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