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Training Collar is a specially designed collar to help you
speed up your dog training process. With the right collar
and training methods, it can become a really powerful and
helpful tool in helping you to correct your dog's bad habits
or solving difficult behavioral problems.
Alternatively, training collars can also help you speed up
basic dog obedience training commands such as "sit", "stay"
In fact, the usage of dog training collar to train your dog
could potentially help save you quite a sum of money
considering the possible damages your dog might cause to
your house if his/her behavior problems are not dealt with
swiftly and properly.
However, with so many different varieties of training
collars available nowadays, many dog owners find it
difficult and confusing in deciding the right dog training
collar for their pet dog.
While each and every dog training collar are not created
alike or equal, there are some common factors that you
should look out for when choosing the ideal training collar
for your dog. They are:
Size and Comfort
First and foremost, it is really important that the collar
will fit comfortably on your dog's neck with some allowances
of 2 to 3 inches to spare. A quick way to check is that you
should be able to fit two fingers between your pet and the
While it is true that quality is always partnered with high
value, it doesn't mean that the efficiency of the collar is
lowered when you use the cheaper ones.
For example, folks who are looking to fix a small barking
problem may actually just need a simple, cheap and efficient
no-bark collar instead of the expensive ones to discourage
your dog from barking.
So, depending on what your dog's problem is, you should get
the collar base on its attributes, your needs and what you
Functionality and Efficiency
There are many different types of collars in the market and
each serve a different purpose. For examples:
Choke Collars are flexible and are use commonly to train
service dog or for agility training. They are also ideal and
relatively easy for a new dog owner to start and begin with.
Head Collars are suitable if you would like more control
over your dog in the form of directing where you want
him/her to move.
Pronged Collars are effective for small size people who have
very big, strong dogs and can really give you an edge over a
really wild, misbehaving dog. (More information about Prong
Meanwhile Electronic Collars can be very effective for dogs
that seem untrainable but they are also not suitable for
dogs with health problems or those that are yet 12 months of
age. (The Electronic Collar)
Thus, the efficiency of the different individual collars
depends on you in knowing the proper functionality and
choosing the correct collar for your dog.
Warranties and Guarantees
Warranties are usually limited to remote electronic collars
and the good ones usually come with a 30 days risk free
money back guarantee.
However, different product brands have different
"warranties" for example; some gives full coverage on parts
and labor while others may require you to pay a service fee
for warranty repairs but they may also be cheaper upfront.
For that reason, it's best that you do the proper research,
check the full package and price before going ahead with
Ultimately, the main purpose of a dog training collar is not
to hurt the animal, but to help you to speed up the process
of training your dog.
All things considered, it is advisable that for any dog
owners who are interested in using dog training collars to
have some proper understanding of the collar’s functions,
purpose and abilities before using it on your dog so as to
prevent any wrong usage or unpleasant accidents.
The bottom line, a dog training collar is like any other
tool, in the right hands with the right methods, it can work
wonders. Eventually, the dog training collar becomes what it
is depending upon the person using it correctly.