Electric Dog Fences

We are comfortable inside our homes built with strong walls and pillars, whereas our dogs roam around the nook and corner of our place inspecting each and everything to make sure we are safe and secured. At many situations, our dogs do get excited and try to run far away and visit neighbors homes more often than us, telling them that they are residing just besides their home. To an extreme, it jumps outside the fence trying to scare a stray dog or a stranger. We give them love and food to a fuller extent but, for protection are we doing enough?

Not completely. Protection is an important aspect we should give our dogs in the current style of busy living world. To make sure whether our dogs are safe, the electric dog fence is an optimal kit which shall be set up at the borders of your lawn or garden where you are residing. This will also get you some appreciation from your neighbors. Because they are safe now too, right?

How does it work?

The next major question which comes in your mind is that how this works. Whether it will harm them and so on.

Wireless dog fences work with the help of a transmitter, which sends out radio signals within a specific area. Plugging the transmitter to the nearby power supply holder helps us to establish a connection with the receiver in our dog’s collar. And if your dog is trying to cross the boundary walls set for him, then he will feel a mild electrical shock in his body. This is completely safe and it does not harm your dog at all.

Another method is to set up an in-ground dog fence which is a better long-lasting solution. The most important advantage is that your dog will not have any need of wearing a collar. You can create a boundary as you like and customize the fence as per your wish. Once your dog tries to cross this line, he will receive a mild shock which makes him to stay inside his safe boundary.

As now, have you got some idea on electric dog fences? We will share some really good brands which provides the best kits.

Table of contents

1.SportDOG Brand Rechargeable In-ground fence systems

2.PetSafe wireless Fence Pet Containment System

3.Extreme Dog Fence Kit

4.Dogtra E-fence

 

Best Electric Dog fences available in the market

1.SportDOG Brand Rechargeable In-ground fence systems

This rechargeable dog collar consists of a collar receiver. It is compatible with the SportDOG brand rechargeable in-ground fence system. The rechargeable collar consists of the lithium-ion batteries which charges in two hours and gives a long-lasting battery life. You can be absolutely happy that it is waterproof and submersible to 25 ft with DryTek technology. So, your dogs can run to any place inside your garden and you shall not be worried thinking about what if it rains or water is sprayed on the collar. By purchasing additional collars, you can also control multiple dogs in your home and it is suitable for dogs weighing up to 10pounds.

When trying to cross the boundary the collar gives a tone and mild shock vibration that warns the dog. Out of seven levels, you can set up the correction level for your dog. And if in case you hate the idea of giving mild shock to your dog then you can also set it up to just vibration or ultra-sonic sound. This works so well despite extreme weather conditions like heat, cold, rain, dust and wind. SportDOG is a trusted and most recognized brand in the field of electronic tracking and training categories making the promise to create the gears on the way you design it or customize it.

This brand also provides the Containment System Rechargeable collar style version. As the brand suggests, these products provide your dogs with the freedom to run but not so far away from you which is really a protection feature for them in the current living style of human beings.

What we like in SportDOG Brand Rechargeable In-ground fence systems

  1. DryTek technology
  2. This fence is suitable for dogs weighing up to 10pounds

2.PetSafe wireless Fence Pet Containment System

PetSafe is a trustable company that have been in top global category in pet products over 30 years. This product provides an adjustable range of up-to 1/2 acres of circular coverage from the point of the placement of the portable indoor transmitter. As this creates a wireless boundary, it provides a secure barrier around your place to protect your dogs without the effort of burying wires. Setting up this product is so easy and it is best suitable for camping and vacation homes too. This also comes with a waterproof collar which can fit dogs above 8 pounds and also adjustable to various neck sizes. Another add on is that it is compatible with all the PetSafe Wireless fence transmitters.

The battery life is up-to two months and it also has a battery indicator alert for the customers for replacement. You can train your dogs with the sound only training mode plus five levels of static simulation given, so they are able to stay in the secure play area and not trying to run away. We can also use the same feature to train multiple number of dogs by just purchasing some additional collars. For maximum coverage place the transmitter at least 3 feet away from large metal objects. This is cost friendly as it cheap than setting up a traditional fence. Unlike the traditional in-ground fences, this product provides the leverage for your dogs to return home without being corrected if suppose they breach the boundary walls.

This product is an ideal one if you want to secure a large outdoor area. Investing some time in training your dog well will make them understand their boundary walls and they shall be safe and happy in the protected area.

What we like in PetSafe wireless Fence Pet Containment System

1.The maximum coverage is about 1/2acres

2.It is compatible with all the PetSafe Wireless fence transmitters

Bestseller (lists)

PetSafe Wireless Fence Pet Containment System, Covers up to 1/2 Acre, for Dogs over 8 lb, Waterproof Receiver with Tone / Static Correction - From The Parent Company of INVISIBLE FENCE Brand PetSafe Wireless Pet Fence Products Pet Supplies

  • 1/2 ACRE OF CIRCULAR COVERAGE: The adjustable circular range can cover up to 1/2 acres from the placement of the portable indoor transmitter
  • NO WIRE TO BURY: A wireless boundary allows you to create a secure barrier around your yard to protect your pets without the time or hassle of burying wires
  • STATIC-FREE REENTRY: Unlike traditional in-ground fences, this wireless fence allows your pet to return home without being corrected if your pet passes the boundary
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3.Extreme Dog Fence Kit

Extreme Dog fence kit provides a maximum coverage of up-to 1/3 acre but by purchasing some extra 20-gauge dog fence wire the transmitter can send signals for up-to 6 acres. You can control as many dogs as u have and each collar can have customized correction strength, set with the option to choose out of the seven correction levels and 1 beep only level. The collars are completely water proof and even your dogs can swim with the collars on and it would never affect the functionality or signals of the collar.

The kit consists of a heavy protective jacket, Digital transmitter, a collar receiver with battery, training flags and splice kits. The product comes with a one-year warranty and once you register the fence the warranty extends up-to 5 years. Another feature of this brand is after-sale services they provide like Training your dogs and puppies. This product comes with other upgraded additional features like Temp check, wire check, 12X battery check and frequency encoding.

The vast area coverage is a plus when it comes to buying this product with improved second-generation technology features. Although the batteries non-rechargeable, it has many additional features and the vast area of coverage provided.

What we like in Extreme Dog Fence Kit

1.The collars are equipped with water-proof technology

2.It comes with one-year warranty

4.Dogtra E-fence

 The range of this e-fence goes up-to 40 acres with an effective underground containment system that gives our dogs the freedom to roam around. You can adjust the width of the distance from the boundary wire. The e-fence 3500 comes with a super filtering system which does not make any other outside electrical sources to activate the fence by mistake. It makes sure that the only source activating is the transmitter. This product has the option to operate in two modes. If the dogs are trying to cross the boundary line, they receive a clear vibration or else the pager and correction mode that provides a vibration followed by a correction.

Providing the wire breakage alert is another notable feature that disconnect the wire and then the light automatically turns off and a warning beep alerts us. This also comes with complete waterproof protection for the receiver. This product is easy to install and is suitable for mild to stubborn dogs with in-built 8 correction levels. Also, Dogtra is the only e-collar brand with IPX9K waterproof rating. And as the tagline suggests the Dogtra products helps in making every dog exceptional.

What we like in Dogtra E-fence

1.It operates in two modes

2.It comes with wire breakage alert for ensuring safety

Conclusion

We have given you a small idea on the electric dog fences, how it works and some cool brands and their products. We have presented you some four top brand, versatile products currently in the market with all the new generation features available. Reading all the above details would have given you a clarity on each product, their specifications and features.

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