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

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

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

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

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

Ashwagandha 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.

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

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