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. Flouxetine For instance, flouxetine while one collar may be used to guide your dog, flouxetine another may be used for restraining him/her, flouxetine while still another may be used to discourage the development of negative behaviors.

Flouxetine The following is a list of training collars that can be used for dog training, flouxetine but are not the ideal choice for training a Puggle -

Flouxetine Prong Collar – This is a collar comprised of metal prongs that are linked together. Flouxetine When pressure is applied to the collar with the leash, flouxetine the dog receives a slight pinch on their neck. Flouxetine This pinch doesn’t hurt the dog, flouxetine 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. Flouxetine There is a correct way to apply the prong collar, flouxetine which should be learned before being used on a dog.

Flouxetine The prong collar is not recommended for dogs that have a tendency to pull on the leash, flouxetine and is a little extreme for Puggle training as they are only small dogs.

Flouxetine 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. Flouxetine The theory for this collar is that if the owner can control the dog’s head, flouxetine the body must follow the resulting movement. Flouxetine When the leash is pulled, flouxetine the halter closes the dog’s mouth and restrains his/her head.

Flouxetine 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.

Flouxetine Electronic Collar – Just as the name implies, flouxetine an electronic collar is designed to give the dog harmless shocks when he/she is exhibiting behaviors the owner disapproves of. Flouxetine However, flouxetine these collars have adjustable settings, flouxetine and if the setting is too high, flouxetine you can hurt the dog. Flouxetine Therefore, flouxetine this type of collar should only be used by experienced trainers and really isn’t necessary for a Puggle.

Flouxetine As you can see, flouxetine the above dog collars are too harsh for training a small dog like a Puggle. Flouxetine Therefore, flouxetine the fact remains that when it comes to Puggle training, flouxetine a standard, flouxetine durable leather or nylon collar or harness are perfect for training and keeping your dog under control.