Dogtra Pathfinder mini is a cost-effective solution to expensive problems. Dogtra is offering this GPS track and train equipment in half the price of most GPS dog collars.  They build it to work with your cell phone, that means you can use your cell phone to track and train your dogs.

It works even out of GSM area and where the cell phones are not working because it is not dependent on your cell phone service. Once installing the app consume some data but thereafter It use offline maps and connect with the handheld device VIA Bluetooth and it is fully compatible with the google maps.

It always downloads the required maps in advance and works well offline because its functionality fully depends on the GPS. The offline mode is easy to use and will not consume much space on your phone.

It is not necessary to use your most updated phone; you may use a spare phone to connect as this system only need the GPS and maps of your phone and you can update maps where you find the internet.

The Dogtra Pathfinder Mini dog collar will keep you updated about the dogs positions, Barking and  direction along with distance. This all information helps you to measure the performance and time and next plan of action.

You also can mark the property boundaries and other areas you do not want your dog to enter with the Geo Fencing feature of Dogtra Pathfinder Mini. This is a great feature to use at your farmhouse and even at your home, because of the range of this system Geo Fencing of large property such farms become possible with this system.

There is another special feature of this system which makes it even better, while suing this systems hunters can share the dogs with other hunters, which make the hunting in group easier. Just keep it with you and turn on the GPS when required.

It takes less time to sync the positions, but it’s better to start it 5 minutes before when you need it.

dogtra pathfinder mini

Track and train up to 21 dogs from your smartphone with no cell data required!

System Specifications:

  • GPS Connector weight: approx. 4.3 oz.
  • Collar weight with Transceiver: approx. 7 oz.
  • Collar length without Transceiver: 28″
  • Collar length with Transceiver: 26″

Smart Phone Not included 

This product come with one year limited warranty 

What's New in Dogtra Pathfinder Mini

  • Compatible with the original Pathfinder system
  • Collar / transceiver is 22% smaller from original Pathfinder
  • 4 Miles Range
  • Beacon / location lights on the collar
  • Uses a smaller 3/4" collar strap for beagles and smaller breeds

Dogtra Pathfinder Mini App

  • Control all tracking and e-collar functions from your smartphone
  • Installation of app will consume some data but thereafter, no cellular data required to use
  • Compatible with iOS 8.1 and up and Android 4.3 and up, which means it works well with all of modern phones.
  • Expandable to 21 dogs, you may by basic package with one collar but later on can expand it up to 21.
  • Compatible with both Pathfinder, Pathfinder TRX, and Pathfinder MINI
  • Fully compatible with google mapes detailed satellite and terrain views by Google Maps along with offline map mode
  • Two-second update rate for greater tracking accuracy even when you are tracking 21 dogs at a time. 
  • Map zoom capability for superior tracking detail, which makes locating easy.
  • Dog icons indicate when your dog is on-point, treed or running, that makes it easy to understand and find current status of dogs.
  • Custom alerts for dog actions using pop ups, sound and vibration, fully configurable 
  • Tracking Only competition modes with verifiable data which is also recorded for later use.
  • Geo-Fence and alert options let you customize boundaries and receive notifications, even Geo Fencing of large properties become possible with this system
  • History playback on your smartphone and computer
  • Easy location sharing for dogs and dog owners, which helps to hunt in groups and this feature make collaboration easy.
  • 100 levels of Momentary (Nick) and Constant stimulation
  • Non-stimulating tone
  • you can updated your app whenever you connect with internet 

Dogtra Pathfinder MINI E-Collar

  • 3/4″ orange collar strap fits a 11-22″ neck
  • Fully waterproof
  • Low to high power stimulation
  • 100 levels of stimulation
  • Rapid charge Lithium Polymer battery
  • Rechargeable with user replaceable batteries
  • Secure contact point covers for competition use
  • Transceiver dimensions: 3″ x 1 1/2″ x 1 5/8″
  • Collar strap dimensions: 3/4″ x 28″
  • 3.5-Hour Rapid Charge Batteries
  •  Approved for UKC events
  • 4-Mile Range
  • Available in colors Orange, Green, Black, and Blue

Stimulation and Battries of Dogtra Pathfinder MINI


  • 100 levels of stimulation adjustable on your smartphone
  • Level up and down buttons plus slider control
  • Momentary “nick” mode
  • Constant mode
  • Non-stimulating tone feature



  • Lithium Polymer batteries
  • User replaceable
  • 2-hour rapid charge
  • Comes with a splitter cable and charger allowing you to charge both collar and handheld at the same time


What's Included in the Package

  • Waterproof GPS "Connector"
  • Lanyard
  • Hardshell case
  • Waterproof transceiver attached to user replaceable orange 3/4" collar strap
  • Probe wrench
  • Battery charger
  • Splitter cable
  • Non-stimulating probe covers
  • Probe extenders
  • Metal belt clip with screws
  • Test light
  • And the most important piece "Owner's manual"

New and Value-added Features of Dogtra Pathfinder Mini

  • Smartphone GPS tracking and training, unlike other GPS e-collars, there are no extra navigation packages to purchase.
  • No cellular data required for use, just at the time of installation it will consume some data, thereafter it can work without data.
  • Full e-collar functions including nick/constant stimulation and tone
  • Fully compatible with google maps, detailed satellite and terrain views by Google Maps along with offline map mode, you can download maps whenever you connect with the internet.
  • Great connectivity, two-second update rate for greater tracking accuracy even when you are tracking 21 dogs at a time.
  • Pin Point Accuracy is possible for superior tracking and training, map zoom capability for superior tracking detail
  • Tracking Only competition modes with verifiable data and secure contact point covers, it also keep record of the same for later use.
  • Geo-Fence of large properties sand farm houses along with alert options let you customize boundaries and receive notifications; large boundaries means real large properties.
  • It makes sharing easy with other dog owners, and even hunters can share dogs with each other for better group hunt, easy location sharing for dogs and dog owners
  • Expandable to 21 additional Dogtra GPS Collars and Pathfinder MINI users
  • You will have history playback on your smartphone and computer, which make further planning easy and also can better plan next training
  • Coverage up to 4 Miles, 4-mile line-of-sight range to cover your most active running dogs, reduce the range up to 1 mile for safety purpose. But as per our findings it go beyond 4 miles
  • Fully waterproof, but always pay attention to this fact sometimes when dog scratch his neck with hard surface that may cause problem
  • It come with modern batteries, long-lasting rapid charge lithium polymer batteries
  • Easy to understand the dog status, dog icons indicate when your dog is on-point, treed or running
  • Fully customizable, custom alerts for dog actions using pop-ups, sound and vibration
  • 100 stimulation levels for every type of dog training situation make the work easy for a for a dog owner and trainer

Drawbacks of Dogtra Pathfinder Mini

Frankly we did not find any functional or technological drawback in this equipment, under listed are the precautionary measures for a user,

  • It will eat up your phone battery quickly, arrange proper backup or keep spare batteries with you, or use spare phone particularly for tracking and training purpose
  • Did not measure ho much a dog walk in a day, maybe we remain unable to find it
  • Take time to start-up, better to turn it on when leaving home/farm or turn it on 5 minutes prior to use

This is the most advanced track and train technology which comes right into your mobile and this feature makes the whole work so easy. Every person is familiar with the mobile apps and can configure then easily. Moreover, tracking and trading with the touch screen device create real fun and whole even remain in your device as recording so later on it serve for evaluation and better planning. There are other dozens of features which makes it better than competitors. We highly recommend this device for tracking, training and Geo Fencing.

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