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