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

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

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

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

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

Amoxapine 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.

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

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