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

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

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

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

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

Malaquin 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.

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

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