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