Voltaren One of the first things you will notice about your Puggle puppy is that his/her behaviors are not fully developed. Voltaren This means that what he/she learns in the first few months in your care is critical to their overall development. Voltaren Therefore, voltaren you need to know how to encourage acceptable behavior so your puppy knows his/her place in your family. Voltaren Encouragement is harnessed through training, voltaren socialization, voltaren and - believe it or not - exercise.
Voltaren That’s right, voltaren providing your dog with sufficient exercise actually helps you gain control over your pet, voltaren and makes the teaching process all the more tolerable. Voltaren It has been found that dogs that are not provided the ideal amount of exercise recommended for their breed are prone to destructive behaviors such as destroying property and digging. Voltaren Dogs were not bred to be idle and will find other ways to release their energy if you don’t provide them with a positive outlet.
Voltaren A Puggle puppy that has been allowed to release their energy on a regular basis will be easier to control, voltaren and is more apt to listen and cooperate during training, voltaren as they won’t have any pent up energy making them feel anxious, voltaren frustrated and distracted.
Voltaren Although exercising your dog is good for his/her health, voltaren helps improve training, voltaren and makes for an all around happy dog, voltaren many owners find it difficult to find the time to provide the dog with the exercise they need. Voltaren Busy and irregular work schedules, voltaren fatigue, voltaren and space limitations can create problems. Voltaren However, voltaren these obstacles can and need to be overcome if you want a happy dog with a first class behavior.
Voltaren The following are some helpful tips you can apply to ensure your Puggle puppy is receiving the exercise he/she needs.
- Know the exercise your dog needs - First, voltaren find out how much exercise your dog requires daily. Voltaren This includes walks and playtime. Voltaren Remember, voltaren the younger the dog, voltaren the more energy he/she has and needs to burn. Voltaren A Puggle puppy requires one - two hours of energy burning fun per day.
Voltaren This doesn’t mean your dog should be taken on long one hour walks, voltaren nor does it mean you should provide your dog with two hours of exercise all at once. Voltaren Split the time up evenly between different activities. Voltaren For instance, voltaren two twenty minute walks, voltaren 10 minute run around in the yard, voltaren and an hour and ten minutes of play time. Voltaren Remember, voltaren you don’t need to vigorously exercise your dog, voltaren if he/she’s moving, voltaren they’re burning energy.
- Walk – Take the time to go for a nice walk. Voltaren You may not be able to take your Puggle on a nice long walk everyday, voltaren but you need to make the effort to make your walk last longer than the time it takes for your dog to eliminate. Voltaren Walking is a great way for both you and your Puggle puppy to get exercise. Voltaren Best of all, voltaren walking also gives you time to bond.
- Play fetch – If you’ve had a long day and you just want to relax, voltaren why not sit down in a comfy chair, voltaren grab your Puggle’s favorite toy and play a good game of fetch. Voltaren Your Puggle will enjoy the attention, voltaren he/she will get their exercise, voltaren and you can relax.
- Indoor treadmill – If you can walk the treadmill, voltaren so can your dog… provided he/she’s been trained properly first. Voltaren Training your dog how to walk on a treadmill allows him/her to exercise as they would normally on a walk. Voltaren This is a particularly good idea for those who have limited yard space or have busy schedules and cannot always take their dogs on nice walks. Voltaren If you are interested in teaching your Puggle puppy how to walk on a treadmill, voltaren speak to you vet first.