It is important that you get your dog familiarized to a leash and collar as soon as possible. It is a tool to keep them under control and out of trouble.
– Introduce leash and collars as soon as possible
– Law demands dogs be on leashes
– Leashes allow you to control dogs
Some dogs are uncomfortable when they are wearing leashes and collars. This is the reason that you should get them used to it when they are still young. It is a very useful tool to keep their attention and prevent them from running away during training sessions.
The leash and collar is one of the most essential tools that a trainer could have. In almost all places, it is even required by law that a dog must have a leash on whenever dogs go outside the house.
Some dogs get used to collars by hours, some also take days. Most dogs will become comfortable with leashes and collars by the end of 2 weeks.