Benefits Of Using A Dog Training Collar
It’s not going to go away on its own. Your dog isn’t magically going to avoid his problem behavior just because you snug-fit it with a remote dog training collar. You have to give it time, time for your pet to get accustomed to the different kind of collar it’s wearing. You also will need to acquaint yourself with relevant know-how on how this electronic training gadget works. And before you even put one on your dog, you’d have to have shopped properly for one (and you just can’t get any kind of training collar).
What you can do, to get immediate results, is to hop online and do the search there. Your own dog owner friends and even your vet are a great source of info on the matter; still, you could use some feedback from the online consumership about certain dog supply products. To do that means to read some customer reviews usually found on dog supply websites.
Not everyone has time to spend for dog training. But the gains outweigh the possible inconvenience if you care enough for your dog, and your peace of mind. Dog problems one may need to address can range from aggression, forbidding them entry to certain parts of your house, and chasing cars.
The convenience of using a dog training collar is the immediacy of correcting problem behavior on your dog the moment you see it. The collar releases a static correction the moment you activate that command from a transmitter you hold. This is what distinguishes it from a normal bark collar, which only triggers its static correction when the dog barks. It is the immediacy and the choice to “correct” unwanted dog behavior apart from or including barking that makes the dog training collar so useful.
Introducing your dog to the remote training collars follows some standard routines. Among these are getting the right size of collar for you dog’s size and breed, and making sure it can be adjusted just right. The electronic component on the collar should touch your dog’s skin. Properly set up this way, the collar can effectively send the static shock every time you activate it with your transmitter. Be sure to check, when getting your dog accustomed to the training collar, that the lowest setting of the static correction is in place.
The remote transmitted in your hand means that, at any time and at long distances, you can correction your dog’s behavior with the shock from its collar; over time, the dog avoids the behavior you shock it with. Hence you need to spend some time with your dog, with the training collar in place.
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This post was written by TKB_Editor on January 24, 2013
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