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. Antabuse For instance, antabuse while one collar may be used to guide your dog, antabuse another may be used for restraining him/her, antabuse while still another may be used to discourage the development of negative behaviors.
Antabuse The following is a list of training collars that can be used for dog training, antabuse but are not the ideal choice for training a Puggle -
Antabuse Prong Collar – This is a collar comprised of metal prongs that are linked together. Antabuse When pressure is applied to the collar with the leash, antabuse the dog receives a slight pinch on their neck. Antabuse This pinch doesn’t hurt the dog, antabuse 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. Antabuse There is a correct way to apply the prong collar, antabuse which should be learned before being used on a dog.
Antabuse The prong collar is not recommended for dogs that have a tendency to pull on the leash, antabuse and is a little extreme for Puggle training as they are only small dogs.
Antabuse 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. Antabuse The theory for this collar is that if the owner can control the dog’s head, antabuse the body must follow the resulting movement. Antabuse When the leash is pulled, antabuse the halter closes the dog’s mouth and restrains his/her head.
Antabuse 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.
Antabuse Electronic Collar – Just as the name implies, antabuse an electronic collar is designed to give the dog harmless shocks when he/she is exhibiting behaviors the owner disapproves of. Antabuse However, antabuse these collars have adjustable settings, antabuse and if the setting is too high, antabuse you can hurt the dog. Antabuse Therefore, antabuse this type of collar should only be used by experienced trainers and really isn’t necessary for a Puggle.
Antabuse As you can see, antabuse the above dog collars are too harsh for training a small dog like a Puggle. Antabuse Therefore, antabuse the fact remains that when it comes to Puggle training, antabuse a standard, antabuse durable leather or nylon collar or harness are perfect for training and keeping your dog under control.