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