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