What is the average time needed to train a dog?
The training time varies with each dog and each
trainer. It will depend on what you are trying to train the dog to
do, the trainers skill, and the type of dog being trained. The dog
learns in small stages, his understanding is tested at each stage. On
an average it takes 10 minutes twice a day for 2 weeks to train your
dog. Please refer to your specific training video or contact our free
professional training support help line, Dog Star Productions at
Will the correction harm my dog?
NO. The mild correction that your dog feels is
designed to be undesirable so your dog will avoid it, yet is totally
harmless and humane.
What is the difference between water-resistant and
A water-resistant collar receiver can be worn in the
rain, snow or other inclement weather. However it would be damaged if
it is submerged in water.
A waterproof collar receiver can be worn when bathing or swimming.
Being submerged in water will not harm the collar receiver.
How long do the batteries last?
Battery life varies greatly depending on the type of
battery, how you use and maintain the product, as well as the
operating temperatures. Please call Consumer Services at 800-826-5527
or consult our online troubleshooting guides if you have questions on
your specific system.
How old should my dog be before using an electronic device?
Innotek® recommends that the dog be at least 6
Why can't I leave the collar receiver on my dog for more than
Any collar receiver worn for extended periods can
cause a condition similar to bedsores, known as Pressure Necrosis.