September 26, 2016

Electric Dog Fence Training-Day Three

  Day three is all about reinforcement and expansion. By now your dog most likely understands the basic responses associated to visual feedback as provided by the flags and it has a sense of what is likely to happen when approaching certain areas. With this idea in mind day three will require […]
September 22, 2016

Electric Dog Fence Training-Day Two

Getting your dog to understand invisible boundaries is the key to proper training when using electric dog fences. In many instances the primary barrier will be the electric wired fence. In many others the electric fence will be secondary to a physical fence and aimed at providing a second layer of protection […]
September 15, 2016

Electric Dog Fence Training – Day One

  Now that your fence is installed it is time to teach your dogs proper responses to electrical and sound stimulation produced by the dog e-collar. Let’s review step-by-step what you need to do the first day after your electric dog fence is fully installed: Collar Fit First things first, The electrical […]
September 14, 2016

How Long Does It Take For My Dog to Learn to Stay Inside The Electric Dog Fence?

  Let’s talk electric dog fence training. Radio-based wired dog fences are all about training. It is wrong to think about an invisible fence and e-collar as an out-of-the box solution that will work instantly. The goal of electric dog fences is to teach your dogs to remain within boundaries through sound […]
June 17, 2016

Some Things To Consider Before Installing An Invisible or Electric Dog Fence

  If you have been exploring the possibility of installing a wired dog fence in lieu of other more expensive forms of dog containment we would not be surprised if you have a ton of questions and certainly some hesitation related to their effectiveness, regulations for your area and the safety of […]
June 9, 2016

Using Electric Dog Fences With Aggressive Breeds: The Pros and Cons

Recently we received this note looking for advice on how to properly and safely contain a dog that has demonstrated aggressive behaviors:   Dear Dog Fence DIY, My wife Mary and I are facing significant challenges keeping our dog Kera contained. Kera is a large mixed breed dog that came from an […]
June 6, 2016

Ten Things You Need To Consider When Buying Electric Dog Fences & Training Collars

Buying and installing electric dog fences can by a life-saving and money saving move. Electric dog fences and training collars have improved tremendously allowing dog owners to use levels of correction that work without having concerns regarding injury or trauma. But before you make the move and buy one here are a […]
June 2, 2016

Can You Install Your Own Electric Dog Fence?

If your quote from Invisible Fence is way too high and you are looking for an affordable option installing your own wired electric dog fence may be the way to go. In contrast to a traditional wood or PVC fence a wired dog fence is a far more economical option that can […]
July 24, 2009

WiFi Two Dog Systems Shipping Now

Short Post:  The WiFi dog fence systems shipping now are two-collar compatible systems.  That means you can use this system with two dogs.  Each collar on the system can have the correction level independently set. Our Most Popular Pages petsafe wireless ~ underground pet containment ~ underground fences ~ perimeter wifi dog […]
July 31, 2009

WiFi Fence Notices

Perimeter Technologies has issued a couple of notices related to the WiFi Fence.   The following are areas of importance to be display prominently to consumers interested in purchasing a WiFi Fencing product. Do not sell to consumers who have metal siding and/or roofs. Do not sell to consumers who have large metal […]
September 27, 2009

Underground Dog Fence vs. Wireless Pet Containment

How to Choose an Underground Dog Fence Dog Fence shares insiders tips on installing your own underground dog fence.  In this guest post, they will share three tips for how to choose a dog containment system. Underground vs. Wireless Underground dog fences use a buried wire to define your dog’s boundary.  […]
October 1, 2009

Keeping Your Dog Occupied

Once you have your Innotek Dog Fence up and running, and the dog has been taught how to use it, you may find yourself leaving your do outside for longer periods of time.   That is great for your dog, to be out and get some fresh air and some sunlight, but remember to leave him […]
October 24, 2009

Good Health From Good Food

Good health from good food By Samantha Ryder [About the writer: Samantha Ryder runs the successful blog, Dog Care Reviews (  She has written several e-books on dogs.  Her book on dog food recipes is for sale on the site.] Feed the dog a diet rich in nutrients that is easy to […]
November 14, 2009

Training a Puppy on a Dog Fence

How old should a dog be before you can put them on an electic dog fence system? Last Saturday morning, I spotted the neighbors puppies in their back yard. Leila (3 months) and Curtis (4 months) are pretty much the cutest things you have seen. Leila is a little younger but by […]
November 15, 2009

Fence for an Invisible Dog

Would you ever install a dog fence without a dog.  This week, we had a triumphant customer call Robert.  Their Innotek IUC-4100 was installed and working perfectly, nothing unusual there.  But, when Robert asked him about starting the training, he remarked that he had not started training because he did not have […]
November 16, 2009

GPS Electric Dog Fence Systems

We often get asked about how well GPS dog fence systems work?  And what are the differences between inground electric dog fence systems and GPS system? Unfortunately at the moment there really are no GPS electric dog fences. There are GPS systems to track your dog, such as the  Garmin’s Astro 220 […]