Mesalazine One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Mesalazine This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Mesalazine Therefore, mesalazine you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Mesalazine Encouragement is harnessed through training, mesalazine socialization, mesalazine and - believe it or not - exercise.

Mesalazine That’s right, mesalazine providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, mesalazine and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Mesalazine It has been found that dogs that are not provided the ideal amount of exercise recommended for their breed are prone to destructive behaviors such as destroying property and digging. Mesalazine Dogs were not bred to be idle and will find other ways to release their energy if you don’t provide them with a positive outlet.

Mesalazine A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, mesalazine and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, mesalazine as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, mesalazine frustrated and distracted.

Mesalazine Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, mesalazine helps improve training, mesalazine and makes for an all around happy dog, mesalazine many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Mesalazine Busy and irregular work schedules, mesalazine fatigue, mesalazine and space limitations can create problems. Mesalazine However, mesalazine these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.

Mesalazine The following are some helpful tips you can apply to ensure your Puggle puppy is receiving the exercise he/she needs.

  • Know the exercise your dog needs - First, mesalazine find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Mesalazine This includes walks and playtime. Mesalazine Remember, mesalazine the younger the dog, mesalazine the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Mesalazine A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.

Mesalazine This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, mesalazine nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Mesalazine Split the time up evenly between different activities. Mesalazine For instance, mesalazine two twenty minute walks, mesalazine 10 minute run around in the yard, mesalazine and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Mesalazine Remember, mesalazine you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, mesalazine if he/she’s moving, mesalazine they’re burning energy.

  • Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Mesalazine You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, mesalazine but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Mesalazine Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Mesalazine Best of all, mesalazine walking also gives you time to bond.
  • Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, mesalazine why not sit down in a comfy chair, mesalazine grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Mesalazine Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, mesalazine he/she will get their exercise, mesalazine and you can relax.
  • Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, mesalazine so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Mesalazine Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Mesalazine This is a particularly good idea for those who have limited yard space or have busy schedules and cannot always take their dogs on nice walks. Mesalazine If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, mesalazine speak to you vet first.