only be used sparingly. Corrections made with this collar
have tremendous shock, both physically and emotionally.
When used you stand a chance of breaking the larynx.
used properly, corrections should be kept to an absolute
a nylon choker must always be tried first, and only after
all options have been exhausted should a metal choker be
used. I have found that it is rare to need a metal choker.
the smaller the links in the chain, the less damage it will
do to the fur. Smaller links mean less link movement, and
the less that fur will be caught between the links and damaged.
The smaller the links the more reactive the collar can be.
Telegraphing is also kept to a minimum.
collar should only be used as a last resort!