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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: September 3, 2020 (Refresh Now)
9.1
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999
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480 mAh
BATTERY CAPACITY
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USB

Review Summary - 974 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Ease of Use
 70
easy, easy to set, set, collar, directions
+97%
-3%
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" ...  The collar is easy to use and very adjustable.  ...  "
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" ...  He is much more tolerable and friendly.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to setup.  ...  "
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" ...  The collar is durable and easy to put on.  ...  "
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" ...  Simple to use good directions  ...  "
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" ...  Two collars come with the device for options and setup is easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to set up and use.  ...  "
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" ...  The set up was fairly easy and was able to get the collar on him quickly.  ...  "
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Product Reliability
 58
weeks, stopped barking, barking, dog, collar
+62%
-38%
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" ...  Been in use three weeks now.  ...  "
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" ...  I had it on the lowest vibration mode and it started working right away.  ...  "
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" ...  He just turned four a few months ago.  ...  "
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" ...  Product worked great barking stopped within 1 day.  ...  "
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" ...  I got this hoping it would help and as soon as I put it on it worked!  ...  "
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" ...  But within 24 hours, he has stopped barking!  ...  "
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" ...  Work great, we start use it 2 weeks ago and my dog stop batking for everything  ...  "
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" ...  Two hours In and he hasn’t been shocked yet but it’s already working!  ...  "
Battery Life
 54
battery life, charge, rechargeable, charged, collar
+85%
-15%
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" ...  Battery seems to hold up good.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a life saver!  ...  "
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" ...  I love that this is rechargeable.  ...  "
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" ...  Long-lasting battery.  ...  "
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" ...  I was very pleased when I got my collar in the mail for my lab but I like about it most is your charge the battery and my dog Halle she has arthritis and it’s hard for her to get up the ramp but now after her first park she comes right up the ramp I’m really happy with this collor  ...  "
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" ...  it is a life saver!  ...  "
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" ...  The battery life is good and I dont find myself needing to charge often.  ...  "
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" ...  The battery lasts a long time!  ...  "
Comfort
 40
neck, hurt, dog, wearing, vibration
+75%
-25%
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" ...  I just recently purchased this and just started having my lab wear it— so far it seems to be helping!  ...  "
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" ...  I found this bark collar with the hopes that he would calm down but without hurting him and i love it !  ...  "
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" ...  Collar is easily adjustable.  ...  "
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" ...  The collar is easy to use and very adjustable.  ...  "
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" ...  Comfortable on my dog.  ...  "
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" ...  It fits well and there are two different collars types for you to choose from, a buckle design and clip design.  ...  "
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" ...  It has been a great addition to his regular training of voice and hand commands.  ...  "
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" ...  Really nice quality, I particularly like that there's an option to just use the vibration so that my dog isn't hurt.  ...  "
Marketplace
 37
described, works, works as advertised, thank, seller
+92%
-8%
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" ...  Have tried four different collars from amazon before settling on this one.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazing product—works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  I think the product works as described .  ...  "
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" ...  Works as described!  ...  "
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" ...  So far it has worked as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Shipping and product as expected.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  It came as advertised.  ...  "
Capacity
 34
dog, apartment, neighbors, barking, dogs
+97%
-3%
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" ...  I am working from home and purchased it to help assist with my pups random barking at people passing house or visiting.  ...  "
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" ...  Works perfect for small dogs  ...  "
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" ...  So far works well for training my dog to be an apartment dog after being in a house for years .  ...  "
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" ...  Our neighbors are happy and so are we.  ...  "
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" ...  Feels great knowing that we can leave our dog alone in the apartment now without disturbing the neighbors.  ...  "
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" ...  Our little boy is very vocal in play and when someone comes in/near our house.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product for my noisy dog.  ...  "
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" ...  This bark collar has helped controls my dogs barking in our new apartment  ...  "
Charging
 31
charger, charged, charging, battery, easy to charge
+68%
-32%
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" ...  Battery life is pretty good, charges up conveniently.  ...  "
