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