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

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

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

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

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

Bespar 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.

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

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