Compazine One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Compazine This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Compazine Therefore, compazine you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Compazine Encouragement is harnessed through training, compazine socialization, compazine and - believe it or not - exercise.

Compazine That’s right, compazine providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, compazine and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Compazine It has been found that dogs that are not provided the ideal amount of exercise recommended for their breed are prone to destructive behaviors such as destroying property and digging. Compazine Dogs were not bred to be idle and will find other ways to release their energy if you don’t provide them with a positive outlet.

Compazine A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, compazine and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, compazine as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, compazine frustrated and distracted.

Compazine Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, compazine helps improve training, compazine and makes for an all around happy dog, compazine many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Compazine Busy and irregular work schedules, compazine fatigue, compazine and space limitations can create problems. Compazine However, compazine these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.

Compazine The following are some helpful tips you can apply to ensure your Puggle puppy is receiving the exercise he/she needs.

  • Know the exercise your dog needs - First, compazine find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Compazine This includes walks and playtime. Compazine Remember, compazine the younger the dog, compazine the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Compazine A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.

Compazine This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, compazine nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Compazine Split the time up evenly between different activities. Compazine For instance, compazine two twenty minute walks, compazine 10 minute run around in the yard, compazine and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Compazine Remember, compazine you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, compazine if he/she’s moving, compazine they’re burning energy.

  • Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Compazine You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, compazine but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Compazine Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Compazine Best of all, compazine walking also gives you time to bond.
  • Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, compazine why not sit down in a comfy chair, compazine grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Compazine Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, compazine he/she will get their exercise, compazine and you can relax.
  • Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, compazine so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Compazine Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Compazine This is a particularly good idea for those who have limited yard space or have busy schedules and cannot always take their dogs on nice walks. Compazine If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, compazine speak to you vet first.