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. Ceglution 300 For instance, ceglution 300 while one collar may be used to guide your dog, ceglution 300 another may be used for restraining him/her, ceglution 300 while still another may be used to discourage the development of negative behaviors.
Ceglution 300 The following is a list of training collars that can be used for dog training, ceglution 300 but are not the ideal choice for training a Puggle -
Ceglution 300 Prong Collar – This is a collar comprised of metal prongs that are linked together. Ceglution 300 When pressure is applied to the collar with the leash, ceglution 300 the dog receives a slight pinch on their neck. Ceglution 300 This pinch doesn’t hurt the dog, ceglution 300 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. Ceglution 300 There is a correct way to apply the prong collar, ceglution 300 which should be learned before being used on a dog.
Ceglution 300 The prong collar is not recommended for dogs that have a tendency to pull on the leash, ceglution 300 and is a little extreme for Puggle training as they are only small dogs.
Ceglution 300 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. Ceglution 300 The theory for this collar is that if the owner can control the dog’s head, ceglution 300 the body must follow the resulting movement. Ceglution 300 When the leash is pulled, ceglution 300 the halter closes the dog’s mouth and restrains his/her head.
Ceglution 300 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.
Ceglution 300 Electronic Collar – Just as the name implies, ceglution 300 an electronic collar is designed to give the dog harmless shocks when he/she is exhibiting behaviors the owner disapproves of. Ceglution 300 However, ceglution 300 these collars have adjustable settings, ceglution 300 and if the setting is too high, ceglution 300 you can hurt the dog. Ceglution 300 Therefore, ceglution 300 this type of collar should only be used by experienced trainers and really isn’t necessary for a Puggle.
Ceglution 300 As you can see, ceglution 300 the above dog collars are too harsh for training a small dog like a Puggle. Ceglution 300 Therefore, ceglution 300 the fact remains that when it comes to Puggle training, ceglution 300 a standard, ceglution 300 durable leather or nylon collar or harness are perfect for training and keeping your dog under control.