Mestinon One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Mestinon This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Mestinon Therefore, mestinon you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Mestinon Encouragement is harnessed through training, mestinon socialization, mestinon and - believe it or not - exercise.
Mestinon That’s right, mestinon providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, mestinon and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Mestinon 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. Mestinon 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.
Mestinon A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, mestinon and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, mestinon as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, mestinon frustrated and distracted.
Mestinon Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, mestinon helps improve training, mestinon and makes for an all around happy dog, mestinon many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Mestinon Busy and irregular work schedules, mestinon fatigue, mestinon and space limitations can create problems. Mestinon However, mestinon these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.
Mestinon 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, mestinon find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Mestinon This includes walks and playtime. Mestinon Remember, mestinon the younger the dog, mestinon the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Mestinon A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.
Mestinon This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, mestinon nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Mestinon Split the time up evenly between different activities. Mestinon For instance, mestinon two twenty minute walks, mestinon 10 minute run around in the yard, mestinon and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Mestinon Remember, mestinon you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, mestinon if he/she’s moving, mestinon they’re burning energy.
- Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Mestinon You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, mestinon but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Mestinon Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Mestinon Best of all, mestinon walking also gives you time to bond.
- Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, mestinon why not sit down in a comfy chair, mestinon grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Mestinon Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, mestinon he/she will get their exercise, mestinon and you can relax.
- Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, mestinon so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Mestinon Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Mestinon 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. Mestinon If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, mestinon speak to you vet first.