Collars

Looking for a new dog collar and not sure where to start? Whether you are looking for the right training collar, are interested in learning about shock collars, or want to buy a technology-filled activity collar, we have you covered with comparisons, reviews, definitions, neck sizes, and more.

Dog running with person (Caption: Best Dog Activity Tracker)

Best Dog Activity Monitor: FitBark vs Whistle vs Halo 2+ & More

Technology has come a long way for both humans and pets over the years. Now there’s a way to track your dog’s daily activity (think Fitbit for dogs). We reviewed the latest and greatest products in the “dog Fitbit” category, including key features and pricing for each. From GPS tracking and fitness monitoring to goal setting and comparing your dog to others of the same breed, you are going to be blown away with all the things you can do with a dog fitness tracker.

Shock Collar (Caption: Shock Collars For Dogs)

Shock Collar For Dogs: 8 Things To Know Including Pros, Cons & How To Train

Whether you have a pup with a penchant for persistent barking or you’d like to train your dog to stay in the yard, you may have considered a shock collar (aka electronic collar, e-collar, or remote training collar). As with any method of behavior modification, there are pros and cons. Ultimately, it’s up to you to choose the method that works best for you and your pup, so we’ve laid out the facts to help you decide.

Dog wearing a training collar (Caption: Best Dog Training Collars)

Best Dog Training Collars: Educator vs Dogtra vs SportDog vs PetSafe vs Pet Resolve vs PetSpy & More

Do your dogs stop obeying you when they’re off-leash outdoors? Want to take them hiking or exploring a remote wilderness but frightened they’ll run too far astray? Avid hikers, explorers, and hunters alike swear by remote dog training collars. These wireless collars allow you to train your dog to obey you when they’re off-leash; giving your pup room to roam — and you peace of mind that your dogs are safely exploring their world.

Martingale Collar

Martingale Collar vs Choke Collar

Martingale collars are designed specifically for dogs with heads that are smaller than their necks. These collars gently tighten against the dog’s neck if they pull, back up or spin. It is typically worn by greyhounds, whippets, Italian greyhounds, salukis, borzoi and wolfhounds.

Citronella Dog Collar (caption: Citronella Collars For Dogs)

Is A Citronella Dog Collar A Safer Alternative To Electric Shock?

Citronella dog collars have been gaining in popularity ever since studies were released showing the negative psychological effects of electric shock collars on dogs. Furthermore, studies by the Animal Behavior Clinic at Cornell’s College of Veterinary Medicine suggest that citronella dog collars are even more effective than electric shock collars. The question we ask once again, however, is how humane, if at all, are these citronella dog collars?

Dog barking with teeth (caption: Aggressive Dog Training Tips)

Aggressive Dog Training Tips: Calming The Beast

Most of the time, when you see an aggressive dog, he was not born that way. An owner of this type of dog may not fully understand how to train their pup. This lack of training often leads to aggressive behavior because the dog responds to situations using his instincts since he has never been taught differently. Learn why it happens and how to get your dog to stop aggressive behavior.

Two dogs with Gentle Leader and Easy Walk Harness (caption: Gentle Leader vs Easy Walk Harness Review)

Gentle Leader vs Easy Walk Harness: Which Will Help Your Dog Walk Better?

Does your dog have issues pulling on the leash, barking excessively, or lunging and jumping while walking? Not every dog is a perfect Lassie. So a training leash is a helpful tool to tame your pup’s anxiety and aggression. Two popular options to help are reviewed here. But which is better: gentle leader vs easy walk harness? Find out which might help your dog.

Rottweiler with sonic collar on neck (caption: Sonic Collars For Dogs)

Can A Sonic Collar Stop Your Dog From Barking?

Sonic collars are a type of no-bark training device that emits a high-frequency noise — only detectable to your dog — to deter barking. Here are a few pros, cons, and our pick for the best sonic dog collar on the market today…

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