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

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

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

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

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

Ciprofloxacin 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.

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

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