Giving Back to Man’s Best Friend

by Gayla on September 24, 2014

Finalist: Amy McBirney Cal Poly San Luis Obispo The key to improving quality of life for our canine companions in the future is to educate owners about the essential physical and social needs of their cherished, loyal pets. For years, Man’s Best Friend has faithfully rescued, fought, waited, worked, played, and served, never asking anything […]

Finalist: E. Salz University of Missouri As a veterinary student, and the proud mother of my own pup, I understand how easy it is to become attached to these furry four-legged friends of ours. It’s also easy to understand how traumatic it can be to lose the canine you care so much about. Sad as […]

What to Do Before Your Dog is Lost

by Gayla on September 22, 2014

2nd Annual Dog Fence DIY Scholarship Finalist P. Etchegoyen Kansas State University The operative point is not “what to do when your dog is lost,” the operative point is what to do before your dog is lost. Yes, there are lap-dogs which do not require exercise and large spaces to obtain such, but most dogs […]

Finalist: S. Morici Cornell University/Auburn University DVM Program Throughout the United States many issues exist that deteriorate the quality of life of the canine population as a whole. Tragedies such as dog fighting and animal abuse are often more common than we would like to admit, and of course, the frequency of euthanasia of shelter […]

Finalist to the 2nd Annual Dog Fence DIY scholarship J. Abee Oklahoma State University Topping the list of panic situations for a pet owner is the unfortunate realization that their pet has gone missing. Pet owners can unfortunately be abruptly faced with the daunting and emotional task of locating a beloved pet. These owners are […]

K. Bollag currently attending Yale University is one of our finalists for the wireless dog fence 2nd annual scholarship. Here is her essay: In my favorite photograph from my early childhood I am reading to my best friend. “Reading” for the three-year-old me was looking at the pictures in the book and inventing my own […]

If you are shopping around for a dog containment solution you have perhaps considering installing a wired electric dog fence similar to Invisible Fences. One of the largest costs associated with a wired dog fence relates to installation. After a little over five years in the industry of dog containment & training and thousands of […]

The Best Dog Collars Collection

by Gayla on August 6, 2014

At dog fence DIY we test, review and sell only the best training collars in the market. If we feel a product does not deliver superior and safe features we simply do not feature it in our store.   From the Petsafe deluxe to dog training collars specially designed for small dogs we have it […]

Dog Fences For Terriers

by Gayla on August 1, 2014

Terriers are known to be hard-headed and driven. Their compact, athletic body harnesses endless energy and they are known to test boundaries constantly. Digging is a common problem with all types of terriers. They are also known to jump fences. Another common problem with terriers is a drive to escape as soon as a door […]

Best Dog Fence Ideas

by Gayla on July 31, 2014

For most of our customers a wireless or wired dog fence is just a part of the whole outdoor landscape. Many have sections of their house fenced with traditional fences or combining the power of an electric dog fence with the beauty and privacy of a wood or PVC fence. Here are a few of […]