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How to Remove Graffiti from a Vinyl PVC Fence

Tweet Vinyl PVC Fence Cleaning We have just installed a 6 foot vinyl privacy fence around our doggie daycare center.  Our building and property are located in an industrial part of town that gets a lot of vandalism.  Before we erected the new pvc fence we had a chain link fence, which allowed everyone to […]

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Utility Locating and Fence Installation – How to Locate Underground Wires and Utility Lines when Building a Fence

Tweet Q. I’m thinking of building a fence in my backyard to keep my two dogs, a greyhound and collie, safe. My sons have graciously volunteered to help. We know where we want to install the fence but how do we find out where all of the underground power lines are buried? The last thing […]

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How do you Stop a Dog from Jumping the Fence?

Tweet . My dog keeps climbing the chain link fence to escape.  We can’t change the fence because the house is rented.  Why is my dog jumping the fence and how do I get her to stop?  I’m afraid she will get out and run away or get lost. Other Dog Fence Sites Online Chain […]

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Replacement wiring for Invisible Fence.?

Tweet . My parents gave us their transmitter components for their invisible fence after their dog died. I have everything I need to install it at our house, except the wiring. Can I use any kind of insulated copper wiring, or do I have to buy wiring from the Invisible Fence people? How about wiring […]

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How do I handle a barking dog issue, when my neighbor is also a relative?

Tweet . After I moved to the neighborhood, my relatives dog started hanging around my house all the time. They always let it run loose. They live 1/4 mile away. I like the dog, and pet it on occasion. But, it wakes me up all the time at night. I’ve asked them to put it […]

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How to Train my Puppy not to Wander Away from Home?

Tweet . i have a 5 month old boxer puppy, we have a 7yr old cocker spaniel aswell and every day they goway for 2 or 3 hours back the forestrys wandering, nothing i do works! the old dog used never go but now the boxer seemsto be carrying her. idont want to have to […]

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Invisible / Underground Fence Cost verses a Split Rail Fence

Tweet . We are looking to install a dog fence in our backyard to keep our yellow labrador retriver safe.  Our lot is about one acre in size.  At first my husband was considering a split rail fence with chicken wire, but is now reconsidering due to the amount of work involved.  He is a […]

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Experience with electric dog fences?

Tweet . Will those underground electric dog fences work in the wintertime as well, under the snow? Several feet of snow? My dog is very big, any experience with how to keep her in? Other Dog Fence Sites Online Low Maintenance Electric Dog Fences | Newsreel Network .com Buying an Electric Dog Fence Great Electric […]

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Invisible Dog Fence?

Tweet . Has anyone had success with those invisible fences? We have a year old black lab who has started to "visit" the neighbor dogs. We do want to completely fence our yard in, but it is rather costly. The invisible fencing is affordable, but I’m not sure it would work for our baby-he only […]

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Approximately How Much Would an Electric Dog Fence Cost Installed

Tweet . We have a back yard that is around 80 feet by 110 feet.  I am considering having an underground dog fence installed to keep my Weimaraner puppy safe. When installing an electric fence, is there a way to put in different zones?  I can’t decide if I want him to have access to […]

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