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

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

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

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

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

Ulcogant 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.

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

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