How does Tractive® GPS work?

The Tractive® GPS Pet Tracking device helps you locate your dog, your cat or any other pet - anytime, anywhere. See the location of your pet on a map in a browser or in the free Tractive GPS app for smartphones.

  • Tractive GPS Tracker

    Tractive® GPS device

    The Tractive® GPS device for pets allows you to locate your pet in real time!

  • GPS App

    Download the Tractive® GPS app

    The Tractive® GPS device shows your pet's accurate location on the interactive map.

  • GPS pet collar

    Find your pet

    If you are looking for your pet, you can always trigger the LIVE Tracking function and the position will be updated every other second.

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The safety of your pet begins with Tractive® GPS

You can see the current position of your pet on the map on your browser or via smartphone with the free Tractive® GPS app.

  • Live Tracking
  • Safe Zone
  • 24-Stunden Pfad
  • Battery
  • LIVE Tracking
    You want to know where your pet currently is and want to track your dog or cat in realtime? Using the Tractive® LIVE Tracking feature, you can follow every step of your beloved pet in realtime and see the current position of your pet on a map.

  • Safe Zone
    You can also define a Safe Zone - a virtual fence. If your pet leaves this zone, you will be informed immediately on your smartphone.

  • 24-hour history
    With the Tractive® GPS app you can follow the path of the last 24 hours. Do you want to know where your pet is all the time? Then this is the perfect feature for you!

  • Battery indicator
    The Tractive® GPS app indicates the current battery status of your Tractive® GPS device. If it's time to charge battery again, the Tractive® GPS app reminds you in time.

Find your pet - in more than 80 countries

The Tractive® GPS Pet tracking device leverages the cell phone infrastructure to communicate with the Tractive apps. In order for this to work, Tractive has agreements with many cell phone operators and carriers in all countries listed below.

Supported countries
Tractive® is available in Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and United States of America.

Learn more about coverage

Did you know?

10 million pets are missing annually worldwide.

Only less than 5% of cats and less than 20% of dogs are reunited with their owners!


Tractive® GPS not only gathers information about your pet's location, it includes several great features.

Tractive GPS Gerät

Light & small
The Tractive® GPS Pet Tracking device has dimensions of exactly 41 mm x 51 mm x 15 mm and is only 35g light. (Recommended for pets over 4.5 kg)


Wireless sync
The Tractive® GPS Pet Tracking device communicates with the Tractive® GPS app using cellular networks. Therefore, the position of your pet can be seen from any mobile device or web app.


Integrated light
The integrated light source also helps you to find your pet in the dark.


100 % waterproof

Your pet loves to swim?

No problem - the Tractive® GPS device is 100 % waterproof.

Service plans

The Tractive® GPS Pet Tracking device communicates using cellular networks. We pay the cellular data fees for you and just charge you a small service fee. For this you can enjoy unlimited GPS tracking of your pet.

This is not a typical mobile phone contract, as we don't charge any activation fee or any other additional fees. We don't bind you into a contract, you can decide to stop or restart the service at any point in time.

GPS Tracking
Locating, regular update intervals
LIVE Tracking
Locating, update interval every second
GPS Tracker Sharing
Share your tracker with anyone in the Tractive GPS app (Android, iOS, Web)
Unlimited availability
Tractive® GPS works in over 80 countries worldwide

limited to a country of your choice
Unlimited position history
See the full position history

limited to 24 hours
Export position history
Save the position history in GPX & KML
Best GSM network
Uses the best available GSM network
PREMIUM Customer Service
Feedback within 24 hours (on weekdays)
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pre-paid    cancel anytime    no activation fee    no hidden fees

Visa    Mastercard    PayPal    Amercian Express    Diners Club    Union Pay    JCB

You can choose the preferred service plan during the activation process of your Tractive® GPS device.

So there is still enough time to consider which plan to choose.


Order Tractive GPS in the Tractive Online Shop!

The Tractive® GPS device comes with 1 USB cable with charging clamp and two collar clips.

Tractive® GPS can be ordered right now in the Tractive Online Shop!

Still have questions? In our FAQ you can find answers to frequently asked questions.

Overview on models

  • Tractive GPS
    Tractive GPS
    • Exact Localization
    • Real-time location tracking
    • Virtual Fence
    • Integrated Light
    • Weight: 35 g
    • 100% waterproof
  • Tractive GPS Hunters Edition
    Tractive GPS Hunters Edition
    • Exact Localization
    • Real-time location tracking
    • Virtual Fence
    • Integrated Light
    • Weight: 35 g
    • 100% waterproof
    • Camouflage Design
    • Especially developed for hunting
    • More robust material
  • Tractive GPS Pink Edition
    Tractive GPS SpecialEdition
    • Exact Localization
    • Real-time location tracking
    • Virtual Fence
    • Integrated Light
    • Weight: 35 g
    • 100% waterproof
    • with Crystals from Swarovski®

Our clients about Tractive® GPS

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