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