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