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Zwagra Prong Collar – This is a collar comprised of metal prongs that are linked together. Zwagra When pressure is applied to the collar with the leash, zwagra the dog receives a slight pinch on their neck. Zwagra This pinch doesn’t hurt the dog, zwagra 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. Zwagra There is a correct way to apply the prong collar, zwagra which should be learned before being used on a dog.

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Zwagra 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. Zwagra The theory for this collar is that if the owner can control the dog’s head, zwagra the body must follow the resulting movement. Zwagra When the leash is pulled, zwagra the halter closes the dog’s mouth and restrains his/her head.

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Zwagra Electronic Collar – Just as the name implies, zwagra an electronic collar is designed to give the dog harmless shocks when he/she is exhibiting behaviors the owner disapproves of. Zwagra However, zwagra these collars have adjustable settings, zwagra and if the setting is too high, zwagra you can hurt the dog. Zwagra Therefore, zwagra this type of collar should only be used by experienced trainers and really isn’t necessary for a Puggle.

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