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