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

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

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

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

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

Bystolic 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.

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

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