How Does an Electric Fence Work?

Electric fences are an excellent solution in the management of land that is used as pastures or for grazing. It is a safe and effective way to contain livestock. These fences are also used to protect property, animals, and gardens from damage caused by pest animals and predators. But what exactly is an electric fence, […]

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  • February 21, 2021

How to Test an Electric Fence Without Touching It

Congratulations! You’ve installed your electric fence. It’s always smart to test your fence immediately after installation. But that’s not the only time you should check it. You should do routine testing daily to make sure you’ve charged the lines. Thoroughly and regularly test the fence as described below. You don’t have to test the fence […]

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  • February 11, 2021

Electric Fence Dangers

Electric fences are an affordable and effective solution for containing livestock in a particular area, and for preventing predatory and pest animals from entering a specific area. While there are many positive benefits to be gained from installing an electric fence, electrified enclosures also come with certain risks. You should always be aware of these […]

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  • February 4, 2021

How to Install an Electric Fence

Electric fencing is an excellent solution for landowners who want to either keep their livestock contained or prevent wild animals (or intruders) from entering their property. Humane, effective, and affordable electric fences add value and functionality to your land.Design Your LayoutTo determine what materials you’ll need, you must design the layout of your future fence. […]

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  • February 4, 2021

How to Properly Ground an Electric Fence (Safely)

The grounding system of your electrical enclosure is one of its most essential elements. Without a proper grounding system, your fence will be neither safe nor effective. With an optimized grounding system, you can expect exceptional performance from your electric fencing.What is the Grounding System?Your electric fence works as a closed circuit. A closed circuit […]

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  • February 4, 2021

How to Install an Electric Fence Gate

When planning your electric fence enclosure, several elements need to be planned well ahead of installation, including:The area you’ll be enclosingThe type of electrified material you’ll be using (fence tape, netting, rope, and wire)How many gates you require, how large they are, and where you will place them.Today, we’re going to focus on the best […]

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  • January 21, 2021

How Effective is an Electric Fence Around a Pond?

Fish ponds with koi carp and other similar kept fish can be hard to monitor and deter potential predators such as herons, cats, racoons or even dogs from getting near it and eating all the fish. Netting only works to a certain point and does not give off any warnings to the intruders, which could […]

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  • January 8, 2021