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