Things to Look For in a Chain Collar

Here are a few things to remember when you are looking for a chain collar for your dog.

When someone is looking for a chain dog collar to help train their dog, often they don’t know what it is that they are looking for. So here are a few things that they should look for when they are buying a chain collar for their dog.
Size

The first thing that they should do is that they should make sure that it’s going to fit the dog comfortably. The first thing that they should do is measure the dog’s neck at the widest part and then add another two inches at least to that measurement. That will give you enough room for certain to make sure that the chain collar will fit the dog without becoming so tight that it will become embedded in the dog’s neck.

Sharp Edges

The second thing that you want to do is make sure that there aren’t any sharp edges on the chain. You want the dog to obey, you don’t want it to become injured. If there are rough spots or sharp edges on the chain the dog can become cut and it might become infected. So you don’t want that to happen to your dog.
Along with the two things above to look for, there are a few things that you want to keep in mind.

o Never use a chain collar on a puppy – they aren’t made for younger dogs and they can really become injured.
o Don’t leave the chain collar on the dog – you might find your dog strangled by its collar.
o Don’t allow the collar to become too tight – the chain may become embedded in your dog’s flesh.

Chain collars are a good training tool but only if they are used the right way. Otherwise you may find that your dog is behaving worse and getting injured.