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