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