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

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

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

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

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

Cefalexin 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.

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

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