Skelaxin One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Skelaxin This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Skelaxin Therefore, skelaxin you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Skelaxin Encouragement is harnessed through training, skelaxin socialization, skelaxin and - believe it or not - exercise.

Skelaxin That’s right, skelaxin providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, skelaxin and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Skelaxin 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. Skelaxin 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.

Skelaxin A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, skelaxin and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, skelaxin as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, skelaxin frustrated and distracted.

Skelaxin Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, skelaxin helps improve training, skelaxin and makes for an all around happy dog, skelaxin many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Skelaxin Busy and irregular work schedules, skelaxin fatigue, skelaxin and space limitations can create problems. Skelaxin However, skelaxin these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.

Skelaxin 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, skelaxin find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Skelaxin This includes walks and playtime. Skelaxin Remember, skelaxin the younger the dog, skelaxin the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Skelaxin A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.

Skelaxin This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, skelaxin nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Skelaxin Split the time up evenly between different activities. Skelaxin For instance, skelaxin two twenty minute walks, skelaxin 10 minute run around in the yard, skelaxin and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Skelaxin Remember, skelaxin you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, skelaxin if he/she’s moving, skelaxin they’re burning energy.

  • Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Skelaxin You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, skelaxin but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Skelaxin Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Skelaxin Best of all, skelaxin walking also gives you time to bond.
  • Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, skelaxin why not sit down in a comfy chair, skelaxin grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Skelaxin Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, skelaxin he/she will get their exercise, skelaxin and you can relax.
  • Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, skelaxin so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Skelaxin Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Skelaxin 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. Skelaxin If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, skelaxin speak to you vet first.