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