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