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