7 Pet gadgets to make life better for you and your dog
We can all agree; life with technology is better. While your smart robot vacuum takes care of your floors, there’s plenty of pet gadgets to make your life easier. From food to training to cleaning, technology is here to make life for you and your pet easier than ever.
- What are the benefits of owning a cat or dog? They can reduce your stress, encourage you to be more active, and even become more social!
- What are some cool innovations in the pet world? Boston Dynamics created a dog robot that can climb stairs, handle objects, and more.
- Where can I find more stuff for my pet? Our Pet Accessories category is chock full of great products.
There are so many great things about owning a dog, cat, or any other pet. In addition to the endless end-of-day cuddles, they can actually reduce your stress. Of course, everyone will remind you that any pet is hard work. But, that doesn’t mean you have to go at it alone.
We’ve partnered with our friends at Chewy to find the latest and greatest pet gadgets. They’re all about making your life easier by helping you feed, train, interact with, and monitor your pet.
PetChatz Two-Way Video Camera & Treat Dispenser
If you want to spend all day looking at your dog, you have two options: quit your job or get the PetChatz Two-Way Video Camera. Using the app on your phone or computer, this device provides an instant live-feed from you to your pet. Likewise, you can dispense treats when you want. With the PawCall, your pet can also let you know when they want to say hi.
Price: $319.99; PawCall: $79.99
Mighty Paw Dog Smart Bell
If your dog loves to romp around outside, it can be a bit boring waiting for them to come indoors. Instead, you can set up the Mighty Paw. It’s a smart doorbell for your dog. All it takes is a quick boop of the nose to sound off just like a real doorbell. With this, your pet can let you know when they want to come inside. Or, you can use it in reverse so they can let you know when they need to go out.
ICYMI: I wrote about my experience with the Mighty Paw along with loads of great ways to train your dog. Check it out here!
Aquapaw Wearable Pet Bathing Tool
Getting all the dirt and grime off your dog after their adventures is easier than ever with Aquapaw. It fits right over your hose or shower head and the attachment slides onto your hand. Armed with small bristles, Aquapaw emits a steady flow of water to help you lather, rinse, and repeat until your dog is smelling their best.
Petcube Bites Treat Flinging Pet Camera
Now you can interact with your dog even while you’re away with the Petcube Bites. This treat-flinging pet camera helps you keep an eye on your best bud while also rewarding their good behavior. Using the app, you can get a live view of your pet with a 138° wide-angle lens and 1080p HD camera. At the touch of a button, Bites flings out a treat to keep your pet happy.
FitBark 2 Dog Activity Tracker
Ever wish there was a fitness tracker for your dog? There totally is! The FitBark 2 tracks your dog’s activity and sleep, giving you a great overall view of your dog’s health. Using the app, you can set activity goals and monitor progress. It can even sync with your Fitbit or Apple Watch so you can join in on the fun.
PetSafe Smart Feed Automatic Pet Feeder
Our pets thrive on structure but our busy schedules can make that tough. The PetSafe Smart Automatic Pet Feeder lets you feed your pet from anywhere. It connects to your home’s Wi-Fi network and can store up to 24 cups of dry or semi-moist food. You can schedule up to 12 automatic meals to dispense throughout the day or use the Feed Now option to instantly dispense.
BrilliantPad Self-Cleaning Dog Pad
Perfect for those who live in apartments, the BrilliantPad can handle number one as well as number two. As soon as your dog goes, this super absorbent pad gets to work drying out solids and soaking up liquids. Then, it wraps and seals the waste, keeping your home smelling its best. You can even set an automatic schedule to make it truly hands-free.
Do you have any pet gadgets you use for your dog or cat? Let us know in the comments!
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