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

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

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

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

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

Cilamox 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.

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

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