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The SportDOG SportHunter 825 training collar offers incredible features at a remarkable price! Both the handheld transmitter and collar receiver are compact and easy to handle,and offer the range and features you need. The SportDOG Sport Hunter SD 825 is an incredibly versatile training collar and a good choice for all-around use. The SportDOG Sporthunter SD 825 is a longer range version of the SD-425. It has all the features of the SD 425 but has a slightly larger transmitter with a more powerful antenna for longer range, perfect for training in the yard, field, or for hunting with medium range working dogs. Both the transmitter and receiver are waterproof and submersible.
The 825 can be expanded to control up to three dogs by adding SportDOG Brand Add-A-Dog collars. The comfortable "soft coat" transmitter finish makes this unit a pleasure to handle.
The low continuous stimulation levels and gradual increases between levels on the SD-825 are particularly useful with sensitive dogs or breeds.
You can customize your SportDOG Sport Hunter SD-825 to match your training preference. It comes set up in MODE-1 (a 7-level continuous + 7-level momentary stimulation one dog collar with non-stimulation tone button), but it can easily be changed into 7 different modes with different button configurations.
Features of the SportDog SportHunter 825 hand held:
7 levels of stimulation
Expandable to 3 dogs
Maintains the tone and vibrate when running one, two or three dogs
½ mile range
Hand held weighs 4.0 oz
When programmed to MODE 7, it is capable of remotely controlling the new SportDog locater Beeper(sold separately)
Easy to upgrade to 2 or 3 dogs without loss of tone / vibration feature
DryTek waterproof and shock proof design making it submersible to 25 ft.
2 hour quick charge Li-Ion batteries that are also user replaceable
3-5 year lifespan with proper care
40 to 60 hour run time on a full charge
LED battery charge indicator lets you know transmitter is finished charging
Small enough to hang from the included lanyard
Basic Training DVD and Manual included
Measures 7" x 1.75" x 7/8" with antenna
Push-button ON/OFF switch activated at the collar
Customizable transmitter settings -- choose from 7 pre-set modes
Up to 7 levels of continuous stimulation and 7 levels of momentary stimulation
Instantly change stimulation intensity from the transmitter (tactile dial)
Tone only option
Vibration only option
Rechargeable, user replaceable Lithium Ion batteries in collar and transmitter
Backed by a Two Year Manufacturer Warranty
The SportDOG 825 gives you the option of customizing the transmitter to fit YOUR needs. It also allows you the option of changing the stimulation setup as your needs change in the field ,or if you want different options in different situations.
The modes include:
Continuous and Momentary with Tone or Vibration button
2 or 3 dog mode featuring one button per dog with either Tone or Vibration on the dial
Continuous and Momentary with either Tone or Vibration on the dial
Continuous and Momentary with Tone on the dial and Locator Beeper (sold separately).
Features of the SportDOG Sporthunter SD-825 Collar:
Slim-profile collar design fits closer to your dog's neck
3/4" black collar strap
Internal antenna system
Plastic molded case built to withstand all kinds of training and hunting conditions
Waterproof collar/receiver (perfect for retriever training)
Rechargeable Li-Ion batteries are user-replaceable and heavy duty
battery charge indicator and test light
Weighs 2.4 oz
Receiver Dimensions: 1" wide x 2 1/2" long x 1" thick
Collar Strap Dimensions: 3/4" x 28"
Fits up to a 23" neck
No external collar antenna to get hung up
Another feature in the 825 collar is the ability to change stimulation settings at the collar. The collar has a low and medium setting. This allows you the option of finding the correct range of stimulation for your dog. Lower the overall stimulation choices for more sensitive dogs and raise the levels for hard headed or stubborn ones.
You can change the collar setting at any time. You can also set collars to different levels and operate them from the transmitter.This allows you the option of working sensitive and stubborn dogs from the same transmitter.With the ability to change modes in seconds by setting the transmitter dial to the mode you want, you are able to change them for different training sessions and styles.When the recessed button on the back of the transmitter is pressed, the transmitter light then flashes back the number of the mode you have selected.
SportDOG SD-825 system contents:
SportDOG SD 825 collar
SportDOG SD 825 transmitter
Short and long contact points
Adjustable black collar strap with square roller buckle and metal keeper which fits up to a 23" neck
User replaceable and rechargeable batteries for the collar and transmitter
Dual lead battery charger
Extra mud plug for both the transmitter and collar
Lanyard and belt clip for the transmitter
SportDOG Owner's Manual / Operating Guide
"Basic Training" booklet by Charles Jurney with Rick Smith and Tom Dokken
Basic Training DVD featuring pro trainers Charles Jurney, Rick Smith, Tom Dokken, and Chris Akin
SportDOG SD-825 Batteries
Lithium Ion batteries
Two hour rapid charge system for the transmitter and collar
User-replaceable, rechargeable batteries in the collar and transmitter
Get 40-60 hours "on time" between charges
Comes with a DUAL LEAD CHARGER letting you charge both collar and handheld at the same time
Stimulation from the SportDOG SD825:
Multiple intensity levels let you to choose the stimulation that is best for your dog
Seven intensity levels can be quickly adjusted with the dial on the side of the transmitter, meaning you can instantly adjust intensity whenever distractions increase
Teach yardwork/obedience and enforce known commands with lower levels of stimulation
Use higher levels to stop unwanted chasing or to overcome strong distractions
Up to 7 levels of continuous stimulation and 7 levels of momentary stimulation, depending on which mode you choose
SportDOG SD-825 Range:
Up to 1/2 mile range which is ample for off leash dog training or for hunting with medium range field dogs. Actual range depends on training conditions, including weather, terrain, presence of cover, etc.
1.Can I change the operating mode on the transmitter
2.Can I have correction and tone for multiple receivers?
The SD-1825, SD-1825CAMO, and SD-2500 will allow a tone only option for up to 2 dogs. After 2, correction will remain an option, but tone will not. All other systems will lose the tone option after adding multiple dogs. Correction will always be available.
3.Do I have to charge the transmitter and receiver at the same time?
a.No,they can be charged separately or at the same time if necessary