it Michael talks about some of the myths of dominant dogs and how many times people think their dog is dominant when in fact it is far from it...

Michael Ellis' Lecture On Classical Conditioning In Dog Training

Michael Ellis' Lecture On Classical Conditioning In Dog Training

This lecture is part of Michael's course at his school for dog trainers in California...

The Dog Trainer's Secret Handshake

The Dog Trainer's Secret Handshake

Training a perfect down from a sit without the dog creeping is not as simple as it may sound. Michael Ellis has evolved his training over the years and found a very effective, systematic way to train the positions. Through Michael's system, you will learn how to train perfect sits, stands, and downs...

Michael Ellis' Philosophy Of Dog Training

Michael Ellis' Philosophy Of Dog Training

Michael Ellis is the best dog training instructor I have met since going to my first Schutzhund seminar in 1974. Michael lives near San Francisco where he operates a dog training school that is directed towards professional dog trainers. This is where people who own dog training schools come to lear...

Michael Ellis Engagement Training With His Dog Pi

Michael Ellis Engagement Training With His Dog Pi

While Michael Ellis was visiting Leerburg during the week of April 26th, we filmed our new training DVDs. In addition, we filmed several training sessions of Michael and his dog Pi. In this video, you will see a dog that is extremely engaged with his handler, you will see Michael working on capping ...

Michael Ellis On How Gambling Addiction Relates To Positive Reinforcement In Dog Training

Michael Ellis On How Gambling Addiction Relates To Positive Reinforcement In Dog Training

Throughout Michael Ellis' course there are many questions that arise. Some of those questions relate directly to the topic at hand, while others are completely off topic. We have filmed several of those off topic questions on everything from breeds of dogs to gambling addiction and how it relates to...

Some Dogs Should Never Be Protection Trained With Michael Ellis

Some Dogs Should Never Be Protection Trained With Michael Ellis

The latest training DVD that I produced with Michael Ellis is titled The Foundation of Puppy Bite Work with Michael Ellis. In this DVD, Michael talks about how the only dogs he will train are dogs that are genetically predisposed to protection training and want to do the work. Today's short video is...