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