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