- What kind of animals will be kept? Sensitive animals (horses, dogs) or less sensitive animals (sheep, cattle)?
- What is the required length of the fence, i.e. its perimeter?
- Will the pen be mobile or permanent?
- What are the conditions where the pen will be installed? Vegetation around pastures, obstacles in the terrain, etc.
- How many entrances and corners will the pen have?
- Which power source will be used (mains or battery powered)?
All these questions need to be answered. A specialist will recommend the appropriate type of wire accordingly.