New PetSafe Rechargeable Citronella Bark Collar
The new PetSafe Rechargeable Citronella Spray Bark Collar is an improved design for a reliable bark control performance - it helps dogs of all sizes decrease or eliminate unwanted barking behaviours by using Citronella spray to distract them whenever they bark.
It combines the spray sound, the mist, and the smell of Citronella to provide an effective distraction almost instantly. Your dogs will learn to associate the Citronella Spray they get to their barking habit and will understand that don't go on a barking episode, they will also not get the correction.
The bark collar can be fully charged in 2 hours and can last up to 50 hours of battery life - preventing you from going to the store frequently to pick up more batteries. It also has low spray and low battery LED indicators that lets you know when to refill or recharge it.
Petsafe Rechargeable Citronella Bark Collar Review:
Rechargeable Citronella Spray Bark Collar Features
- 3 Year PetSafe Warranty
- Rechargeable Lithium Ion Battery - up to 50 Hours of Battery Life between charges.
- New! Spray Cartridge Refill - Recyclable Spray Cartridges - Quick and Easy, No Mess Replacement
- 35-40 Citronella Spray - per Cartridge Refill - for Consistent Training
- Best for Dogs Weighing at least 3.6kgs and Up
- Vibration Activation Sensor for Improved Bark Detection
- Uses Safe Citronella Essence Oil. 1 Scented Refill and 1 Unscented Refill
- Battery and Spray Status Indicator - Flashing Lights
What’s in the Rechargeable Citronella Bark Collar Kit?
- PetSafe Rechargeable Citronella Bark Collar - PBC19-16370
- USB Charger
- 2 x Citronella Spray Cartridges (1 x Citronella Scented and 1 x Unscented)
- Owner’s Product Manual
- Step by Step Training Guide
More Details on the PetSafe Rechargeable Citronella Bark Collar
Built In Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery
The built-in battery inside the unit is completely rechargeable using the included USB charger in the kit. You won’t need to stop by the store regularly just to pick up new batteries - the rechargeable battery life of this citronella bark collar can last up to 50 hours between charges depending on the training.
3 Year Manufacturer Warranty
This PetSafe Rechargeable Spray Bark Collar is covered by a 3-year warranty from PetSafe.
This Spray Bark Collar is Best Suited to Dogs at Least 3.6kgs and Any Breeds
The Rechargeable Citronella Bark Control Collar is designed to be used on all dogs weighing at least 3.6kgs. The included collar strap can be cut to size to achieve a snug fit.
Detects Barks Activation from a Vibration Sensor
For accurate bark detection, the Citronella Bark Control Collar uses a vibration detection sensor that 'feels' your dog’s bark through the vibrations on your pet's neck. The collar can only get activated by your dog's barking (sound and vibration) - this is highly recommended if you have multiple dogs around since the bark collar is designed to avoid false corrections from other dog's bark.
Safe Citronella Spray Oil as well as an Unscented Spray for Distracting Your Dogs Barking
This Citronella Spray Bark Collar uses safe Citronella essence oil to distract your dogs from barking. The spray will not choke or affect their sense of smell nor will it poison them. It is completely safe for your dog.
Multi Colour Status Indication Light
The built-in status Red Light will indicate whether the battery needs charging, and the Yellow Light will indicate that the collar needs a refill. Please refer to the owner’s manual for more information.
Rechargeable Citronella Dog Bark Collar Fact Sheet
Li-Ion Battery - Rechargeable
Vibration Sensor – “Your Dog's” Bark Only
RED and Green Lights Indicator
Li-Ion Battery - Rechargeable
To help reduce the environment pollution from the battery waste, the PetSafe Rechargeable Bark Control Collar Spray is powered with Li-Ion rechargeable. Simply connect your Micro USB cable to a standard phone charging adaptor or a computer’s Micro USB port and you can use it for another 40 hours to train your dog.
Dog’s Vocal Cord Activated - Vibration and Sound Sensor
The Rechargeable Spray Bark Control Collar has built in vibration and sound sensor that detects the dog’s bark and activates the spray bark collar. You can be sure that your dog will not receive any false correction from this bark control collar.
