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