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