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

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

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

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

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

Dexpak 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.

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

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