Dogs go out to wear leashes, but too small dogs are not suitable for dog leashes, otherwise, it will affect the development and health of the dog, it is generally recommended that 1-2 months old dogs, can walk when they start training with a leash. To the dog wear dog leash time also pay attention to, dog leash is not always worn, long-term wear dog leash harm numerous, including affect the mood of the dog, lead to dog hair loss or abrasion skin, hook to other things in the home affect the dog safety, etc., so generally only when you go out to wear dog leash. Here’s a look at the detailed knowledge
how old is the dog suitable for a leash
The dog leash is very important, some places have also introduced the relevant laws, the dog to use the leash, but the dog wearing a leash is a process of habit formation, just born pet dog is still young, too early to wear a leash will affect the dog’s development and health, the dog will not be accustomed to wearing a leash and resistance to psychology, after growing up will also reflexively refuse to wear a leash, so how many dogs With dog leash good?
It is generally recommended that the pet dog in about 1-2 months, can walk when you can use the leash, you can take it out for a walk with, at first there may be some resistance, through training, the dog will be used to it after a few days.
Can a dog leash be worn all the time?
Many dog owners are worried about the process of putting a dog on a leash when they take their dog out for a walk, because some dogs are unwilling to put on a leash, and it will be very troublesome to put on a leash. If you don’t take it off after that, will the dog leash be worn all the time, is it harmful to the dog’s health?
Scientifically speaking, dogs should wear a leash only when they go out. Usually, dogs do not need to wear a leash all the time. It can be free; of course, it is also good to let the dog wear it occasionally at home, so that it feels good to wear it.
If the dog wears the dog leash all the time, it will firstly feel restrained and uncomfortable, which will affect the dog’s mood; secondly, no matter how good the material of the dog leash is, if it is worn on the neck and chest for a long time, it will also be damaged by friction. Dogs feel uncomfortable, and long-term friction parts are prone to hair loss and skin abrasions; in addition, dogs always like to run and jump. When doing activities at home, the dog leash worn on the body is accidentally hooked on other things. It may affect the safety of the dog, and even cause suffocation.
Therefore, to sum up, the above, dogs should not wear a dog leash all the time, only wear it occasionally when going out or at home.
How to choose traction ropes of different specifications, styles, and materials?
- Collar leash OR chest harness leash？
Advantages of collar leash: It can be adjusted, the degree of relaxation can be adjusted for dogs of different sizes, and dogs can be used from small to large.
Disadvantages of collar leash: Due to the adjustable nature of the collar leash, it is easy to strangle the dog’s neck and hurt the dog’s trachea. In particular, some dogs who are out of character and are more lively will suddenly shock out when they are stimulated, and the collar rope will hurt them.
Advantages of chest harness leash: fixed, not easy to cause damage to the dog, even if the dog is stimulated and suddenly runs, it is not a big problem.
Disadvantages of chest harness leash: fixed and non-adjustable, it is not suitable for different ages of the same dog and needs to be replaced.
2. The material of the traction rope is leather, nylon, or steel wire, which is more suitable?
Advantages of leather leash: The leather has the highest feel, so the comfort is also very strong, dogs like it the most, and its ductility is the best
Disadvantages of leather leash:
Cortex maintenance is more complicated. Of course, if there are mine at home, it doesn’t matter. If it is old, it will be replaced. There is no problem with complicated maintenance at all.
Advantages of nylon traction rope: various styles, which can be fancy, beautiful, cute, soft, and masculine.
Disadvantages of nylon traction rope: not resistant to bite, and prone to static electricity.
Disadvantages of Gold dog chain leash: too heavy for dogs, poor comfort, and basic dogs don’t like it.