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

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

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

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

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

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

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