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

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

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

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

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

Dilatam 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.

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

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