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