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Authen Bark Collar Barking Control Training Collar with Beep Vibration and No Harm Shock 5 Adjustable Sensitivity Control for Small Medium Large Dog

Last Updated: June 1, 2020 (Refresh Now)
9.2
SCORE
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Total Reviews
989
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480 mAh
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USB

Review Summary - 971 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Ease of Use
 70
set, use, easy to use, simple, works
+99%
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" ...  Works great on our small dog and easy to use instructions.  ...  "
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" ...  Was easy to set up.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use and effective  ...  "
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" ...  We loved how easy the set up was.  ...  "
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" ...  Very intricate set up that works how it should!  ...  "
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" ...  I love how simple the collar is to use!  ...  "
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" ...  Effective , easy to follow instructions  ...  "
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" ...  The product was easy to set-up and has a lot of different operating modes.  ...  "
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Product Reliability
 53
working, worked, barking, far, days
+77%
-23%
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" ...  Seems to be working well.  ...  "
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" ...  Just purchased and put on Jake going on 4 days now and it works wonders. ... He stopped barking as much, so I know it is working wonderfully.  ...  "
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" ...  We have had ours for about a week now, and not once have I been woken up at all hours of the night to my girls barking.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked great first time.  ...  "
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" ...  So far it seems to be working, he's getting used to it now.  ...  "
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" ...  So far it seems to be working well.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked as expected.  ...  "
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" ...  We had bought two prior to actually receiving this, as it took three weeks due to covid19. ... Once I did receive it, charged it up and it has been working great ever since.  ...  "
Battery Life
 45
life, charge, impressed, good, charged
+93%
-7%
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" ...  The collar has a great fit and long lasting battery life.  ...  "
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" ...  Used this way, the battery lasts at least a week before needing to be recharged.  ...  "
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" ...  Good battery life.  ...  "
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" ...  This has been a life saver!  ...  "
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" ...  We got this about a week ago, charged it and it says to have the red on for shock .  ...  "
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" ...  Hopefully it lasts  ...  "
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" ...  Battery life is good so far.  ...  "
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" ...  I’m also impressed with the battery life- must buy!  ...  "
Comfort
 41
dog, wearing, neck, barking, hurt
+83%
-17%
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" ...  It did not hurt me at all so no need to worry about this collar hurting your dog.  ...  "
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" ...  I enjoy that the collar beeps before the vibration/shock because it gives her a warning to stop before hand.  ...  "
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" ...  I liked how the collar was gentle to my dogs neck whenever he would bark.  ...  "
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" ...  We decided on this collar because it seemed like it would be effective but wouldn’t hurt him.  ...  "
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" ...  The collar takes the place of me telling him to relax.  ...  "
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" ...  I would recommend this product and it does not hurt him  ...  "
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" ...  Not too strong to hurt an animal.  ...  "
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" ...  I feel like after you get the collar set on the proper intensity and sitting in the right place on the dogs neck it’s perfect.  ...  "
Setup
 37
set, instructions, use, simple
+89%
-11%
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" ...  The directions could have been easier to manage.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to follow instructions.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to follow Instructions so far in just 3-5 hours there has been improvement  ...  "
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" ...  We setup the collar on the vibrate mode.  ...  "
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" ...  Was easy to set up.  ...  "
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" ...  Great instructions, vibrate is strong .  ...  "
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" ...  Instructions were easy to follow, and the collar fit our 12 lbs mini Dachshund.  ...  "
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" ...  The collar is super easy to set.  ...  "
Price
 32
money, worth, well, purchase, product
+91%
-9%
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" ...  Low price and very effective.  ...  "
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" ...  For the price, can’t be beat!  ...  "
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" ...  Product has worked well so far especially for price point  ...  "
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" ...  If this continues to work as it seems, this product is well worth the cost.  ...  "
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" ...  My husband did some searching and found this item, deciding to purchase based on positive reviews and cost.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a good quality bark collar for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product and a great price!  ...  "
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" ...  Great product especially for its price.  ...  "
Marketplace
 30
quick, much, came, advertised, product
+97%
-3%
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" ...  The product was exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you very much for this solution  ...  "
