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