Revapol One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Revapol This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Revapol Therefore, revapol you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Revapol Encouragement is harnessed through training, revapol socialization, revapol and - believe it or not - exercise.
Revapol That’s right, revapol providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, revapol and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Revapol It has been found that dogs that are not provided the ideal amount of exercise recommended for their breed are prone to destructive behaviors such as destroying property and digging. Revapol Dogs were not bred to be idle and will find other ways to release their energy if you don’t provide them with a positive outlet.
Revapol A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, revapol and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, revapol as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, revapol frustrated and distracted.
Revapol Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, revapol helps improve training, revapol and makes for an all around happy dog, revapol many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Revapol Busy and irregular work schedules, revapol fatigue, revapol and space limitations can create problems. Revapol However, revapol these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.
Revapol The following are some helpful tips you can apply to ensure your Puggle puppy is receiving the exercise he/she needs.
- Know the exercise your dog needs - First, revapol find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Revapol This includes walks and playtime. Revapol Remember, revapol the younger the dog, revapol the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Revapol A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.
Revapol This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, revapol nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Revapol Split the time up evenly between different activities. Revapol For instance, revapol two twenty minute walks, revapol 10 minute run around in the yard, revapol and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Revapol Remember, revapol you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, revapol if he/she’s moving, revapol they’re burning energy.
- Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Revapol You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, revapol but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Revapol Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Revapol Best of all, revapol walking also gives you time to bond.
- Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, revapol why not sit down in a comfy chair, revapol grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Revapol Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, revapol he/she will get their exercise, revapol and you can relax.
- Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, revapol so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Revapol Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Revapol This is a particularly good idea for those who have limited yard space or have busy schedules and cannot always take their dogs on nice walks. Revapol If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, revapol speak to you vet first.