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