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. Tamofen For instance, tamofen while one collar may be used to guide your dog, tamofen another may be used for restraining him/her, tamofen while still another may be used to discourage the development of negative behaviors.

Tamofen The following is a list of training collars that can be used for dog training, tamofen but are not the ideal choice for training a Puggle -

Tamofen Prong Collar – This is a collar comprised of metal prongs that are linked together. Tamofen When pressure is applied to the collar with the leash, tamofen the dog receives a slight pinch on their neck. Tamofen This pinch doesn’t hurt the dog, tamofen 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. Tamofen There is a correct way to apply the prong collar, tamofen which should be learned before being used on a dog.

Tamofen The prong collar is not recommended for dogs that have a tendency to pull on the leash, tamofen and is a little extreme for Puggle training as they are only small dogs.

Tamofen 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. Tamofen The theory for this collar is that if the owner can control the dog’s head, tamofen the body must follow the resulting movement. Tamofen When the leash is pulled, tamofen the halter closes the dog’s mouth and restrains his/her head.

Tamofen 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.

Tamofen Electronic Collar – Just as the name implies, tamofen an electronic collar is designed to give the dog harmless shocks when he/she is exhibiting behaviors the owner disapproves of. Tamofen However, tamofen these collars have adjustable settings, tamofen and if the setting is too high, tamofen you can hurt the dog. Tamofen Therefore, tamofen this type of collar should only be used by experienced trainers and really isn’t necessary for a Puggle.

Tamofen As you can see, tamofen the above dog collars are too harsh for training a small dog like a Puggle. Tamofen Therefore, tamofen the fact remains that when it comes to Puggle training, tamofen a standard, tamofen durable leather or nylon collar or harness are perfect for training and keeping your dog under control.