Neofel xl One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Neofel xl This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Neofel xl Therefore, neofel xl you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Neofel xl Encouragement is harnessed through training, neofel xl socialization, neofel xl and - believe it or not - exercise.
Neofel xl That’s right, neofel xl providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, neofel xl and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Neofel xl It has been found that dogs that are not provided the ideal amount of exercise recommended for their breed are prone to destructive behaviors such as destroying property and digging. Neofel xl Dogs were not bred to be idle and will find other ways to release their energy if you don’t provide them with a positive outlet.
Neofel xl A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, neofel xl and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, neofel xl as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, neofel xl frustrated and distracted.
Neofel xl Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, neofel xl helps improve training, neofel xl and makes for an all around happy dog, neofel xl many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Neofel xl Busy and irregular work schedules, neofel xl fatigue, neofel xl and space limitations can create problems. Neofel xl However, neofel xl these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.
Neofel xl The following are some helpful tips you can apply to ensure your Puggle puppy is receiving the exercise he/she needs.
- Know the exercise your dog needs - First, neofel xl find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Neofel xl This includes walks and playtime. Neofel xl Remember, neofel xl the younger the dog, neofel xl the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Neofel xl A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.
Neofel xl This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, neofel xl nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Neofel xl Split the time up evenly between different activities. Neofel xl For instance, neofel xl two twenty minute walks, neofel xl 10 minute run around in the yard, neofel xl and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Neofel xl Remember, neofel xl you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, neofel xl if he/she’s moving, neofel xl they’re burning energy.
- Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Neofel xl You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, neofel xl but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Neofel xl Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Neofel xl Best of all, neofel xl walking also gives you time to bond.
- Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, neofel xl why not sit down in a comfy chair, neofel xl grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Neofel xl Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, neofel xl he/she will get their exercise, neofel xl and you can relax.
- Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, neofel xl so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Neofel xl Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Neofel xl This is a particularly good idea for those who have limited yard space or have busy schedules and cannot always take their dogs on nice walks. Neofel xl If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, neofel xl speak to you vet first.