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Do Citronella Spray Bark Collars Really Work?

Do Citronella Spray Bark Collars Really Work?

16 May 2018  Neil Smith

The Inside Scoop on Citronella Spray Bark Collars We have a lot of people ask "Do citronella spray bark colla...

Does Your Dog Only Listen to You Whilst Wearing the Training Collar?

Does Your Dog Only Listen to You Whilst Wearing the Training Collar?

26 May 2014  Neil Smith

Don't Let Your Dog Become 'Collar-Wise' A remote dog training collar can be an extremely effective tool for ...

How to Stop Dog Barking – An Overview

How to Stop Dog Barking – An Overview

07 December 2011  Neil Smith

How to Stop a Barking Dog! Statistics indicate that dog barking is the most frustrating dog behavioural issu...

How to Stop a Dog Howling or Whining

How to Stop a Dog Howling or Whining

09 May 2014  Neil Smith

Is Your Barking Dog Also Howling and Whining? Here at Bark Control Australia, we often get calls from custo...

Dog Barking Collars - How to Fit One Properly

Dog Barking Collars - How to Fit One Properly

13 June 2013  Neil Smith

Correctly Fitting a Bark Collar Whenever somebody calls after purchasing one of our bark collars with concer...

What is the Best Bark Collar for my German Shepherd

What is the Best Bark Collar for my German Shepherd

01 July 2018  Bark Control Australia

The German Shepherd Breed The German Shepherd is a medium to large sized working dog and a much-loved pet in ...

Bark Collars by Breed

Bark Collars by Breed

04 November 2014  Neil Smith

Bark Collars By Dog Breed At Bark Control we get lots of requests asking what is the best barking collar for a...

How to Stop Your Dog Barking When Left Alone

How to Stop Your Dog Barking When Left Alone

05 September 2018  Neil Smith

Of all the questions we get asked here at Bark Control Australia about dogs; "How to stop dog barking when le...

What is the Best Bark Collar for my Beagle?

What is the Best Bark Collar for my Beagle?

14 August 2018  Neil Smith

The Beagle Cute, adorable – and they have sucked you in. The Beagle is a very popular breed in families and w...

What is the Best Bark Collar for my Kelpie?

What is the Best Bark Collar for my Kelpie?

07 August 2018  Neil Smith

Kelpie Reliable and intelligent, the Australian Kelpie was, and still is, primarily bred as a working dog on ...

What is the Best Bark Collar for my Poodle?

What is the Best Bark Collar for my Poodle?

06 August 2018  Neil Smith

Poodle Intelligent, active, elegant, and identified by their unique curly coat, the Poodle has become a much-...

What is the Best Bark Collar for my Shih Tzu or Maltese

What is the Best Bark Collar for my Shih Tzu or Maltese

31 July 2018  Neil Smith

Maltese and Shih Tzu Dog Breeds The Maltese and Shih Tzu dog breeds are regarded as gentle and fearless, gree...

What is the Best Bark Collar for my Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler?

What is the Best Bark Collar for my Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler?

30 July 2018  Neil Smith

Cattle Dog Cattle Dogs, also known as Blue Heelers, or ‘Blueys’, were originally bred as herding working dogs...

What is the Best Bark Collar for my Border Collie?

What is the Best Bark Collar for my Border Collie?

22 July 2018  Neil Smith

Border Collie Intelligent, loyal, and extremely active, the Border Collie is a well-respected dog in the work...

Contain + Train: The Ultimate 2-in-1

Contain + Train: The Ultimate 2-in-1

12 July 2018  Neil Smith

For a long time, customers have asked us if there is a product that has a remote training collar and a cont...

How Dog Containment Fences Work

How Dog Containment Fences Work

16 April 2018  Neil Smith

Containment Fence Systems First of all, please note that when we talk about containment fence systems , elect...

What Should I Look for in a DIY Electric Dog Fence?

What Should I Look for in a DIY Electric Dog Fence?

31 March 2014  Neil Smith

Benefits of Electric Dog Fencing Systems We can not emphasise enough how important dog containment fence syst...

Do You Have an Escaping Dog? Are They Digging Under Your Fence or Jumping Over It?

Do You Have an Escaping Dog? Are They Digging Under Your Fence or Jumping Over It?

30 March 2014  Neil Smith

Many dog owners have to suffer through the stress of an escaping dog. You provide a loving caring home! You...

