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

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

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

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

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

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

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