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

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

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

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

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

Butenafine 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.

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

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