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