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Electric fence for dogs safely and effectively keeps your dog within a set boundaryWaterproof receiver collar with four levels of adjustable correctionAnti-linger feature prevents dog from running down battery1,000 feet of in-ground fence boundary wire and 100 flagsWire-break alarm on transmitterModel SDF-100A
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Does it have to go underground can I have it covered by a rubber strip, to stop the tripping hazard, no burying? Does it need to be on level ground?

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Great questions. The SDF-100A does not necessarily have to be buried, but we strongly recommend it. There is a far greater potential for damage to the wire if it is not buried. If the wire is damaged, the circuit will not complete and thus your system will not work. It does not need to be on level ground for the system to work.
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It's a radio signal so it should be no problem. Uneven ground should not be a problem either. Our product experts are standing by to help should you have any further questions. To speak with a SportDOG / PetSafe Customer Care associate, please call 1-800-732-2677. Our 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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Can it be mounted above ground on exsisting T-post?

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This is a question we receive fairly often and the answer is yes. The transmitter can be mounted to any secure surface.
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I don't see any reason why not. I would also recommend that you call SportDOG Customer Care at: 1-800-275-6797. Just to check with them to make sure we're on the same page. 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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When installing the fence in the circle, can you have two circles on the same large property?

ie I need the perimeter done and also the pond area inside the yard.
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Yes you can. I would recommend that you please contact the SportDOG help line at: 1-800-275-6797. They can help you configure your fence layout & walk you through the process.
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Do you have any dog fences (Electric) for 220V?

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Does this device work under concrete patio slabs?

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It's a radio signal so it should work fine. I would recommend that you please contact the SportDOG help line at: 1-800-275-6797. They can help you with configuring your fence layout & walk you through the process.
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how far apart can you place the flags , I don't want them to make my place look bad , I have about 2 acres , thanks .

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The flags are used for visually training your dog on the boundry. Once your dog is fully trained on the system you call pull the flags. You dog by then will know the boundaries. If you have any other questions please contact the SportDOG help line at: 1-800-275-6797.
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can i mount the electric fence wire to a horse wire fence & how deep can the wire be under ground and still work. I have 2.5 ac. and will need extra w

wire to complete the loop. will i need a additional power booster?
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The wire transmits a radio signal. Not sure what you mean when you say mount it to a horse wire fence. I would suggest you contact the SportDOG help line at: 1-800-275-6797. They can walk you through the process.
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Can you buy a hand held remote for this collar?

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No there is not hand-held remote available with this collar. You would need to purchase a remote trainer. If you have any other questions please contact the SportDOG help line at: 1-800-275-6797.
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Do I need more than one battery pack with 3.72 acres of property to have a continuos feed

Can I just put the flags at the corners and spaced along the front at 100' intervails. I hate the look of flags on my lawn. The property also has a gravel driveway on that is very long will it work under the driveway materials? Soil is most likely red gray/sand, not sure yet just bought the house in south western North Carolina.
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The flags are use for training your dog visually. Once your dog is fully trained on the system you can remove the flags because you dog knows the boundary. The signal should work fine under your driveway materials. If you have any other questions please contact the SportDOG help line at: 1-800-275-6797.
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