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

Grape seed extract The following is a list of training collars that can be used for dog training, grape seed extract but are not the ideal choice for training a Puggle -

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

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

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

Grape seed extract 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.

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

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