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