Light Status Indicator - Red, Yellow And Green Coloured Bulbs
The flashing lights of Red, Yellow and Green bulbs will tell you that you need to charge the battery and how strong or weak the bark collar sprays in training your dog. Consistent training is must for a successful result in using this PetSafe Rechargeable Spray Bark Collar.
Essential Citronella Oil
Citronella Essence Oil is CFC-Free that is clinically proven harmless for both dogs and to people is use in the PetSafe Rechargeable Dog Bark Collar Spray. The canister can take full capacity of sprays up to 30-45 times.
Bark Collar – Longer Service Life
This Rechargeable Spray Bark Collar has longer battery service life than any other collars in the market because the power supply uses 3.1V to 4.2V for the, Idle current of 240uA and with spray current of 10-25mA.
Rechargeable Citronella Dog Bark Collar Manual
This product is best suited for dogs above 10klgs.
This product should never be used on people that can violate the laws
Please take the product and turn it off before playing with your dogs.
Avoid long time usage of this barking stop device
This is not a toy so keep it out from the reach of your children
Never try to fix the device by yourselves or the warranty will be voided
Do not place the device and the natural Citronella canister near to hot or high temperature places.
The manufacture is not responsible for any loss or improper usage of this product
What’s inside the box?
PetSafe Rechargeable Bark Collar
Cable for USB Charging
1 x Citronella Oil Spray Cartridge and 1 x Unscented Cartridge
Battery and Charging Light Indicators:
This bark collar is powered with Lithium-Ion battery that can be recharged several times for extensive use. Simply use the included USB Charging Cable to recharge the bark collar either in your USB port of your computers or cellphones.
Red light indicates that battery is low and needs to be charged.
Green light indicates the battery is full and is ready to use.
1.) The unit of Rechargeable Citronella Bark Control Collar saves battery power compared to other brands and models. It is fully rechargeable to promote cleaner environment from battery waste.
2.) The Citronella Spray Strength Level is changeable. Using the Setting Switch indicated in the Description, you may adjust the strength level depending on your dog’s temperament. The factory setting is set to Weak. And you select Strong as well on the bark control collar.
3.) By a built in vibration sensor in the bark collar, your dog’s bark is detected from the vibration of the vocal cord. The bark collar will spray a measured amount of citronella oil to distract your dog from barking. The citronella spray is proven harmless for both humans and dogs and is environment friendly.
4.) The Citronella used in this bark collar is from Citronella Essence Oil that is CFC-free which is safe for humans and dogs. There are two Cartridges Refill included which is Recyclable.
5.) The Rechargeable Spray Bark Collar can recognize your dog’s bark because of the vibration sensor versus outside noises which allows it to deliver precise sprays.
6.) In no time, your dog will be able to learn how the PetSafe Spray Bark Collar works on his barking problem. You can expect short term training for your dog.
7.) The Rechargeable Citronella Spray Bark Collar full capacity of the spray for up to 30 to 45 times.
8.) Encouraging the dog for the good behavior by praising after the dog stops barking when the bark collar activates will obtain long term results from the dog owners.
Appropriate Care and Usage of Bark Control Unit
It is the dog owner’s job to calm the dog and guide it throughout the training process because some dogs may find the Citronella Spray Bark Collar to be an unwelcomed accessory and may get perplexed or afraid when the citronella spray activates on them. So the dog can get used to it quickly and provide good results.
1.) The product is best suited for dogs over 3.6kgs in weight. Use it only for the purposes described in the owner’s manual of the PetSafe Rechargeable Spray Bark Collar.
2.) Be reminded that the dog’s skin may be prone to infections or damage if the bark collar is kept on your dog for longer time. Avoiding this can be done with this following:
a.) Frequently check if the dog is developing a bruise on the neck or skin around the bark collar.
b.) It is always best to monitor your dog for about 1 to 2 days when using this bark collar on your dog.
