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

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

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

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

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

Receptozine 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.

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

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