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