Triamterene One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Triamterene This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Triamterene Therefore, triamterene you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Triamterene Encouragement is harnessed through training, triamterene socialization, triamterene and - believe it or not - exercise.
Triamterene That’s right, triamterene providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, triamterene and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Triamterene It has been found that dogs that are not provided the ideal amount of exercise recommended for their breed are prone to destructive behaviors such as destroying property and digging. Triamterene Dogs were not bred to be idle and will find other ways to release their energy if you don’t provide them with a positive outlet.
Triamterene A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, triamterene and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, triamterene as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, triamterene frustrated and distracted.
Triamterene Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, triamterene helps improve training, triamterene and makes for an all around happy dog, triamterene many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Triamterene Busy and irregular work schedules, triamterene fatigue, triamterene and space limitations can create problems. Triamterene However, triamterene these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.
Triamterene The following are some helpful tips you can apply to ensure your Puggle puppy is receiving the exercise he/she needs.
- Know the exercise your dog needs - First, triamterene find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Triamterene This includes walks and playtime. Triamterene Remember, triamterene the younger the dog, triamterene the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Triamterene A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.
Triamterene This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, triamterene nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Triamterene Split the time up evenly between different activities. Triamterene For instance, triamterene two twenty minute walks, triamterene 10 minute run around in the yard, triamterene and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Triamterene Remember, triamterene you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, triamterene if he/she’s moving, triamterene they’re burning energy.
- Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Triamterene You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, triamterene but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Triamterene Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Triamterene Best of all, triamterene walking also gives you time to bond.
- Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, triamterene why not sit down in a comfy chair, triamterene grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Triamterene Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, triamterene he/she will get their exercise, triamterene and you can relax.
- Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, triamterene so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Triamterene Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Triamterene This is a particularly good idea for those who have limited yard space or have busy schedules and cannot always take their dogs on nice walks. Triamterene If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, triamterene speak to you vet first.