Frequently Asked Questions
The BarkCollar should be effective on dogs as small as 4 pounds.
We recommend waiting until the dog is 4-6 months old.
No. The electronic stimulation is mild. Imagine a slight tickle or light static, like touching a metal doorknob after walking across carpet in your socks. The stimulation gets a pet’s attention, similar to a tap on the shoulder.
No – the collar must be in contact with the dog’s neck to be activated. It activates in response to vibration, not sound.
Yes. The warranty is one year.
There are no specific health restrictions. If you have a concern about your dog using a bark collar due to a health condition, we suggest you contact your Veterinarian.
We recommend using long posts for dogs with long hair or a thick coat. Short posts should be fine for short hair dogs who do not have a thick coat.
The components in the BarkCollar are specified to operate from minus 25 degrees (F) to 125 degrees (F). A significant and rapid change in temperature may temporarily disrupt some of the BarkCollar functions until the device adjusts to the new temperature level.