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

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

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

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

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

Metfornin 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.

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

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