Hyponrex One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Hyponrex This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Hyponrex Therefore, hyponrex you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Hyponrex Encouragement is harnessed through training, hyponrex socialization, hyponrex and - believe it or not - exercise.

Hyponrex That’s right, hyponrex providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, hyponrex and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Hyponrex It has been found that dogs that are not provided the ideal amount of exercise recommended for their breed are prone to destructive behaviors such as destroying property and digging. Hyponrex Dogs were not bred to be idle and will find other ways to release their energy if you don’t provide them with a positive outlet.

Hyponrex A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, hyponrex and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, hyponrex as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, hyponrex frustrated and distracted.

Hyponrex Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, hyponrex helps improve training, hyponrex and makes for an all around happy dog, hyponrex many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Hyponrex Busy and irregular work schedules, hyponrex fatigue, hyponrex and space limitations can create problems. Hyponrex However, hyponrex these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.

Hyponrex The following are some helpful tips you can apply to ensure your Puggle puppy is receiving the exercise he/she needs.

  • Know the exercise your dog needs - First, hyponrex find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Hyponrex This includes walks and playtime. Hyponrex Remember, hyponrex the younger the dog, hyponrex the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Hyponrex A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.

Hyponrex This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, hyponrex nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Hyponrex Split the time up evenly between different activities. Hyponrex For instance, hyponrex two twenty minute walks, hyponrex 10 minute run around in the yard, hyponrex and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Hyponrex Remember, hyponrex you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, hyponrex if he/she’s moving, hyponrex they’re burning energy.

  • Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Hyponrex You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, hyponrex but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Hyponrex Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Hyponrex Best of all, hyponrex walking also gives you time to bond.
  • Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, hyponrex why not sit down in a comfy chair, hyponrex grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Hyponrex Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, hyponrex he/she will get their exercise, hyponrex and you can relax.
  • Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, hyponrex so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Hyponrex Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Hyponrex This is a particularly good idea for those who have limited yard space or have busy schedules and cannot always take their dogs on nice walks. Hyponrex If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, hyponrex speak to you vet first.