Usefulness of a Dog Harnesses

A head halter ordog harnessis ideal for dogs that are fearful or reckless, as well as for dogs that have a tendency to chew too much. The head halter is made out of nylon and it is connected to the leash by some rings under the chin of the dog. If the dog pulls forward, his own weight will push his head downward, closing his mouth. This is one alternative to a choke chain.

There are also harnesses for smaller dogs that adjust around the body and around the chest of the dog. The leash is held over the shoulders of the dog to avoid the pressure of the collar on the neck of the dog.

Putting a head halter on a dog

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