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

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

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

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

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

Timolol 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.

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

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