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