Are you troubled by the barking sound of your dog at the middle of the night? Do you feel your pet barks for no obvious reasons and he is creating nuisance for you and your neighbors by barking uncontrollably? If yes and you are looking for a trick than can keep your dog quiet most of the time, then you must try a bark collars. These are different devices that are tied around the neck of the dog and try to control his barking.
Many different barking control devices in the market
Some bark collars blast air, some emit noise, and some produce electrical stimulation to numb an area on the neck for some time. All these collars work and the dog learns to not bark excessively all the time. Out of these collars, ones using electrical stimulation work most efficiently. It is only the dog who feels the impact of this interrupter and not you or any other member of the family. There are also spray bark collars that release citronella smell. This smell is disliked by the dog with the result that he stops barking unnecessarily. Spray bark collar also comes handy when you are on a walk with your dog and other dogs come close and start to bark.
See that your pet does not suffer in any way
If you buy a bark collar that sends shock waves to a specific area of the neck, you must know that you are in control of the intensity of the electric shock that can be sent to the dog. You have to decide on this intensity depending upon the size of your dog as well as his habit of barking. The best way of using these bark collars is to start with low intensity level and go on increasing if your dog does not stop barking.