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

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

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

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

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

Danocrine 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.

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

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