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