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" ...  Works as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent quality and works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  I always read reviews before buying any product and they were good.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you for making this product:)  ...  "
Build Quality
 23
collars, plastic, work, vibrations, quality
+78%
-22%
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" ...  I love the clip on collar because you set the length once and then just clip it on after that.  ...  "
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" ...  Everything is great even works through corgi thick like coats.  ...  "
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" ...  Product was like described and even came with a 2nd plastic collar.  ...  "
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" ...  The product itself is made very well and comes with a couple different collars so you can switch them out if needed.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that it comes with a soft collar and a plastic one as well!  ...  "
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" ...  I really like how easy it was to set up and the quality material used.  ...  "
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" ...  So we are using the plastic collar which works great!  ...  "
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" ...  The collar was easily adjustable.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 22
dog, vibration, sound, loud, use
+73%
-27%
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" ...  Love that it escalates from sound to vibration to shock.  ...  "
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" ...  Whenever she has it on she has learned to keep quiet or at the very least makes a soft gruff sound.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s already sounding a bit quieter.  ...  "
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" ...  It definitely helps my girl to stop barking at small noises throughout the day!  ...  "
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" ...  I liked this product and my dog learned quickly what the sounds and vibration means.  ...  "
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" ...  All I have to do is get it out, and he gets quiet.  ...  "
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" ...  Great for reminding the dog to have some quiet play !  ...  "
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" ...  I only use the vibrate and buzzing feature and it does the trick.  ...  "
Charging
 19
easy, put, one, dog, charger
+79%
-21%
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" ...  Instructions are simple charge,set,and put it on your dog.  ...  "
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" ...  This collar keeps a good charge which is important.  ...  "
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" ...  The instructions were easy to follow after letting it charge overnight.  ...  "
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" ...  Charged very fast.  ...  "
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" ...  I love that you can recharge it, no more buying those little batteries for the collar.  ...  "
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" ...  I really like the charger as opposed to going through batteries.  ...  "
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" ...  Put a reminder on my phone to charge it every two weeks.  ...  "
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" ...  The collar was easy to charge and set up .  ...  "
Product As Described
 18
advertised, exactly
+100%
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" ...  Product as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Product works as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent quality and works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  The shock collar is extant as shown in the original image and fit perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as described.  ...  "
Capacity
 16
happy, barking, away, apartment, pretty
+100%
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" ...  It definitely helps my girl to stop barking at small noises throughout the day!  ...  "
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" ...  We live in a quiet and pretty safe neighborhood- so when my dog barks it's pretty loud and there is always someone home.  ...  "
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" ...  We have a sweet little guy who does great crated inside but in his backyard kennel he liked to bark at neighbor dogs.  ...  "
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" ...  We have a lab who barks at everything and if we or the neighbors try to do anything in our yards he constantly barks!  ...  "
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" ...  So happy to have quiet while I work at my kitchen table!  ...  "
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" ...  He would bark anytime anyone walked by our house .  ...  "
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" ...  Works well with my two small dogs.  ...  "
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" ...  I recently moved into an apartment and needed something to help my dog not bark so much.  ...  "
Remote
 16
collar, control, would, near, come
+69%
-31%
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" ...  Not to sure how it’s remote.  ...  "
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" ...  I would only change that it had a remote to double as a shock collar and if we could also tell how many times it has actually shocked the dogs.  ...  "
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" ...  Only thing that would be useful is a remote control for the collar.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that it is rechargeable and it works without a remote.  ...  "
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" ...  No remote came with the product but good quality battery life  ...  "
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" ...  Remote control is awesome.  ...  "
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" ...  I love that it doesn’t need a remote.  ...  "
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" ...  This collar is an improvement over our last shock collar because it is sound activated and our last one was by remote only.  ...  "
Fit
 16
dog, fit, collars, work, vibrations
+75%
-25%
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" ...  Fits my dog great!  ...  "
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" ...  It holds up well with heavy use and my two moose (mooses?  ...  "
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" ...  The change in our dog was immediate upon his first barking fit.  ...  "
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" ...  Fits and worked great on my German Shepherd  ...  "
