PetSafe Stay And Play Wireless Dog Fence Reviews

The PetSafe PIF00-12917 stay and play wireless dog fence is a safe, comfortable, and very advantageous option for you and your pet.

Those who have the experience of installing a wire fence to prevent their pets from escaping know that it is a very laborious job, which can require a lot of time and money.

In addition, it is not always effective and you must check the condition of the wiring, to verify that it does not show breakage.

In contrast, a wireless system, such as the PetSafe PIF-12917 stay and play wireless dog fence, is a much more convenient and convenient safety alternative for your pet.

PetSafe Stay And Play Wireless Dog Fence Review

PetSafe Stubborn Dog Stay & Play Wireless Pet Fence Receiver Collar, Waterproof and Rechargeable, Tone and Static Correction, PIF00-13672, from the Parent Company of the INVISIBLE FENCE Brand
  • RECHARGEABLE, WATERPROOF RECEIVER COLLAR: Quickly charges in 2-3 hours with each charge lasting up to 3 weeks depending on use.Includes : Receiver Collar, Receiver charger, Short and long contact points, Test light tool, Contact point wrench, Product manual U.S.-BASED CUSTOMER CARE: Our pet product experts are here to help you and your pet and are available by phone, email or chat if you have any questions
  • 5 LEVELS OF CORRECTION: Find the best level for your pet with adjustable correction levels; also includes tone-only mode for training
  • COMPATIBLE WITH ALL OUR WIRELESS FENCES: Works with all PetSafe Wireless Fence transmitters to keep all your buddy's safe in your yard, NOT compatible with PetSafe In-Ground Fences or Remote Trainers
  • ADD UNLIMITED PETS TO YOUR SYSTEM: Unlimited number of collars can be added to the fence system for all the happy pups in your life
  • SLIM, ERGONOMIC DESIGN: Our comfortable collar fits small, medium, and large pets 5 lb or more with neck sizes 6 - 28 in

Leaving your dog loose in the yard will no longer be a problem with this PetSafe smart, portable home-use device. The transmission unit is accompanied by a compact waterproof collar, equipped with rechargeable batteries that allow you to make customized configurations and highlight the breadth of its field of action, which covers more than 3000 square meters.


With respect to the design, we find a very light product, but with a solid constitution. It is easily portable, which adds manageability and expands its use opportunities.

If, for example, you want to go on vacation or to camp, you can take with you the PetSafe fence PIF00-12917 and establish the security area for your pet, covering up to 210 feet in diameter.

And if you think that the programming will take a long time, you are wrong. In less than 2 hours you can configure the system to adapt it to the desired place.

On the other hand, the PetSafe PIF00-12917 wireless dog fence fits a wide variety of dog breeds, as it fits pets with a weight from 5 pounds, and with neck sizes of 6 to 28 inches.

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With respect to the correction modalities, you can choose between five static intensities and a tone-only mode, which will alert you with a beep when your pet passes the established limits.

And since we are aware that you are very interested in safeguarding the integrity of your dog, you will be pleased to know that it has an option of the automatic shutdown, which stops the correction after 15 seconds of activity.

On the other hand, it is an expandable system, because it allows you to expand the containment area, using additional wireless transmitters. Likewise, if you have more than one pet, you will value the possibility of controlling as many animals as you wish with just one transmission unit, it will only be necessary for each of them to have their wireless collar.

By the way, the necklace is waterproof and has an ergonomic design that will not bother your dog. It is very light and has built-in rechargeable batteries, which is just 2 to 3 hours to reach the maximum load.

And even when the PetSafe PIF00-12917 wireless dog does not escape the limitations of this type of systems, which may be affected by the topography of the land and the presence of electrical or metal equipment that interfere with the transmission of its signal, the company has made efforts to update the system with a transmitter 67% smaller, which allows adapting it to any place, without sacrificing the containment area.

The system comes equipped with a transmitter unit, a 150-meter perimeter cable, the receiver mechanism integrated into the adjustable collar, 50 training flags, and, of course, a user manual.

Coverage And Specification of PetSafe PIF00-12917

  • Brand: PetSafe
  • Type: wireless dog fence
  • Product weight: 1.9 kilograms
  • Product dimension: 21.8 x 19.8 x 26.9 cm


  • The PetSafe wireless fence PIF00-12917 is a proven training system that facilitates the establishment of limits for your pet, in a really short time.
  • The resistance to water of the collars is valued, particularly useful if your pet loves the open spaces and is not afraid of rain or to bathe in a pond.
  • The rechargeable batteries avoid the continuous replacement of batteries and represent a considerable saving.
  • This system guarantees the safety of your pet within the defined area.
  • The lightness of the collar provides comfort to your dog and, overall, the leash is very well accepted by the dogs.
  • The system coverage, 210 feet (19 kilometers), can be expanded to 10 acres (4 hectares), adding additional transmitting units. Therefore it is a team that can grow as much as your needs.
  • Finally, a product with a three-year guarantee always gives its buyers confidence.


  • Some users have reported events in which the collar emits static signals, although the dog stays within limits.
  • Others point out that the product has not been as strong as expected; however, the three-year guarantee offered by PetSafe counteracts this deficiency.


It is very useful when evaluating the acquisition of any equipment, review the opinions of other users. These offer us a first-hand vision, based on the experience with the product. In this sense, the fence of the PetSafe wireless dog PIF00-12917 obtains an outstanding one, because 81% of the buyers in Amazon have assigned a rating of 5 stars, the maximum possible score.

In a quick survey, some users expressed their previous concern about the cost of the system, in case of doubts about its operation; however, everyone finally considers that it was very well spent money because the team’s performance has exceeded their expectations.

Apparently, it is the users with large pets or those who have more than one animal, who have made the most of the characteristics of the PetSafe wireless dog fence PIF00-12917.

They endorse with their comments the ease of use and the speed with which results are achieved with training. In just one day and with only a warning signal, your pet can understand that it has reached the allowed border. Recurrent stimuli are not necessary, which may end up affecting the animal.

They also highlight its easy transportation and simplicity of configuration as key elements for the portability of the equipment.

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