Control Leash Pulling Humanely


Dr. Theresa DePorte

Dr. Theresa DePorter

Walking your dog is enriching as can be for a dog, and it’s good exercise for you and for your dog.

If your dog, though, is taking you for a walk, a prong, choke, or e-collar (electronic collar), are not humane choices, or actually nearly as effective as positive training, according to veterinary behaviorist Dr. Theresa DePorter.

Here, DePorter explains why people think this equipment works better than it truly does and the equipment dog owners should be using.