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