How Much Does a Wireless Invisible Fence Cost?

Victor Boemmels Dog Training, General

Most people know that dogs need to run free and play off-leash to keep them healthy and happy. This is true with small breed dogs as well as larger dogs. A popular solution today is a wireless dog fence also known as an invisible underground electric dog fence. On the surface an underground fence may seem like a great solution. It’s cheaper than a traditional wood, vinyl or chain link fence and since it’s underground you can’t see it at all. However, the cost, training requirements and rate of failure are rarely discussed. Let’s take a look at the cost first. The typical cost to install an invisible dog fence is between $950 and $1500. There are many factors that contribute to the cost of your electric underground fence such as: If you have a large strong dog, or if …


To shock or not to shock your dog. That is the question.

Victor Boemmels Dog Training, General

Many people today think an invisible wireless electric fence is the best solution available to keep their dog on their property. Unfortunately, this is simply not true. First of all invisible wireless electric fences are simply not as effective as you might think. Depending on the breed, we have seen statistics that suggest invisible wireless electric fences are only about 70% effective. Perhaps that is the reason why nearly a quarter of our customers that purchase our non-electric dog fence kits already have an electric fence. They realized their solution simply is not working. Here are just some of the concerns you might have if you relied on an invisible wireless electric fences to protect your pup: While an electric fence may look invisible, its damaging effects are very visible, and generally increase harmful behavior over time. Dogs can become fearful or …