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