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