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

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

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

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

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

Duolin 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.

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

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