Let's help sort through the confusion and find out which bark collar is best in Australia. Here at The Dog Line, we offer you a variety of high quality anti bark collars to the Australian market.
Now… You might be a bit confused but the truth is it very much depends on your preference, and your dog (temperament - environment - Triggers). But remember safety is the first consideration and some Bark Collars just do NOT come up to scratch.
Don’t worry! We are experts on bark control and have been in the industry for over 30 years. So we here we list 3 tips for you to determine the ideal anti bark collar for your dog.
First, you have to know that there are 4 different types of anti bark collars and these are:
The cool thing is... we have anti bark collars that can do more than just one method stated above. Isn’t that awesome?
Second, there are a few things that you need to consider on finding the excellent anti bark collar for your dog, these are:
Your dog’s size, Will be a bit of a factor - so check out the size of the box your dog will have to carry around
Your dog’s age, this is not such a big issue if you get a safe bark collar with multi levels and follow the training.
The environment where your dog lives may be 'high trigger' meaning your dog has a high adrenaline level when barking. whcih is different to a dog barking for no real reason.
Your dog’s personality, has your dog developed a habit of barking and just has a yappy character?
Your dog’s temperament can also influence the degree of barking.
Lastly, know where to get your dog’s bark collar. We are committed to make sure that we offer only top-of-the-line bark collars available in Australia.
These anti bark collars are becoming more widely known and accepted as the most effective method of retraining a dog's barking habit. But... Some of the Shock collars available are not proving to be very safe for dogs so stick with the big brands like PetSafe Bark Collars.Keep an eye out for the safety features and watch out for accidental activation. We also offer Electric/Static Bark Collars that are waterproof and have rechargeable or replaceable batteries. Don’t worry! These bark collars are proven to be safe, effective… and are designed with features that ensure your dog will not get zapped for the wrong reasons.
Do shock collars hurt your dog? Absolutely not. Shock collars are meant to distract your dog and not hurt them.
Activation through vibration
Some bark collars features this wherein the stimulation / correction / distraction, to prevent your dog from barking excessively, is activated by the vibration through his vocal cords. This is ideal for dogs that bark and growl to people A LOT.
Activation through sound and vibration
Some anti bark collars is designed to deliver the correction once the bark collar sensor detects your dog’s bark sound PLUS the vibration through his vocal cords. This is great if you have 2 or more dogs - another dog’s bark will not trigger the other dog’s correction.
Activation through sound
Most bark control collars stimulation is activated once the bark collar sensor detects the sound of your dog’s bark. This is ideal for dogs that always howl or whine. However, it may get activated by other dogs’ bark - so we recommend this for solitary dogs.
These anti bark collars are best for tiny to medium sized dogs. We also recommend this type of collar to younger and senior dogs. This is also rated to match with dogs that have sensitive personalities - those easy startled but still responsive.
This type of bark control collar also comes with the different and combined activation features: vibration, sound, and vibration and sound. We also have waterproof Citronella Spray Bark Collars that come with rechargeable and replaceable batteries.
These anti bark collars are best for tiny to medium sized dogs who are super sensitive but easy to train. An ultrasonic is a kind of sound that are inaudible to humans’ ears - this is perfect to distract your senior dogs as well. This type of bark collar comes with sound (bark) and vibration activation - through your dog’s vocal cords. This type of collar usually comes with replaceable, long-lasting batteries.
These bark control collars are best for tiny to large dogs. This is also perfect for your young and senior dogs who have sensitive temperaments. It comes with the sound and vibration activated sensor - your dog will only get vibrated (distracted from his barking) through the sound of his bark and the vibration of his vocal cords.
Are Anti Bark Collars Cruel? After careful research and years of practice, we can confidently say that anti bark collars are NOT cruel.
Great! We know you do! The Dog line has the best anti bark collars in store for your unique dog.