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