What is a GPS tracking system for Dogs?
How is a GPS Tracking System Used for Dogs
You certainly don’t want to add a missing dog to your list of worries, and with a GPS pet tracker, you won’t have too. For those who are training hunting dogs, a special GPS dog tracking system can be used to locate your dog.
GPS Dog collar
A GPS dog collar can be a great choice so long as you do not remove the collar.
Many dog owners get in the habit of removing their dog’s collar for comfort reasons, and there is nothing more heart-breaking than realizing your lost dog wasn’t wearing his collar when you got separated!
LINK AKC Smart Dog Collar – GPS Location Tracker, Activity Monitor
The GPS dog collar works with a customizable app and a nominal monthly subscription. You can choose from small, medium, large and X-large collars suitable for pets 15 pounds and up.
TKSTAR Pet GPS Tracker.
The petite TKSTAR Pet GPS pet tracker can fit small and large pets alike via the adjustable collar.
Instead of a monthly subscription plan, you simply purchase a prepaid GSM SIM card that you can refill as needed.
To track your dog, you can use the app or the free online tracking portal and/or get text messages when your pet’s location changes.
Whistle dog tracker
The Whistle company is a known leader in the dog tracker technology field. Both of these Whistle systems are highly rated and can cover a wide range on land and water.
Not only can you rely on the Whistle technology to find a lost dog, but you can also learn a great deal about your dog’s daily habits and activities by studying your dog’s movements.
Whistle 3 GPS Pet Tracker & Activity Monitor
Whistle 3 GPS tracking device for dogs uses both cellular signal and GPS to expand the tracking range to 3,000+ feet.
The unit does require Wi-Fi for setup and there is a monthly subscription. The battery can last up to 7 days before needing a recharge. You can set your pet’s safe zone and get alerts whenever there is movement outside that zone.
The tracker is waterproof and can even go swimming if your pet decides to take a dip! This new design is for any pet that weighs at least 8 pounds.
Whistle GPS Pet Tracker
This earlier model of the Whistle 3 works very similarly to its recent counterpart, with nationwide coverage, on-demand alerts and a waterproof casing.
The battery lasts approximately 10 days and the tracker can be used for any pet that weighs at least 15 pounds.
Dog tracking collar
Each of these app-based dog tracking collar systems can give you up-to-the-second details on your dog’s whereabouts until you are reunited.
Tractive GPS Pet Tracker
This unobtrusive Tractive GPS dog tracking device works with the same brand Tractive LED dog tracking collar
The tracker plus collar can fit any pet 9 pounds or greater, is waterproof and offers nationwide geo-location coverage. You can use the app to track your pet’s movements. There is a nominal monthly service charge.
Yepzon One Personal GPS Locator
The Yepzon One tag dog tracker attaches to your pup’s collar to make a GPS dog collar. And can give you location updates as frequently as every 10 seconds.
The first month of use is free and after that it is charged. The tracker syncs with the Yepzon app and the battery can last up to 4 months.
Dog tracking system
Dog tracking systems are very popular GPS dog collar programs.
Eureka Technology Pet Monitoring/Tracking and Locating System
The Eureka Technology integrated dog tracking system works without any kind of monthly subscription service.
It’s able to track up to 3 pets at a time via a self-contained GPS tracking system.
The small device attaches to your dog’s collar with a rechargeable lithium ion battery that can last up to 90 days. Making him his very own GPS dog collar.
This system can track up to a 2-mile radius and works with pets weighing 10+ pounds.
There is also a newer version that works with pets weighing 5+ pounds.
Find My Pet Nano GPS Dog Tracker
The Find My Pet Nano Wi-Fi and Bluetooth-enabled GPS dog tracking system works with any GSM system to track your pet in real time and gives you updates every 60 seconds.
It syncs with a free app and the first month of service is free, although after that you will need to pay.
The battery can last up to four days before you need to recharge it.
GPS dog hunting tracker
If you hunt with a canine partner, equipping your dog with a GPS dog hunting tracker can give you great peace of mind so you can both focus on enjoying your time together!
Pod Trackers 2 GPS Plus Wi-Fi Pet Tracker and Activity Monitor
The Pod Trackers highly rated small and lightweight GPS dog hunting collar and activity tracker works in 175 countries.
It can record 8 hours of your pet’s movements for you to review via app and the battery lasts 6 days before requiring a recharge.
Whether you have lost your dog while hunting together or for another reason entirely, this tracker has a sufficiently robust construction and wide range for you to locate and reclaim your pet.
The first year of use is free and the second year is charged.
Dog Expedition TC1 Border Patrol GPS System and Remote Trainer
The portable, wireless Dog Expedition GPS-based system is perfect for hunting and camping trips as well as travel.
It has a range of 800 yards with an optional e-fence you can also use. The battery life is 12 hours.
It works best if your pet is 35 pounds or heavier. If you have more than one pet, you can purchase a second collar as well.
We hope you have enjoyed learning about the many innovative gps dog tracking devices, chips and systems to keep your pooch close and safe!
Millions of pups go missing each year. On average, just 20 percent of missing dogs ever see their owners again. But these odds can and DO change when you use a dog GPS tracker!
Whatever GPS dog tracker system you choose, you can feel good about your efforts to ensure that if you and your pooch lose contact, you won’t have to be apart for long!
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