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