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" ...  I was very pleased when I got my collar in the mail for my lab but I like about it most is your charge the battery and my dog Halle she has arthritis and it’s hard for her to get up the ramp but now after her first park she comes right up the ramp I’m really happy with this collor  ...  "
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" ...  easy to charge and easy to understand.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great and way better than a spray collar plus it comes with a usb recharge  ...  "
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" ...  Had enough charge that we could use it right away!!!  ...  "
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" ...  The battery life is good and I dont find myself needing to charge often.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use, set up, and charge.  ...  "
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" ...  It also is easy to navigate which setting you want to keep it and a huge plus is that you can charge it and not have to buy the exspensive batteries that other collars come with!  ...  "
Setup
 30
easy to set, setup, directions, simple, set
+93%
-7%
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" ...  Quick and easy set up, ready to go right almost right away!  ...  "
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" ...  It was easy to set up & the instructions are clear.  ...  "
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" ...  Its pretty easy to set up as long as you look at the directions.  ...  "
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" ...  simple setup, like the progressive enforcement  ...  "
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" ...  Simple to use good directions  ...  "
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" ...  Simple to set up.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy instructions and arrived on time.  ...  "
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" ...  This collar was easy to setup and worked right away.  ...  "
Price
 28
product, waste your money, worth the money, worth, value
+89%
-11%
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" ...  Would definitely recommend at this value.  ...  "
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" ...  This collar went above my expectations with the quality at the price given.  ...  "
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" ...  Worth every penny.  ...  "
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" ...  I would highly recommend this product for the cost and effectiveness!  ...  "
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" ...  Good product for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent and cost effective!  ...  "
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" ...  The price was fair.  ...  "
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" ...  Best money we have ever spent!  ...  "
Sound Quality
 25
collar, barking, bark, vibrate, dog
+80%
-20%
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" ...  Great I love that you can pick sound or vibrate  ...  "
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" ...  It instantly responds to the sound of barking by beeping and gently vibrating.  ...  "
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" ...  3 Days in and habitual barkers are quiet.  ...  "
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" ...  It has different strengths for the no harm shock and will sound, vibrate, and then lastly do a no harm shock.  ...  "
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" ...  Also, I was apprehensive to order a new bark collar because his old one was so sensitive to surrounding sounds it would beep if a car door was shut too hard or if another dog around him barked. ... This collar is great and only controlling sounds made from my pup.  ...  "
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" ...  I like having the sound, vibration and mild shock to remind my barker that she’s not acting appropriately. ... I really like that it allows her minor woofs or little noises without reminders  ...  "
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" ...  My cocker spaniel used to bark at every sound and my neighbor would always complain.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that there's no outside interference from other sounds  ...  "
Product As Described
 25
works, works as advertised, product, exactly as described, advertised
+96%
-4%
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" ...  Works as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as described!  ...  "
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" ...  Product was as described.  ...  "
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" ...  The product works as indicated.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazing product—works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  It works exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as described.  ...  "
Build Quality
 24
shock, durable, buckle, prongs, bark
+71%
-29%
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" ...  The collar was easy to put together.  ...  "
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" ...  Collar works well and seems to be durable.  ...  "
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" ...  She is a big barker and very protective.  ...  "
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" ...  Feels durable, works well, and it’s much better than the last one I tried.  ...  "
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" ...  After nearly two months use, I can 100% recommend this to anyone that wants a non-shock type collar.  ...  "
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" ...  Only pitfall I've seen so far is that the cloth collar it comes with allows the buckle to slide easily, therefore coming loose when playing.  ...  "
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" ...  I will just put it around his neck and he would think it was on and it avoids the parking.  ...  "
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" ...  It came with two choices for collar, one which is plastic, which is nice bc our dog chewed up our last nylon collar.  ...  "
Fit
 13
fit, place, neck, collars, prongs
+77%
-23%
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" ...  It fits well and there are two different collars types for you to choose from, a buckle design and clip design.  ...  "
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" ...  Perfect fit for my Great Dane.  ...  "
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" ...  Directions, after a couple of reads fell into place pretty nicely.  ...  "
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" ...  Multiple collars help get the perfect fit  ...  "
