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

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

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

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

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

Cefpodoxime 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.

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

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