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

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

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

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

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

Cymbalta 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.

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

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