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