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