Electric Dog Training Collars-Should I?

If you own a dog, it's your responsibility to make sure it receives the proper training to make it adapt to its environment. If you neglect this, you'll end up with a dog that will jump at guests, bark at people, put itself in danger and keep everyone awake at night. Regardless of the bad behavior of your dog or its age, you can train it to behave better if you dedicate some daily time to it.

If your dog is meant to be a guard dog, it should be able to bark at night so that it alerts you of the presence of unwelcome visitors, but it should not bark so much during the day when you don't need noise. In addition, dogs should not bark or jump at your relatives and friends unless they are purposely playing with the dog. With training, your dog will bark at thieves and burglars, but will keep quiet when regular visitors come.

If you are trying to train your dog you will get the best results by using one of the dog training products that is available, one of the best which is the electric dog training collar. Over time, electric dog training collars have proven to work incredibly well for all breeds of dog, to teach them when to bark and when it is not okay to. You can find the electric dog training collars at pretty much any pet supplies store you shop at and they are quite affordable.

Electric dog training collars work by giving your dog a slight electrical shock when they bark. You do have the option of turning the collar on and off so you do not have to take the collar all the way off when you want them to be able to bark. These electric dog training collars are a great option if you are trying to train your dog.

Alternative Collars

If you find that a shock, no matter how mild, is not acceptable for training your dog, there are other options you can try other than remote trainers. For example, a good alternative to the electric dog training collar is the ultrasonic dog training collar. The ultrasonic dog training collar uses a high pitched sound only audible to dogs.

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The Petrainer PET998DBB2 is the perfect beginner dog training system. If new to the realm of remote training with an e-collar and need to correct obedience within the house or yard, or the occasional walk in the park, then look no further...

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The Petrainer PET998DRU dog training collar is the perfect dog correction system for someone new to dog obedience training. This remote shock collar is built with the beginner in mind, helping them reinforce basic dog obedience around the house, the yard or walking in the park and with 330 yard range, training in these environments shouldn't be a problem...


PetSafe Yard & Park Rechargeable Dog Training Collar with Tone and Static Correction, Waterproof, Up to 400 Yards PetSafe Yard & Park Rechargeable Dog Training Collar with Tone and Static Correction, Waterproof, Up to 400 Yards
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The PetSafe Yard & Park Trainer makes it easy to train multiple dogs at the same time using the same remote. Add up to 2 collars, one for each dog, for a total of 3 dogs per system. You can also use it as a replacement collar for your one-dog system...

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Dog owners often prefer this collar since they believe that electric shocks are painful to their dogs. You will have to decide what type of collar to get for your dog, depending on what your idea of correction is. [viddler:30eda486;Remote Dog Trainer Reviews;http://www.viddler.com/player/30eda486]

Training helps your dog differentiate between burglars and your visitors. If you want the training to be more effective and take a shorter amount of time, consider electric dog training collars. It's up to you to decide if remote trainers are cruel or effective for dog training.

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