German Shepherd Dog Forums - View Single Post - To Collar or Not To Collar
View Single Post
post #8 of (permalink) Old 06-04-2014, 11:05 AM Thread Starter
Junior Member
FelixTheGSD's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Southern US
Posts: 40
Originally Posted by jafo220 View Post
As far as walking, I don't think a harness is necessary if the dog has been trained properly to either heel or loose leash walk beside you. A collar will work just fine.

Sent from Free App
Yup, the harness is just for training! For teaching to heel. (Plus I am on the side of it taking stress off the neck)

And Apsel, I'm planning to only use the harness when walking, and have him off leash (therefore having the collar on too) if we are doing any running or stuff like that. Helpful thread tho!

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Felix 4-16-2014 (19 wks)
FelixTheGSD is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome