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