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