You want to know that if anything were to happen to your pets you could find them again, right? That’s what GPS tracking chips are for. But not all of them are created equally. In fact, you’ll find a number of them that are very different. And some of them work better or at longer distances than others. You’ll want to know about how they work, where they work and what you can do to make sure that your dog or cat is protected if they get lost. So take a look at each of these features.
Waterproof: Is the chip itself waterproof? This will allow your dog or cat to go out in the rain or take a bath and not deactivate the chip.
Subscription Plan: Do you have to pay for a subscription plan? Some devices require you to be part of their service to actually activate the tracker.
Nationwide Tracking: Will it track your pet no matter where they are in the country? The further it tracks the better the chances of getting your pet back.
Battery Type: Does it have a specific type of battery or does it take a rechargeable battery? You want to know what you need on hand.
Weight Recommendation: How much can your pet weigh for the tracker to actually work? You want to make sure it’s good for your pet.
Item Weight: How much does the tracker weigh? You want something that your pet can carry around without feeling weighed down.
There are all kinds of options when it comes to pet trackers and if you’ve talked to your vet recently you definitely know that. But just what should you be doing to make sure you have the right one? Well, you’ll want to start by looking at our features list and then you’ll want to look below. We have 10 of the best options when it comes to pet trackers. That way, you can make sure that you have something that will keep you and your pet close, no matter what may happen.
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Article last updated on:
September 27, 2019