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

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

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

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

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

Aldactazide 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.

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

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