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