Author Archives: Jessica Medlin

How a Remote Trainer Helped My Dog

By Jessica Medlin, Marketing Research Specialist When my dog, Emmitt, was named, we thought we just named him after a legendary football player. Well, this football player was a top-notch runner… so we quickly found out that Emmitt was the … Continue reading

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Pet Tested, Owner Approved: The Train ‘n Praise

By Jessica Medlin, PetSafe Marketing Research Specialist The PetSafe® Train ‘n Praise™ is a reward system that uses a handheld remote and treat dispenser to positively reinforce good behavior at home. The Train ‘n Praise remotely dispenses dry treats or … Continue reading

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What Research Told Us: Social Pet System by PetSafe!

By Jessica Medlin, PetSafe Marketing Research Specialist Toward the “tail” end of 2013 we teamed up with some existing PetSafe Idea Partners, and even some new ones, to complete IHUTs (In-Home Usage Tests) for one of our new products – … Continue reading


Unique Ways to Pamper Your Pet

By Jessica Medlin, PetSafe Marketing Research Specialist My dog, Emmitt, had his 2nd birthday last week. I guess in dog years that means he’s a teenager. Since last week was Emmitt’s birthday, I decided I’d share some fun and unique … Continue reading

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Potty Train Your Dog the Easy Way!

By Jessica Medlin, PetSafe Marketing Research Specialist “What do you mean I can’t pee in the house?!” Sometimes that’s what I feel like my dogs are thinking when I tell them it’s time to go outside when it’s cold, snowing … Continue reading


PASSport Pet Access Smart System

By Jessica Medlin, PetSafe Marketing Research Specialist You know us – we’re always up to something new!  In early Spring of this year, we completed an In-Home Usage Test (IHUT) for our new PASSport Pet Access Smart System. Our IHUT … Continue reading


Summer Activities for You & Fido

By Toni Gibson-Mark, PetSafe Training & Behavior Education Specialist The sun is shining and it’s time to get outside!  Being outside is one of the best things about the summer, and it’s definitely the favorite time of year for many … Continue reading

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Dog-friendly Summer Festivals

By Michelle Mullins, PetSafe Training & Behavior Education Manager I’m feeling festive! No, not Christmas in July festive, I’m feeling summer festival festive! Food festivals, music festivals, art festivals, I love them all. Recently I attended a food festival in … Continue reading

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What did the research tell us about the SweepOne Automatic Litter Box?

By Jessica Medlin, PetSafe Marketing Research Specialist If you’re a cat owner, you know that having a cat also comes with having a litter box.  An automatic litter box can make it much easier to clean up after your cat.  … Continue reading


Running Back Runs Free: Introducing PetSafe’s newest training tool

By Jessica Medlin, PetSafe Marketing Research My dog Emmitt was named after the great NFL running back, Emmitt Smith.  His name turned out to be pretty fitting because he is a runner, big time.  Emmitt must be on a leash … Continue reading

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