Retractable dog leashes are a very important part of dog accessory. They come in various styles and colors. A lot of retractable leashes feature retractable cords, while others feature webbed belts.
A good retractable leash will have also a locking mechanism, which can lock at any chosen length. Retractable leashes are a great option in case that you want to allow your dog the freedom to walk away from you without actually letting the dog off the leash.
Only when your dog has been properly trained to walk on a regular leash, you can start using retractable leashes.
Other important thing is not to let your dog to go away from your sight when you are using this kind of leash. This is because in some situations, your dog can become tangled and get into a potentially hazardous situation.
The retractable leash the dog owner to decide and adjust the distance that his dog can allowed wandering away while walking.
The retractable leash attaches directly to the dog’s collar. This kind of leash is the best for dogs that are well trained. Retractable dog leashes work the best with dogs that don’t pull on the leash while walking.
However, it is important to note that this kind of leash raises several issues of concern when being used by children or people of small physical stature. In some cases, the cod can become tightly wrapped around his leg which brings up risk of injuries that can befall your dog, such as cutting or burning.
Also, it is very important to say that a retractable dog leash cannot be used as a stationery leash attached to a pole.