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Automatically deters annoying barking with static correctionEasy-to-use electronic bark collar - no manual settings 10 levels of light-touch correctionNot to be confused with a shock collar -- this collar uses gradual static correctionWaterproof and durableTwo-color LED for good/low batteryModel: PBC00-12726
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Small dog bark collar - what is max weight of dog?

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The package said up to 45 pounds.
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I don't think weight is the issue. The collar will work on any dog you can get the collar around. If the collar that comes with it is too short for your dog, put the device on a longer collar.
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Will this work on a noisy male cat? Without a remote, how sensitive is this collar for detecting a loud meow?

We have an adopted male cat who has developed some really annoying habits over the years which include scratching closed doors when he wants into bedroom/bathroom and a really obnoxious loud meow that he uses non-stop. He starts about 5:00 AM every morning and lasts as long as people are in the house no matter how much food or attention you give him...he just barks and barks and barks. It's maddening.
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It would probably also zap the bajeebers out of the cat when it purred.
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answered 1 year, 4 months ago
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it detected loud whining in my medium sized dog and stopped my dog from that annoying whining completely. he tried to get around barking by doing this whining thing, but it detected that, and now no more of that noise. i would think loud meowing would pick up on the collar. plus the medium size collar is super small and lightweight. i was surprised it worked as well as it did. also, petco has a return policy just keep the receipt. sorry, i dont know anyone who used it on a cat. hope it helps a bit.
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Can you use a bark collar for a puppy? He is 8 weeks old.

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OMG are you KIDDING me? Why would you want to? There is NO reason to "correct" or punish an eight week old puppy for ANYTHING. Redirection? Yes. Teaching concepts? Yes. Punishment? Absolutely not! When a baby animal cries that's because it needs something. If you can't tend to an eight week old puppy's needs, for Heaven's sake give it to someone who can!
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At 8 weeks old, he is just a puppy and needs to bark to communicate. I think this is too early to use this device. I would wait until at least 8 months old. Try other methods first. I use "shh" and it get his attention. This is what Ceasar Millan uses.
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I purchased the small dog collar

5 months ago, I purchased this expensive collar, and my 4 pound Yorkie still barks WHY.?
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It probably is not fit properly on your dog's neck. I recommend that you call PetSafe Customer Care at: 1-800-732-2677. They can help you with your request. The office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. EST. We are also open on Saturdays from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. EST.
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My dog has a REALLY slender neck as I'm sure yours does. I had to adjust it extremely close (one finger seems effective, in my opinion there should be two between neck and collar but it sags too much because our babes are so petite). I know this may sound redundant and no offense intended, but vocal commands are essential along with the collar. Choose a word that doesn't sound like anything you say very often. "hush" is particularly effective in my house. After the spray releases, before they even have time to start barking again, sternly speak the command, e.g. "HUSH!!!". By then, they don't even remember what they were so worked up about in the first place. I wish you luck as this has meant peace and quiet in my household.
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What is the lowest weight limit on the small bark collar?

I have a 4 1/2 lb dog and a 7 lb dog. I am interested in your little bark collar but from what I have read, I am not sure it will fit dogs this small. Please let me know if it is designed for extra small dogs. Thank you.
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Our dog is 10 lb and it comfortably fits him. It definitely could fit a smaller dog, is adjustable, and once it is set it un-clips without re-sizing.
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it is small and lightweight and the shock starts out light. when the barking continues, the shock compensates and gets harsher as the barking continues. if the barking continues over a certain time it will stop and reset so your dog wont get continually shocked. it is so small i didnt think it would work on my medium sized dog. but it cured him from his crazy barking. i used to have a 4lb dog, i would think it would fit him. you would of course have to adjust the collar. i had to adjust the collar out the max almost on my 20lb dog. i think your littles are ok with this collar.
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What is the average life of the battery?

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Depends on how often you use it. I only use the collar when we go outside (about 4 times a day). Therefore, the battery life is still pretty good at this time (3 months later).
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Will the "PetSafe Elite little dog bark control" work for a dog that goes in and out of the pool?

The package say waterproof - does that include swimming??
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Yes it's waterproof. The pool should be no problem.
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How long does the battery last & is it included?

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Yes a battery is included. The battery life depends on how many times your dog tests the systems. During the intial training phase the battery will be used more. Once your dog is trained on the system a battery should last a few months. If you have any other questions please contact PetSafe Customer Care at: 1-866-738-4379.
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I have just purchased pet safe elite little dog bark control collars how do I get them snug enough without the dogs chocking?

Also if the collar slides to the left or right a little does the collar still work properly?
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Thank you for your purchase of the PetSafe Elite Little Dog Bark Control Collar!

If you haven't done so already, please ensure the collars are fitted high on your pets' necks, near the base of their skulls. Make sure each pet is standing when fitting the collars.

Check the tightness of the straps. You should be able to just barely fit a finger in between a strap and the contact points. While we do not want the straps to be too tight, the units should not move when your pets shake their heads.

As this unit activates by picking up a combination of both the sound of a pet's barking as well as the vibration of their vocal cords, the collars will need to be centered in order to work.

PetSafe product experts are standing by to help should you have any further questions about the function of your items. We can be reached at 1-800-732-2677. Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Eastern Time and Saturdays from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Eastern.

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