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

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

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

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

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

Amoxin 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.

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

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