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