Scientific studies also show that shock collars are *not* more effective than spray collars for dog barking. In addition, shock collars are very risky, especially for younger dogs.
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I’m very excited to use our E collar. I have lost all trust in our pit mix who recently bit our new puppy and likes to run and attack other dogs. I feel that I can’t even take him for runs even on his lead anymore. The E collar will help me gain confidence and control again.
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As for shock collars, I decided not to use them on my own dogs because of the risks listed in the article above, including increases in stress levels, and a greater tendency for aggression.
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Pet collars are a great idea for both dogs and cats, making it easier to secure your pet, and providing a means of identification for your favorite feline or canine companion. For Raleigh-Durham’s best selection of dog and cat collars, visit Suite Paws. We offer a wide array of colors in varying sizes, patterns and functions at our full-service pet care center.Picking the right training collar for you and your dog can be a very daunting task. At Gun Dog Supply, you can choose from around 100 different kinds of remote dog training collars from 7 different manufacturers: Sport DOG, Tritronics, Innotek, DT Systems, Dogtra, E-Collar Technologies, and PetSafe.Our on-site pet boutique provides a variety pet collars for both dogs and cats — ask any of our team members which collar is best for your pet. Suite Paws carries the following kinds of collars for pets in Raleigh and now in Durham, NC:When using a shock collar, the key is to apply the least amount of zap needed to get the job done. Early versions of shock collars had very little means of adjusting the level of the shock. They were permanently set to "weld" and, because of this, good for very little. In contrast, modern shock collars have a huge number of levels. My shock collar has 48 levels available, all the way from imperceptible to the smallest of dogs all the way to quite hot for the most stubborn of dogs. Many levels are also useful to avoid overstepping. Overstepping is when level 5 is too little for the dog to notice and level 6 causes the dog to vocalize (which indicates that the level is too high).