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