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