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