Did you know that there is more than just a standard collar you can use for Puggle training? Different collars are designed to have diverse effects on a dog. Adalat cc For instance, adalat cc while one collar may be used to guide your dog, adalat cc another may be used for restraining him/her, adalat cc while still another may be used to discourage the development of negative behaviors.
Adalat cc The following is a list of training collars that can be used for dog training, adalat cc but are not the ideal choice for training a Puggle -
Adalat cc Prong Collar – This is a collar comprised of metal prongs that are linked together. Adalat cc When pressure is applied to the collar with the leash, adalat cc the dog receives a slight pinch on their neck. Adalat cc This pinch doesn’t hurt the dog, adalat cc as it has been designed to replicate the effect the mother dog’s teeth would have on her pup as she picked him/her up by the scruff of the neck. Adalat cc There is a correct way to apply the prong collar, adalat cc which should be learned before being used on a dog.
Adalat cc The prong collar is not recommended for dogs that have a tendency to pull on the leash, adalat cc and is a little extreme for Puggle training as they are only small dogs.
Adalat cc Head Halters – This type of collar is designed to fit on your dog’s head and is meant to restrain the movements of your pet. Adalat cc The theory for this collar is that if the owner can control the dog’s head, adalat cc the body must follow the resulting movement. Adalat cc When the leash is pulled, adalat cc the halter closes the dog’s mouth and restrains his/her head.
Adalat cc This is another collar that is not necessary for Puggle training as Puggles are not aggressive dogs and are not prone to lunging and biting.
Adalat cc Electronic Collar – Just as the name implies, adalat cc an electronic collar is designed to give the dog harmless shocks when he/she is exhibiting behaviors the owner disapproves of. Adalat cc However, adalat cc these collars have adjustable settings, adalat cc and if the setting is too high, adalat cc you can hurt the dog. Adalat cc Therefore, adalat cc this type of collar should only be used by experienced trainers and really isn’t necessary for a Puggle.
Adalat cc As you can see, adalat cc the above dog collars are too harsh for training a small dog like a Puggle. Adalat cc Therefore, adalat cc the fact remains that when it comes to Puggle training, adalat cc a standard, adalat cc durable leather or nylon collar or harness are perfect for training and keeping your dog under control.