Frequently asked questions
Q: How often do I need to renew the EM collar?
A: It is recommended to renew it once a year.
Q: Is EM safe for my allergic dog?
A: If your dog is not allergic to Nylon (Paracord), alloy metals (charms and beads, also the side release buckles) or plastic (cord lock stoppers), you are fine.
Q: Can I use a brush for cleaning the EM collar?
A: Please do so! I have to do that every time. ;-) As long as you are not using soap or other chemicals!
Q: Is it safe to touch my dog when he is wearing the EM collar?
A: Absolutely! EM is a natural product and doesn't contain ANY chemicals or dangerous contents!
Q: Are the EM pipes getting warm?
A: No. Unless you put them into the sun. ;-)
Q: Does the EM collar have a scent?
Q: What if my dog is playing ruff?
A: You know your dog best. You can take the EM collar off for playtime. It will be no problem if he is not wearing it for an hour a day.
Q: Should my dog wear the EM collar all the time?
A: In the first 4 weeks yes, after that you could take it off at night. For best results, it is recommended to keep the EM collar on all the time during the tick season.
Q: Can my dog go swimming with the EM collar on?
A: Absolutely! Water is good for the EMs! Although do NOT leave it on your dog if he is swimming in a pool with chlorine in it!
Q: Does EM work against fleas as well?
A: Some EM users say yes, some say no. In our experience we've never had fleas.
Q: Can I put the dog collar and leash into the washer?
A: Yes, but please wash in a laundry bag or a pillow case and only at cold or warm cycle. Do NOT put the collar or leash into the dryer! Let it dry either in the sun or on a towel in an aerated spot.
That does not apply tho the EM tick collars!