August 28, 2017

How to Train Your Dog to Follow a Boundary Protocol in Combination with Their Electric Dog Fence

If you are a reluctant future electric dog fence owner you may want to become familiar with boundary protocols for dogs. Dogs are naturally territorial and easily establish visual queues that trigger behavioral changes. Teaching your dog to follow a boundary protocol will give you significant peace of mind and will reduce […]
August 20, 2017

The Dos & Don’ts of Dog Fence Collar Fitting

An improperly fitted training collar is the second most common cause of failure in association to dog containment. Today we want to shift our focus from do-it-yourself electric dog fence installation to a topic that matters more that you will ever know. A properly fitted electric training collar starts early in the […]
July 17, 2017

What Is The Best Electric Dog Fence for Livestock Guardian Dogs (LGD)?

The temperament, disposition and behavior of a livestock guardian dog is significantly different from a shepherding dog. LGDs have a minimal response to pain and are genetically not predisposed to run away when confronting a situation that may trigger fear. True LGD breeds are very limited; the most common in the United […]
June 14, 2017

Top Five Invisible Electric Dog Fences For Dogs in 2017

What are the best electric dog fences? If you have been thinking about getting a training collar and electric invisible dog fence for your dog we want to help you make the best possible decision. Every year we review all the dog fences available in the market and rate them based on […]
May 25, 2017

Underground Dog Fence. Is It The Right Solution For Your Dog?

If you are among the luck dog owners who constantly struggle with a dog whose heart is prone to wonder and somehow manages to Houdini his way of your eight foot high fence you need a backup solution that works. Many veterinary doctors recommend electric underground dog fence training as the best […]
May 23, 2017

Best Invisible Dog Fence – How to Pick The Right One For Your Dog Pack

When keeping your dog from escaping becomes your daily bread it is no surprise that your vet may suggest the use of correction-based boundaries. Finding the best invisible dog fence for your dogs can be a daunting proposition. There are many options, endless configurations and all manner of information that may feel […]
May 22, 2017

What Happens When I Add Electric Radio – Based Perimeter for My Dog In The Same Area Where I Have Electrified Fence to Keep Livestock Contained?

Electric dog fences for the containment of farming, shepherding or flock dogs is essential in ensuring the safety of livestock. The fact is, we have dogs to protect our cattle and we don’t want our dogs to be exposed to the type of correction associated with a hot cattle wire which serves […]
April 25, 2017

Using Electric Dog Fences to Separate Alpacas & Other Camelids From Goats

Electric dog fences and electric collars are not necessarily exclusive to dogs. With a little creativity and good planning you can install an affordable electric dog fence to help you contain or cross-fence a variety of critters. Just like a real cross fence, an electric dog fence can help you restore depleted […]
June 14, 2013

How to Be a Better Pet Owner: Finalist 27

Companions, couch potatoes, feet-warmers, entertainment, best friends: no matter what you call them, they’re our pets. They’re quirky, cute, and individual; and they deserve a long healthy life. This is a ten step guide to become a better pet-owner. It will improve the life of you and your pet, whether you own […]
June 15, 2013

How to Be a Better Pet Owner: Finalist 28

In today’s society about 81% of Americans view their pets as family members according to a survey by Kelton Research. Fifty four percent of Americans consider themselves pet parents rather than pet owners. Our dogs are remarkably similar to children; they are furry adorable souls that require continuous attention. Dogs need love […]
June 15, 2013

How to Be a Better Pet Owner: Finalist 29

A ‘pet-owner’ is indeed a vague and all-encompassing title. You may find those that fit the description in all walks of life and on every corner of the globe. The bearers of the ‘pet-owner’ title may perhaps be bested in their variance only by said ‘pets’ that they own. Therefore now comes […]
June 24, 2013

How to Be a Better Pet Owner: Finalist 30

There are many ways to improve the lives of animals that live with us. Understanding that pet selection is a very important step for improving the overall health and happiness of the animal and its owners is essential. However once an animal becomes part of the family, there are many other things […]
June 24, 2013

How to Be a Better Pet Owner: Finalist 31

“TWO HUNDRED DOLLARS?! I’m not paying until I see what those charges are for!” Sound familiar? As a pet owner, you have definitely faced a few hefty bills for your beloved furry child. If you didn’t lash out at the technician as they read your bill total, you were at least caught […]
June 25, 2013

How to Be a Better Pet Owner: Finalist 32

Pet ownership has many obvious advantages, but it also requires a lot of responsibility. In the following essay, I will indicate aspects which I think make a better pet owner. First of all, before adopting a pet, it is crucial to understand that this is a long term commitment. The future pet […]