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

Inhibitol That’s right, inhibitol providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, inhibitol and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Inhibitol 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. Inhibitol 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.

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

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

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

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

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