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. Adizem For instance, adizem while one collar may be used to guide your dog, adizem another may be used for restraining him/her, adizem while still another may be used to discourage the development of negative behaviors.

Adizem The following is a list of training collars that can be used for dog training, adizem but are not the ideal choice for training a Puggle -

Adizem Prong Collar – This is a collar comprised of metal prongs that are linked together. Adizem When pressure is applied to the collar with the leash, adizem the dog receives a slight pinch on their neck. Adizem This pinch doesn’t hurt the dog, adizem 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. Adizem There is a correct way to apply the prong collar, adizem which should be learned before being used on a dog.

Adizem The prong collar is not recommended for dogs that have a tendency to pull on the leash, adizem and is a little extreme for Puggle training as they are only small dogs.

Adizem 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. Adizem The theory for this collar is that if the owner can control the dog’s head, adizem the body must follow the resulting movement. Adizem When the leash is pulled, adizem the halter closes the dog’s mouth and restrains his/her head.

Adizem 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.

Adizem Electronic Collar – Just as the name implies, adizem an electronic collar is designed to give the dog harmless shocks when he/she is exhibiting behaviors the owner disapproves of. Adizem However, adizem these collars have adjustable settings, adizem and if the setting is too high, adizem you can hurt the dog. Adizem Therefore, adizem this type of collar should only be used by experienced trainers and really isn’t necessary for a Puggle.

Adizem As you can see, adizem the above dog collars are too harsh for training a small dog like a Puggle. Adizem Therefore, adizem the fact remains that when it comes to Puggle training, adizem a standard, adizem durable leather or nylon collar or harness are perfect for training and keeping your dog under control.