Dicyclomine One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Dicyclomine This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Dicyclomine Therefore, dicyclomine you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Dicyclomine Encouragement is harnessed through training, dicyclomine socialization, dicyclomine and - believe it or not - exercise.
Dicyclomine That’s right, dicyclomine providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, dicyclomine and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Dicyclomine 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. Dicyclomine 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.
Dicyclomine A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, dicyclomine and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, dicyclomine as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, dicyclomine frustrated and distracted.
Dicyclomine Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, dicyclomine helps improve training, dicyclomine and makes for an all around happy dog, dicyclomine many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Dicyclomine Busy and irregular work schedules, dicyclomine fatigue, dicyclomine and space limitations can create problems. Dicyclomine However, dicyclomine these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.
Dicyclomine 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, dicyclomine find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Dicyclomine This includes walks and playtime. Dicyclomine Remember, dicyclomine the younger the dog, dicyclomine the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Dicyclomine A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.
Dicyclomine This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, dicyclomine nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Dicyclomine Split the time up evenly between different activities. Dicyclomine For instance, dicyclomine two twenty minute walks, dicyclomine 10 minute run around in the yard, dicyclomine and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Dicyclomine Remember, dicyclomine you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, dicyclomine if he/she’s moving, dicyclomine they’re burning energy.
- Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Dicyclomine You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, dicyclomine but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Dicyclomine Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Dicyclomine Best of all, dicyclomine walking also gives you time to bond.
- Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, dicyclomine why not sit down in a comfy chair, dicyclomine grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Dicyclomine Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, dicyclomine he/she will get their exercise, dicyclomine and you can relax.
- Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, dicyclomine so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Dicyclomine Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Dicyclomine 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. Dicyclomine If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, dicyclomine speak to you vet first.