Do You Have an Escaping Dog? Here are the Available Solutions

Do You Have an Escaping Dog? Here are the Available Solutions

05 March 2014  Neil Smith

Dog Fencing Solutions for Escaping Dogs: So your dog is getting out and you've had your first council fine. ...

Do I Need To Do The Training For My Electric Dog Fence

Do I Need To Do The Training For My Electric Dog Fence

25 September 2013  Neil Smith

Electric Dog Fence Training is Important So your electric dog fence is installed and everything seems to be ...

Selecting the Best Bark Collar for your Dog!

Selecting the Best Bark Collar for your Dog!

25 June 2013  Neil Smith

Which Bark Collar Do I Choose? Selecting the Right Bark Collar for your Barking Dog Here at Bark Control Aus...

Why do I Need to Train My Dog to Use an Electric Dog Fence?

Why do I Need to Train My Dog to Use an Electric Dog Fence?

12 March 2013  Neil Smith

The Importance of Dog Fence Training Why is the training so important once you have installed your dog conta...

Is a Bark Collar Going to Train My Dog to Stop Barking??

Is a Bark Collar Going to Train My Dog to Stop Barking??

03 February 2013  Neil Smith

Is a Bark Collar Going to Train My Dog to Stop Barking? After reading this article, why not check out our com...

Electric Dog Fencing - How Do I Run The Wire?

Electric Dog Fencing - How Do I Run The Wire?

09 November 2012  Neil Smith

Hints and Tips to Install Dog Fencing An electric dog fence is usually very easy to install, even if you are ...

Dog Fences... A Simple Training Guide

Dog Fences... A Simple Training Guide

07 August 2012  Neil Smith

Electric Dog Fences - A Simple Training Guide I cannot reiterate to customers who purchase electric dog fence...

How to Find the Right Level on a Remote Training Collar to Best Suit Your Dog

How to Find the Right Level on a Remote Training Collar to Best Suit Your Dog

12 June 2012  Neil Smith

Dog Training Collar: Finding the Right Level For those that have never used an electronic dog training collar...

Bark Collars - Citronella Spray vs Static Electric Collars

Bark Collars - Citronella Spray vs Static Electric Collars

08 April 2012  Neil Smith

The common question One of the most common questions from our customers is "Should I go for a citronella coll...

A Recent Study may shed some light on why you have a Barking Dog!

A Recent Study may shed some light on why you have a Barking Dog!

09 February 2012  Neil Smith

Why You Have a Barking Dog Why some dogs go barking mad! Australian animal welfare researchers have uncovered...

Remote Dog Training Collar Comparison Chart

Remote Dog Training Collar Comparison Chart

19 January 2012  Neil Smith

Use this chart as a guide if you are having trouble deciding which Remote Dog Training Collar is best for you ...

Popular Dog Fencing System Layouts

Popular Dog Fencing System Layouts

15 October 2011  Neil Smith

We often get asked how to install a containment fence system or what the best layout is and the truth is, ever...

Which is the Right Remote Dog Training Collar for You???

Which is the Right Remote Dog Training Collar for You???

17 May 2011  Neil Smith

Dog Training Collar: Which Ones For Me? Of all the products we sell on the Bark Control website, electric rem...

Dog Training Collars - When is My Dog Ready for One?

Dog Training Collars - When is My Dog Ready for One?

21 April 2011  Neil Smith

Dog Training Collar: Best Age to Introduce One A very common question asked by dog owners contemplating using...

Additional Wire For My Containment System

Additional Wire For My Containment System

18 February 2011  Neil Smith

Unless otherwise stated all Containment Systems come with 150metres of boundary wire. You will need to add ex...

How to Choose the Best Electric Dog Fence

How to Choose the Best Electric Dog Fence

18 February 2011  Neil Smith

The Right Electric Dog Fence for Your Dog So, you need a dog containment system but you're not sure on the ri...

Electric Dog Fence Comparison Chart

Electric Dog Fence Comparison Chart

15 February 2011  Neil Smith

Use this chart as a guide if you are having trouble deciding which Dog Containment System is best for you. We...

Bark Collar Comparison Chart - Which Collar is Best for You?

Bark Collar Comparison Chart - Which Collar is Best for You?

07 January 2011  Neil Smith

Use these charts as a guide if you are having trouble deciding which dog barking collar is best for you. We r...