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