Aldactone One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Aldactone This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Aldactone Therefore, aldactone you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Aldactone Encouragement is harnessed through training, aldactone socialization, aldactone and - believe it or not - exercise.
Aldactone That’s right, aldactone providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, aldactone and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Aldactone It has been found that dogs that are not provided the ideal amount of exercise recommended for their breed are prone to destructive behaviors such as destroying property and digging. Aldactone Dogs were not bred to be idle and will find other ways to release their energy if you don’t provide them with a positive outlet.
Aldactone A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, aldactone and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, aldactone as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, aldactone frustrated and distracted.
Aldactone Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, aldactone helps improve training, aldactone and makes for an all around happy dog, aldactone many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Aldactone Busy and irregular work schedules, aldactone fatigue, aldactone and space limitations can create problems. Aldactone However, aldactone these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.
Aldactone The following are some helpful tips you can apply to ensure your Puggle puppy is receiving the exercise he/she needs.
- Know the exercise your dog needs - First, aldactone find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Aldactone This includes walks and playtime. Aldactone Remember, aldactone the younger the dog, aldactone the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Aldactone A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.
Aldactone This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, aldactone nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Aldactone Split the time up evenly between different activities. Aldactone For instance, aldactone two twenty minute walks, aldactone 10 minute run around in the yard, aldactone and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Aldactone Remember, aldactone you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, aldactone if he/she’s moving, aldactone they’re burning energy.
- Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Aldactone You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, aldactone but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Aldactone Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Aldactone Best of all, aldactone walking also gives you time to bond.
- Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, aldactone why not sit down in a comfy chair, aldactone grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Aldactone Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, aldactone he/she will get their exercise, aldactone and you can relax.
- Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, aldactone so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Aldactone Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Aldactone This is a particularly good idea for those who have limited yard space or have busy schedules and cannot always take their dogs on nice walks. Aldactone If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, aldactone speak to you vet first.