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

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

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

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

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

Promethegan 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.

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

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