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