Yes, it is. There is a definite "shock," but it isn't enough to permanently harm anyone or animal. The dogs will quickly learn to avoid it.
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This charger is approximately 8.75 lbs.
This energizer can cover the same distance as a 10 mile AC powered unit, however, the AC powered unit will have more bite to the shock due to the higher joule rating. This solar unit is ideal for areas inaccessible to AC power.
Yes, this energizer is manufactured in the United States.
I bought this model. I’ve had it on my garden for several years and it keeps the deer out of my garden. I installed it as a 5 wire electric fence.
No. Bears have exceptionally thick coats and skin. They would barely feel the shock from this charger.
I would compare the gauge of the single wire and the thin ones in the poly strap. I would assume the poly strap wires are very thin so the strap and single wire run would be very similar. If that doesn't help visit the manufacturer's website for more info or an 800# to call.
Yes, the replacement battery can be found at the link below. http://www.homedepot.com/p/Zareba-Solar-Ba
Test it on yourself or better yet your child and then decide if it is something you feel comfortable doing to your little dog. I would say not, whether it is considered safe or not still seems cruel to use on a member of the family.