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