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