Which Harness or Collar is Right for You and Your Dog?

We’ve all been there; we just want a nice stroll down the sidewalk with our pooch, watch the leaves blowing around, stop and chat with a neighbor on the way. Instead, what we get is more of an involuntary sprint down the street, digging our heels in until our dog decides the neighbor’s lawn is the perfect spot to leave a ‘present’.

Pulling on the leash is one of the most common complaints of dog parents everywhere, and it can severely impact your relationship with your dog. Fortunately, there are a few steps that everyone can take to get you (and your enthusiastic leash-puller) the peaceful outing that you both deserve.

Starting off on the right foot, or paw, can be as simple as getting the right collar. Believe it or not, there is a world of difference between the behavior from one type of collar and another, read this list to see which is the right one for you. [Read more…]