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