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