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

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

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

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

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

Glytop 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.

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

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