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

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

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

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

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

Trazonil 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.

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

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