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

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

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

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

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

Mirapexin 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.

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

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