Underground Fences Comparison Chart
Drs. Foster & Smith Educational Staff

System Levels Range Size Features Audible Warning Tone Run through
Prevention
Wire
PetSafe Wireless Pet Containment System™ 5 180 ft diameter Over 8 lbs
  • Waterproof
  • Replaceable batteries
  • Collar weighs
    2-1/2 oz
  • Wireless
X X N/A
PetSafe Basic In-Ground Fence 4 Up to 5 acres Over 8 lbs
  • Water-resistant collar
  • Replaceable batteries
X X 20 gauge 500 ft
PetSafe Stubborn Dog In-Ground Fence System 5 Up to 10 acres Over 8 lbs
  • Waterproof
  • Replaceable batteries
  • Collar weighs
    6-1/2 oz
  • Vibration
X X 20 gauge 500 ft
PetSafe In-Ground Fence System 4 Up to 10 acres Over 8 lbs
  • Waterproof
  • Replaceable batteries
  • Collar weighs
    2.5 oz
X X 20 gauge 500 ft
Petsafe YardMax™ Rechargeable In-Ground Fence 5 Up to 10 acres 5 lbs and over
  • Great for smaller yards
  • Waterproof receiver
  • Collar weighs
    1.5 oz.
X X 20 gauge 500 ft
SportDog 100-Acre In-Ground Fencing System 4 Up to 100 acres 10 lbs or over
  • Waterproof
  • Replaceable batteries
  • Collar weighs
    6-1/2 oz
    Vibration
X X 20 gauge 1000 ft
Pawz Away Outdoor Barrier System 1 Wireless: Up to 16 ft; Wired Option: Up to 150 ft older than 6 mths and over 5 lbs
  • Waterproof
  • Collar weighs
    1.9 oz
X X sold separately
  
Related Articles: