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