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" ...  The collar is adjustable and you can sear the end so it fits perfectly, too!  ...  "
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" ...  Only pitfall I've seen so far is that the cloth collar it comes with allows the buckle to slide easily, therefore coming loose when playing.  ...  "
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" ...  Very good instructions, I was worried about putting it on my yorkie it fit perfect.  ...  "
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" ...  This collar fit well.  ...  "
Remote
 12
control, come, collars, tried, collar
+83%
-17%
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" ...  Tried a few others (remote style and non remote) and this one just works.  ...  "
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" ...  No remote control but works great so far!  ...  "
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" ...  My fault lies with not reading the description well enough to see this was only a bark collar and did not feature a remote that could vibrate on demand as well.  ...  "
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" ...  Much easier to use than the collars with the remote.  ...  "
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" ...  I would have liked a remote.  ...  "
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" ...  Previously we had used collars with a remote control. ... Not a bad option but it meant I had to have the remote with me at all times and that was just not likely to happen.  ...  "
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" ...  We had the remote bark collar that was great for a while when we knew where the remote was.  ...  "
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" ...  Loved that I could adjust the sensitivity and that it didn’t require a remote and was automatic.  ...  "
Delivery
 12
product, time, quick, fast, arrived
+100%
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" ...  Delivered in time.  ...  "
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" ...  Delivery time was much faster than I had thought it would be.  ...  "
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" ...  Quick delivery and keeps my pups barking at bay  ...  "
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" ...  Came same day as ordered like ordered.  ...  "
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" ...  Very fast delivery  ...  "
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" ...  Received the product quickly!  ...  "
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" ...  The product arrived promptly.  ...  "
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" ...  Shipping and product as expected.  ...  "
For Running
 11
great training tool, dog, tool
+100%
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" ...  Great training tool.  ...  "
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" ...  Great training tool.  ...  "
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" ...  Great price for training.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a great training tool.  ...  "
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" ...  Such a great training tool.  ...  "
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" ...  Great training tool!  ...  "
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" ...  It makes me feel better about the training.  ...  "
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" ...  Great training tool!  ...  "
Features
 10
vibrate, shock, vibration, modes, effective
+100%
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" ...  Different settings available for your particular needs.  ...  "
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" ...  We noticed an instant decrease in barking with vibrate mode.  ...  "
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" ...  Test mode was easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Safe to use and the vibrate mode is effective enough.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product has many modes  ...  "
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" ...  With a light vibration, our boy got the hint.  ...  "
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" ...  Lots of different options.  ...  "
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" ...  The first mode is working great for us.  ...  "
Wash Programs
 7
vibration, modes, different, mode, collar
+100%
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" ...  It has different settings with vibration or shock and I just have it on vibration for my boxer and it works miracles.  ...  "
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" ...  Different settings available for your particular needs.  ...  "
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" ...  Great product has many modes  ...  "
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" ...  The collar has different settings of intensity, which is nice to have.  ...  "
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" ...  Test mode was easy.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the variable settings!  ...  "
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" ...  I like that you can control the settings.  ...  "
Controls
 7
settings, multiple, like, control, collar
+100%
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" ...  Easy seat up with one button.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that there are multiple choices for bark control.  ...  "
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" ...  Functions well, multiple sensitivity settings to avoid triggering by ambient noise.  ...  "
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" ...  I love that there are multiple choices for bark control.  ...  "
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" ...  Great collar for bark control.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that you can control the settings.  ...  "
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" ...  And this has definitely helped control that.  ...  "
Volume
 7
vibration, enough, collar, barking, bark
+14%
-86%
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" ...  he tends to bark at anything he sees and he can get quite loud at times.  ...  "
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" ...  He has a very loud bark and quickly learned when it is acceptable to bark and when it is not.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this a bit over a month ago after four years of very loud, almost continual barking.  ...  "
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" ...  Beeps loud enough that my dog knows and lays down before it even vibrates.  ...  "
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" ...  Our pug can bark at full volume as much as she wants and the collar does not register at all.  ...  "
