Eremfat One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Eremfat This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Eremfat Therefore, eremfat you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Eremfat Encouragement is harnessed through training, eremfat socialization, eremfat and - believe it or not - exercise.

Eremfat That’s right, eremfat providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, eremfat and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Eremfat 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. Eremfat 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.

Eremfat A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, eremfat and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, eremfat as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, eremfat frustrated and distracted.

Eremfat Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, eremfat helps improve training, eremfat and makes for an all around happy dog, eremfat many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Eremfat Busy and irregular work schedules, eremfat fatigue, eremfat and space limitations can create problems. Eremfat However, eremfat these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.

Eremfat 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, eremfat find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Eremfat This includes walks and playtime. Eremfat Remember, eremfat the younger the dog, eremfat the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Eremfat A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.

Eremfat This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, eremfat nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Eremfat Split the time up evenly between different activities. Eremfat For instance, eremfat two twenty minute walks, eremfat 10 minute run around in the yard, eremfat and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Eremfat Remember, eremfat you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, eremfat if he/she’s moving, eremfat they’re burning energy.

  • Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Eremfat You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, eremfat but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Eremfat Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Eremfat Best of all, eremfat walking also gives you time to bond.
  • Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, eremfat why not sit down in a comfy chair, eremfat grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Eremfat Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, eremfat he/she will get their exercise, eremfat and you can relax.
  • Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, eremfat so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Eremfat Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Eremfat 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. Eremfat If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, eremfat speak to you vet first.