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