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