5.) Right fitting of the bark collar strap is important. Make sure that the bark collar is strapped not too tight and not too loose around the neck of your dog. A finger should be able to fit between the collar and the neck to confirm that it is a proper fit.
6.) Wash the dog’s neck and the bark collar’s vibration sensor at least once a week.
7.) Never attempt to disassemble or fix the bark collar yourself. The warranty will be voided if proven.
8.) If your dog resists or responds to it aggressively, stop using the bark collar immediately.
9.) It is highly recommendable that this rechargeable bark spray collar is used only for dogs that are over 6 months of age and weighs over 3.6kgs.
10.) Never use this dog bark spray collar for 12 hours every day.
TROUBLESHOOTING THE BARK COLLAR:
The Rechargeable Bark Collar does not Work
• If the status light indicator flashes GREEN continuously and does not start, it means that the bark collar is low on power and needs to be recharged.
• If the status light indicator flashes RED once, it means that the battery is low and needs to be recharged.
• If the status light indicator flashes RED twice, the citronella spray on bark collar is low and needs a refill.
• If the status light indicator flashes RED 5 times, that the Bark Spray Collar needs a refill and the battery needs a recharge.
• Please get in touch with your local distributor for technical support if the Bark Collar still does not work.
If your dog has No Reaction from Citronella Spray Bark Collar
• The vibration sensor can only work properly if the bark collar is snug fit on the dog’s neck.
• Make sure and verify if the spray nozzle of the bark collar is aimed in front of the dog’s nose with no obstacles from it.
• Making sure that the dog’s fur is not affecting the citronella spray by trimming around the bark collar.
1.) Usual Chargers: General phone USB charging adaptor or plug in on computer’s USB port.
2.) Lithium-Ion Battery (DC 3.7V)
3.) Power Supply (DC 3.1V to 4.2V)
4.) Idle Current: 240uA
5.) Spray Current: 10-25mA
Status GREEN AND RED Light Indicators in Bark Collar
1.) If the GREEN light flashes continuously and doesn’t start, the status indicates that power is low and has to be recharged.
2.) If the RED light flashes once, the status of the battery is low and needs to be recharged.
3.) If the RED light flashes twice, the status of the bark collar is low on citronella spray and needs a refill.
4.) If the RED light flashes 5 times, status indicates that the bark collar needs a refill and the battery needs a recharge.
Turning On the Bark Collar
1. Pressing on the Power Button for 2 seconds will make the GREEN light flash once. (If the RED light flashes once in every 5 second, the bark collar is in working normally.)
2. Turn it on if the bark collar is now fully charged. The RED light flashes twice and still cannot start; no more Citronella Spray in canister. Turn off the bark collar, refill Citronella Spray and turn it back on.
Turning Off the Bark Collar
By pressing on the Power Button for 2 seconds makes the GREEN light flash continuously.
Charging the Spray Bark Collar
In charging the Citronella Spray Bark Control Collar, make sure to turn the unit off and connect the USB cable to a standard phone charging adaptor or a computer’s USB port. By plugging in the Micro USB end to the Micro USB port on the collar and the bark collar should be starting.
How to Refill the Bark Collar with Citronella Oil
By pushing the valve with a blunt tool or a screwdriver, it will drain off the excess air from the tank. Make sure to Turn off the Bark Collar, and position the refill canister downwards and keep it vertical. Make sure to push the canister down on the valve for 15 seconds.
Snug Fitting Guide for the Bark Collar Strap
In adjusting the rechargeable bark collar strap to snugly fit on your dog. Cut off the excess strap and burn the end to keep the bark collar strap from getting undone.
Before putting it on the dog, attach the Bark Collar Unit on the collar strap and make sure that the nozzle of the bark collar should be pointing towards the front of the dog’s nose. A finger must be able to fit between the collar strap and the neck of the dog for a good fit. An improper fit will prevent the collar from being effective.
It is highly recommended to trim the fur around the neck area if your dog has long hair, it consistently ensuring that none if it is blocking the citronella spray whenever the bark collar activates.