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" ...  But this one has quite strong vibration with suppressing tone which jolts him out of his screaming fit yet not too much!  ...  "
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" ...  The shock collar is extant as shown in the original image and fit perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  Instructions were easy to follow, and the collar fit our 12 lbs mini Dachshund.  ...  "
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" ...  I like this collar fit our huge Burmese mountain dog.  ...  "
Delivery
 12
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" ...  Product came quickly and in perfect condition.  ...  "
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" ...  Shipped very quickly.  ...  "
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" ...  I received the product today, so far it’s working.  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived on time  ...  "
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" ...  Arrived on time and looks awesome.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a great product and shipped fast.  ...  "
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" ...  The product arrived as advertised and neatly packaged.  ...  "
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" ...  Came packaged nice and in great condition.  ...  "
Features
 12
vibration, shock, easy, working, set
+100%
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" ...  It was easy to set up and get started and I understand how to operate and it has a whole lot modes and settings.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the different settings and features.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the different mode options.  ...  "
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" ...  I put it on the no shock vibration mode and works like a miracle!  ...  "
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" ...  I used it without the shock mode and proved just as effective.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that you can set it to just vibration mode or shock mode.  ...  "
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" ...  Able to shut off shock feature.  ...  "
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" ...  I love that you can put it on just a vibrate mode.  ...  "
Controls
 10
level, bark, sound, simple, settings
+90%
-10%
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" ...  Love that there is a setting for vibration and a setting for shock with sensitivity settings.  ...  "
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" ...  Great bark control collar.  ...  "
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" ...  You can also change the sensitivity level.  ...  "
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" ...  Best bark control.  ...  "
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" ...  Love this bark control.  ...  "
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" ...  The sensitivity setting is a must.  ...  "
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" ...  Bonus points for being able to control the sensitivity level - I think that made all the difference.  ...  "
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" ...  Simple controls to change between setting.  ...  "
Volume
 10
barking, bark, whiny, pretty, dog
+30%
-70%
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" ...  My dog is a 65 pound mix breed with a rather deep/loud bark.  ...  "
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" ...  They are loud and like to howl.  ...  "
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" ...  It only gets set off by another dog when they’re all barking loud.  ...  "
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" ...  Our dog's barking doesn't work for this collar because he's not a fast barker, just a loud one.  ...  "
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" ...  Dog has loud bark, this stopped the barking all the time and does not hurt her.  ...  "
Wash Programs
 9
easy, vibration, set
+100%
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" ...  I have it on one of the lowest settings and haven’t had to adjust it.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that this collar has the option for vibrate only or shock modes.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the different mode options.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that you don't have to have the shock mode.  ...  "
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" ...  The product was easy to set-up and has a lot of different operating modes.  ...  "
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" ...  It was easy to set up and get started and I understand how to operate and it has a whole lot modes and settings.  ...  "
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" ...  Love the different collar options and settings.  ...  "
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" ...  It has sensitivity settings as well.  ...  "
For Running
 8
collar, bark
+100%
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" ...  It has been an awesome training tool.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that it beeps, vibrates, and shocks for training purposes.  ...  "
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" ...  Great training collar, would recommend.  ...  "
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" ...  This one works great for training!  ...  "
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" ...  Great training tool!  ...  "
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" ...  Overall it has worked well in training.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect for training.  ...  "
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" ...  I would highly recommend this collar for anyone that has tried training (we've gone through several weeks with a professional) and other methods to no avail.  ...  "
Overall performance
 6
+100%
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" ...  Did the job.  ...  "
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" ...  Pretty inexpensive compared to the alternatives and it does the job.  ...  "
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" ...  This does the job!  ...  "
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" ...  We haven't had it long, but I feel like it will do its job!  ...  "
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" ...  It worked fast and effective!!!!  ...  "
Door
 6
open, time, every, dogs, days
+83%
-17%
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" ...  It doesn’t go off at other deep sounds- like doors closing or kids yelling.  ...  "
