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

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

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

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

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

Glibedal 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.

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

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