Can I test the Tractive GPS app before buying a tracker?

Yes! With the Tractive GPS demo mode, you can test the Tractive GPS app before purchasing a Tractive GPS Tracker.

Note for existing users: The Tractive GPS demo mode can only be accessed by user accounts without a Tractive GPS Tracker.

Here's how it works:

Don't have a smartphone? Not to fear: you can use the Tractive GPS web app! Just visit and select Try Demo Mode to get started. Otherwise:

  • Download the Tractive GPS mobile app (for Android or IOS) or visit the web app at
  • Login or create a new account.
  • Click Try Demo Mode and follow the prompts to begin testing the Tractive GPS app.
  • After creating or selecting a pet, please wait a few moments while we prepare the demo mode for you.
  • Once you've selected Start the demo mode will run for 15 minutes and the tracker displayed will follow a predetermined path:



A Virtual Fence will be enabled automatically, so you'll receive a notification demonstrating that the pet has left the predetermined safe area.

You can test the LIVE Tracking feature by clicking the LIVE button on the map screen above.

Note: the position of the tracker in demo mode does not represent your actual location and is only for demonstration purposes.

The demo mode will automatically end after 15 minutes. 

We hope you enjoyed the Tractive GPS demo mode! Still have questions? Click here for more information about the Tractive GPS!

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