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

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

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

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

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

Antabus 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.

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

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