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