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. Oxybutynin For instance, oxybutynin while one collar may be used to guide your dog, oxybutynin another may be used for restraining him/her, oxybutynin while still another may be used to discourage the development of negative behaviors.

Oxybutynin The following is a list of training collars that can be used for dog training, oxybutynin but are not the ideal choice for training a Puggle -

Oxybutynin Prong Collar – This is a collar comprised of metal prongs that are linked together. Oxybutynin When pressure is applied to the collar with the leash, oxybutynin the dog receives a slight pinch on their neck. Oxybutynin This pinch doesn’t hurt the dog, oxybutynin 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. Oxybutynin There is a correct way to apply the prong collar, oxybutynin which should be learned before being used on a dog.

Oxybutynin The prong collar is not recommended for dogs that have a tendency to pull on the leash, oxybutynin and is a little extreme for Puggle training as they are only small dogs.

Oxybutynin 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. Oxybutynin The theory for this collar is that if the owner can control the dog’s head, oxybutynin the body must follow the resulting movement. Oxybutynin When the leash is pulled, oxybutynin the halter closes the dog’s mouth and restrains his/her head.

Oxybutynin 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.

Oxybutynin Electronic Collar – Just as the name implies, oxybutynin an electronic collar is designed to give the dog harmless shocks when he/she is exhibiting behaviors the owner disapproves of. Oxybutynin However, oxybutynin these collars have adjustable settings, oxybutynin and if the setting is too high, oxybutynin you can hurt the dog. Oxybutynin Therefore, oxybutynin this type of collar should only be used by experienced trainers and really isn’t necessary for a Puggle.

Oxybutynin As you can see, oxybutynin the above dog collars are too harsh for training a small dog like a Puggle. Oxybutynin Therefore, oxybutynin the fact remains that when it comes to Puggle training, oxybutynin a standard, oxybutynin durable leather or nylon collar or harness are perfect for training and keeping your dog under control.