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