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

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

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

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

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

Ulsaheal 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.

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

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