Pit Bull and a Muzzle

Pit Bull muzzle is necessary accessory but most dog owners don’t like to use it. If you as a dog owner want to have no problems with the police and nervous neighbors and to carry your dog in public transport free, then give you time your puppy get used to a dog muzzle.

Each puppy training should begin as a game, it's a child, and you can train it to very much when you approach skillfully. In the beginning, it needs just a muzzle imitation, an ordinary band does well. Play with the dog and during the game tie the ribbon round its snout. Distract, when it tries to take off this undesirable object. Give food on hand, but so that little dog sticks its head through the loop. If the animal has already stopped to fear, so the first step is made. The next stage is walking the dog in a muzzle. Dog requires freedom and will not endure the muzzle long time. Play, draw and give any opportunity to take off this unwanted accessory on the floor or your legs. It is important that the dog is not sitting; otherwise it will surely try to remove the annoying object with its paw.

If the change of teeth is through (7-8 months), the jaw will not grow, and you can choose a muzzle for the dog.

Temporary nylon Pit Bull muzzles are for sale; this is not a serious thing for big dogs, but a cheap one. It may be only temporarily used for training. Wire pitbull muzzles are heavier and you can feel this when the dog strikes with its snout on the legs. But it is easier to keep clean a Pit Bull wire basket muzzle. In addition, these pit bull muzzles have good ventilation. Each material has its advantages and disadvantages. Leather is more comfortable and easier, but it gets soaked and it is not recommended to wash it. Such closed leather Pitbull muzzle is assigned for aggressive dogs. That's a guarantee that your dog bites anyone. You decide, but there is one main requirement – Pit Bull muzzle has to enable the dog to breathe freely and to lick its nose.

If you choose a muzzle without dog, measure the length of the snout from the nose to the bridge of nose and mouth circumference in its widest place. Agree to the exchange in case the Pit bull muzzle doesn’t fit to the extent.

Here you will see how to measure your Pitbull

1. Length - Distance from the tip of the nose to eye line in inches.

2. Circumference - Circumference around snout one inch below eye line in inches.

3. Eye Line - Distance from eye line to right behind the ears in inches.

4. Neck Circumference - Circumference around neck behind ears in inches.

5. Width - Snout width in the widest part.

6. Height - Snout height, should be measured with mouth a little open.

For big and large pit bulls add approximately 1-1/2 inch to 2 inch to the dogs exact circumference of his snout.