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