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

Deprinol That’s right, deprinol providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, deprinol and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Deprinol 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. Deprinol 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.

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

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

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

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

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