Sleep Tracking
 7
night, work, wake, neighbors, morning
+100%
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" ...  Kept your Lab from barking at bedtime, much sleep was had by all.  ...  "
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" ...  I can sleep again 🤩  ...  "
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" ...  The house and neighbors can sleep.  ...  "
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" ...  My husband and I are able to peacefully sleep throughout the night.  ...  "
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" ...  Finally and peaceful nights sleep.  ...  "
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" ...  I work night shifts and my dog loves to wake me up in the morning.  ...  "
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" ...  I work midnights & my husband works days so while I sleep she’s put away crate.  ...  "
Overall performance
 7
one
+100%
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" ...  Does the job.  ...  "
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" ...  So far it seems to be doing the job.  ...  "
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" ...  He has always had issues with barking when being left alone at home and its amazing how fast this device corrected that in just one day  ...  "
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" ...  This collar is does the job!  ...  "
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" ...  But it does the job for the little one.  ...  "
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" ...  Does the job!  ...  "
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" ...  Inexpensive and does the job.  ...  "
Returns
 6
date, seller
+17%
-83%
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" ...  And I can't get a refund or replacement.  ...  "
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" ...  Then something went horribly wrong.  ...  "
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" ...  I missed the return date by 10 days.  ...  "
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" ...  We contacted the seller and they sent out another.  ...  "
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" ...  I assume we got a defective product but we are past return period.  ...  "
Hair
 6
dog, cut, barking, vibration, collar
+67%
-33%
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" ...  I have been pulling my hair out with my dog who has been barking at Everything!!  ...  "
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" ...  cut down on the unwanted barking inside of our home by our dog  ...  "
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" ...  It also comes with multiple attachments to fit dogs with different sized necks and length of hair.  ...  "
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" ...  I do like the rechargeable aspect, which cuts way down on maintenance costs.  ...  "
Size
 6
small, dog, well, pretty, good
+100%
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" ...  Size is good.  ...  "
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" ...  The size is very nice, quite unobtrusive for the dog  ...  "
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" ...  Size is sightly bigger than I had hoped but barking has ceased witch is great.  ...  "
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" ...  Love that it’s smaller in size than others we have used  ...  "
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" ...  This has kept both our dogs from barking and it’s very compact  ...  "
Design
 5
well, looking, look, design, collars
+100%
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" ...  Great looking product  ...  "
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" ...  Gray collar and so happy with my purchase  ...  "
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" ...  It fits well and there are two different collars types for you to choose from, a buckle design and clip design.  ...  "
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" ...  So far it look very well designed.  ...  "
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" ...  The collar i ordered came with an alternative looking collar that was black and white that matches her perfectly! ... Look at that face!  ...  "
For Kids
 4
go, noises, loud, level, collar
+75%
-25%
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" ...  we purchased this for our two year old puppy.  ...  "
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" ...  I wish they made these for kids, it would be a million-dollar idea.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm sure it'll work better for other dogs and breeds if you get them at a younger age.  ...  "
Door
 4
someone, barking, neighbor, knocking, knock
+100%
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" ...  I have a mastiff that barks non stop whenever someone is at the door, and this product really helped!  ...  "
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" ...  We just got this collar today and we tested it by knocking on the door.  ...  "
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" ...  I like a single alarm bark when someone comes to the door.  ...  "
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" ...  Now I put the collar on, she walks to the door and just watches people walk by.  ...  "
Band
 4
broke, well, neck, design, collars
+25%
-75%
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" ...  Clasp broke already.  ...  "
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" ...  This is by far the worst collar I have ever purchased Every level does not work I could literally strap 10 of these on my neck in it would not even make me flinch this is a horrible product  ...  "
Pedometer
 3
step, easy, directions
+100%
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" ...  Walks are much less frustrating.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the ease of putting together, directions are easy step by step.  ...  "
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" ...  Especially when he is really motivated.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 3
+100%
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" ...  Like the automation.  ...  "
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" ...  Device works good.  ...  "
Call quality
 3
within, police, neighbors, neighbor, hear
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Within 2 days this bark caller trained him to not bark early in the morning.  ...  "
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" ...  We live in a townhouse and our neighbors can hear everything especially our basset hound.  ...  "

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Specifications

Battery
Battery Capacity:  480 mAh
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