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

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

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

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

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

Enatec 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.

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

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