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Ellis is a great trainer. If you are new to his system, be sure to start with his first DVD: "Power of training your dog with food" because that's where you will get a good understanding of how he uses "markers" in training.
 

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It depends on the foundation that the dog has. The "food" dvd covers the basic of Michael's marker training system, engagement, muscle-memory/pre heeling (basically heeling with a visible lure), and the correct way to sit, down, and stand. The best part of the dvd is when he talks about engagement although it's kind of cool to watch Michael spend something like 45 minutes explaining the correct way for a dog to sit lol.

He also has two dvds out that more geared towards specific exercises in OB: one on heeling and one on retrieve.
 

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His tugging DVD is very good too. "How to play with your dog": it's a topic not often covered in dog training (unless you are talking to a dog sport person). So that might a good place to start. Tugging is great for engagement training too.

If you have plans to show Madix in obedience or rally, then the heeling dvd is a good one to get at some point.
 
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