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