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" ...  The past few days have been incredible as we've been able to open up the door and allow the fresh air in. ... I look forward to more days with an open front door and even being able to allow our dog to sit on our front porch with us once again.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s worked great and is helping my dog learn not to bark when someone knocks on the door.  ...  "
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" ...  He is a protector so if he hears anyone coming at the door he will bark and let me know.  ...  "
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" ...  She barks at lawn equipment, people walking, front door and many other unimportant events.  ...  "
Returns
 6
+17%
-83%
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" ...  Oh and also, I was sent an obviously used/returned item.  ...  "
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" ...  Waited too long to return the product.  ...  "
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" ...  I felt awful and filled out the return info immediately.  ...  "
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" ...  Unfortunately, we were disappointed and had to return it.  ...  "
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" ...  Return window closed in March.  ...  "
For Kids
 5
+100%
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" ...  This product has been great for training our dog not to bark!  ...  "
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" ...  I have a one year old schnauzer mix that loves to bark.  ...  "
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" ...  We have a 6 yr old mini doodle .  ...  "
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" ...  This collar is great for training younger and older dogs. ... We have 3-11 year olds and we’ve seen a great improvement.  ...  "
Color
 5
+80%
-20%
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" ...  I love how great it works I just wish it came in different colors.  ...  "
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" ...  But I wouldn’t dock the collar on color options cause it’s worked wonderfully!  ...  "
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" ...  I appreciate that the package comes with 2 different options for the color selection.  ...  "
Water Resistance
 5
dogs
+100%
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" ...  It seems like is passing the waterproof test.  ...  "
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" ...  The icing on the cake is that the product is water resistant, making me feel good that it will not break if my pet jumps in water.  ...  "
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" ...  My two dogs both got a collar and today was the first time I was able to take a shower without the dogs barking their heads off at any passing walker.  ...  "
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" ...  Indoor and outdoor (waterproof) collars are provided.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you for a simple to use water- resistant collar my dog loves his new necklace!  ...  "
Design
 5
+100%
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" ...  It’s worth it’s weight in gold.  ...  "
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" ...  Pretty cool idea!  ...  "
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" ...  Product works great love the sleek design.  ...  "
Pedometer
 4
+100%
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" ...  Easy to use, simple training steps.  ...  "
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" ...  And she doesn’t let it get to the second step for the small shock because she knows.  ...  "
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" ...  Replaced a remote version and happy to have "steps".  ...  "
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" ...  Love that this reacts the my dog's barking in progressive steps.  ...  "
Band
 4
love, collars, collar
+100%
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" ...  I love that this comes with 2 different types of collars (I used the one I already had for her because the band width is thinner and she has a small neck, so this was just owner preference) I also love the ability to control the sensitivity.  ...  "
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" ...  Simple to use, the unit itself isn’t too large or bulky, it comes with two styles of straps.  ...  "
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" ...  I have had previous collars just fall apart from wear and these are nice and tough.  ...  "
Gaming
 3
+100%
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" ...  Total game changer!  ...  "
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" ...  But this one changed the game.  ...  "
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" ...  This product is a game changer.  ...  "
Sleep Tracking
 3
night
+100%
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" ...  The neighbors can now sleep during late night outdoor breaks.  ...  "
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" ...  Never thought we could sleep in peace through the wee hours of the morning or leave the house without her losing it the entire time we are gone.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you for all the sleep I now get!.  ...  "
Hair
 3
+100%
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" ...  This has definitely cut way down on his barking.  ...  "
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" ...  My dog is a corgi and has long hair and it works great on him  ...  "
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" ...  Mine came with a nylon and a tpu collar as well as a longer set of probes which are great for dogs with longer hair.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 3
+100%
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" ...  Device worked perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  The smart (step up) features on this device are great.  ...  "
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" ...  She is beginning to connect our commands with the vibration of the collar.  ...  "
Call quality
 3
day, could, beep
+100%
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" ...  It’s how they talk.  ...  "
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" ...  I also like that I can hear the beep from anywhere in the yard so I know when it’s activating  ...  "
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" ...  I could hear the initial beeping, and I could tell it gave her the small shock.  ...  "
Size
 3
+100%
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" ...  Very convenient now.  ...  "
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" ...  It holds up well with heavy use and my two moose (mooses?  ...  "
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" ...  For it being rechargeable, is really convenient.  ...  "

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