Aquazide h One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Aquazide h This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Aquazide h Therefore, aquazide h you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Aquazide h Encouragement is harnessed through training, aquazide h socialization, aquazide h and - believe it or not - exercise.
Aquazide h That’s right, aquazide h providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, aquazide h and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Aquazide h 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. Aquazide h 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.
Aquazide h A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, aquazide h and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, aquazide h as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, aquazide h frustrated and distracted.
Aquazide h Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, aquazide h helps improve training, aquazide h and makes for an all around happy dog, aquazide h many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Aquazide h Busy and irregular work schedules, aquazide h fatigue, aquazide h and space limitations can create problems. Aquazide h However, aquazide h these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.
Aquazide h 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, aquazide h find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Aquazide h This includes walks and playtime. Aquazide h Remember, aquazide h the younger the dog, aquazide h the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Aquazide h A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.
Aquazide h This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, aquazide h nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Aquazide h Split the time up evenly between different activities. Aquazide h For instance, aquazide h two twenty minute walks, aquazide h 10 minute run around in the yard, aquazide h and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Aquazide h Remember, aquazide h you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, aquazide h if he/she’s moving, aquazide h they’re burning energy.
- Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Aquazide h You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, aquazide h but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Aquazide h Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Aquazide h Best of all, aquazide h walking also gives you time to bond.
- Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, aquazide h why not sit down in a comfy chair, aquazide h grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Aquazide h Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, aquazide h he/she will get their exercise, aquazide h and you can relax.
- Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, aquazide h so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Aquazide h Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Aquazide h 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. Aquazide h If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, aquazide h speak to you vet first.