Amethopterin One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Amethopterin This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Amethopterin Therefore, amethopterin you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Amethopterin Encouragement is harnessed through training, amethopterin socialization, amethopterin and - believe it or not - exercise.

Amethopterin That’s right, amethopterin providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, amethopterin and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Amethopterin 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. Amethopterin 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.

Amethopterin A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, amethopterin and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, amethopterin as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, amethopterin frustrated and distracted.

Amethopterin Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, amethopterin helps improve training, amethopterin and makes for an all around happy dog, amethopterin many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Amethopterin Busy and irregular work schedules, amethopterin fatigue, amethopterin and space limitations can create problems. Amethopterin However, amethopterin these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.

Amethopterin 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, amethopterin find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Amethopterin This includes walks and playtime. Amethopterin Remember, amethopterin the younger the dog, amethopterin the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Amethopterin A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.

Amethopterin This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, amethopterin nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Amethopterin Split the time up evenly between different activities. Amethopterin For instance, amethopterin two twenty minute walks, amethopterin 10 minute run around in the yard, amethopterin and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Amethopterin Remember, amethopterin you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, amethopterin if he/she’s moving, amethopterin they’re burning energy.

  • Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Amethopterin You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, amethopterin but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Amethopterin Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Amethopterin Best of all, amethopterin walking also gives you time to bond.
  • Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, amethopterin why not sit down in a comfy chair, amethopterin grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Amethopterin Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, amethopterin he/she will get their exercise, amethopterin and you can relax.
  • Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, amethopterin so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Amethopterin Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Amethopterin 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. Amethopterin If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, amethopterin speak to you vet first.