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Connected PETibles

Owners turn to technology to help feed and monitor pets while away

Implications - Seeking a more streamlined way to care for their pets, owners are turning to connected technology to help monitor and play with their animals while they’re out of the house. Offering the chance to instantly feed, record and even communicate with pets through connected devices, these products not only help satiate concerns over being away, but reflect an ever-growing need for more on-the-go solutions.
Workshop Question - How is smart tech impacting consumer life within your industry?
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7 Featured, 61 Examples:
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Date Range:
Jun 15 — Mar 17
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Featured Examples

Interactive Robotic Pet Sitters
Interactive Robotic Pet Sitters
The 'Pebby' Entertains Your Pooch When You're Away
The ‘Pebby’ robotic pet sitters work to keep pets entertained when you’re away in order to ensure they’re always happy and content even if you aren’t at home. The &#... MORE
Treat-Dispensing Pet Cameras
Treat-Dispensing Pet Cameras
The Tomofun 'Furbo' Pet Cam Calms Dogs Down if They Get Anxious
Leaving your dog all alone all day can be a stressful situation for them, so the Tomofun ‘Furbo’ pet cam is designed to connect owners to their furry friends in real-time. The Tomofun &#... MORE
Interactive Pet Monitors
Interactive Pet Monitors
Petcube's 'Bite' and 'Play' Lets Consumers Remotely Interact with Pets
Pet owners with full-time jobs often have mixed feelings about leaving their animals alone at home all day—be it because they feel bad for their pet’s lack of stimulation or because they... MORE
Treat-Dispensing Pet Cameras
Treat-Dispensing Pet Cameras
This Smart Pet Camera Can Distribute Food When No One is Home
The ‘Petzi Treat Cam’ is a smart pet camera, which allows you to watch and feed your pets while you’re out of the house. The device is perfect for busy pet owners who might not be... MORE
Cardboard Cat Feeders
Cardboard Cat Feeders
This Low-Tech Device Makes It Easier for Consumers to Feed Their Pets
‘Zillians’ recently launched a low-tech device that consumers can use to feed their pets. Earlier this year, Zillians released a smart cat feeder that features a built-in facial... MORE
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Dog Selfie Cameras
This Little Robot Feeds Pets Treats and Sends Selfies to Owners' Smartphones
The PetBot is a little robot that will take a dog selfie of your furry friend and reward them with a treat. The hybrid dog selfie camera and treat dispenser is a way for owners to stay in touch... MORE
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Robotic Pet Sitters
The Appbot Riley Robot Pet Camera Lets You Keep Tabs on Animals Home Alone
Pets left alone at home will never be truly alone so long as the Appbot Riley Robot Pet Camera is around. The tiny robot enables pet owners to see what their dog or cat is up to thanks to a built-in... MORE

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