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. Levamisole For instance, levamisole while one collar may be used to guide your dog, levamisole another may be used for restraining him/her, levamisole while still another may be used to discourage the development of negative behaviors.

Levamisole The following is a list of training collars that can be used for dog training, levamisole but are not the ideal choice for training a Puggle -

Levamisole Prong Collar – This is a collar comprised of metal prongs that are linked together. Levamisole When pressure is applied to the collar with the leash, levamisole the dog receives a slight pinch on their neck. Levamisole This pinch doesn’t hurt the dog, levamisole 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. Levamisole There is a correct way to apply the prong collar, levamisole which should be learned before being used on a dog.

Levamisole The prong collar is not recommended for dogs that have a tendency to pull on the leash, levamisole and is a little extreme for Puggle training as they are only small dogs.

Levamisole 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. Levamisole The theory for this collar is that if the owner can control the dog’s head, levamisole the body must follow the resulting movement. Levamisole When the leash is pulled, levamisole the halter closes the dog’s mouth and restrains his/her head.

Levamisole 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.

Levamisole Electronic Collar – Just as the name implies, levamisole an electronic collar is designed to give the dog harmless shocks when he/she is exhibiting behaviors the owner disapproves of. Levamisole However, levamisole these collars have adjustable settings, levamisole and if the setting is too high, levamisole you can hurt the dog. Levamisole Therefore, levamisole this type of collar should only be used by experienced trainers and really isn’t necessary for a Puggle.

Levamisole As you can see, levamisole the above dog collars are too harsh for training a small dog like a Puggle. Levamisole Therefore, levamisole the fact remains that when it comes to Puggle training, levamisole a standard, levamisole durable leather or nylon collar or harness are perfect for training and keeping your dog under control.