Five of the Best New Pet Gadgets
Today’s tech-savvy pet gadgets give you more opportunity to engage with your pets. Now you can even play with your pup while you’re away. With all the new pet-centric widgets, Spot will be ready to trade in his tennis ball for an upgrade. Here are five of our favorite pooch products that are new to the market.
The world’s first interactive game for dogs is used while owners are away for the day. After scaling to your dog’s unique ability, CleverPet gives tasks based on interaction and color matching. Dogs are given food and treats after completing each task. CleverPet gradually teaches your pet to engage with it in more complex ways. This gadget is a great way to keep your dog entertained and happy while you’re out and about without them. The pricing for this product starts at $249.
Pebby is a smart ball that allows users to play fetch with their pet from anywhere in the world. Owners can control the ball’s movement while away by using their smartphone. If you’re more of a cat person, you can even control a laser pointer. With a built-in camera and collar attachment, Pebby’s app provides HD footage of your pet during playtime as well as information on their activity level. This product is perfect for owners that want to spend some time with their furry friend from wherever life may take them. Pebby smart balls start at $189.
Sunbeam Sonic Egg
The Sunbeam Sonic Egg emits pet-friendly sounds that only dogs can hear to deter barking after being prompted by a verbal command. With a range of up to fifty feet, this product may even help you keep the neighbor’s dog quiet. Its hard shell even protects against harsh weather. The egg is seven inches tall and weighs only one pound, making it great for keeping your dog behaved on a car trip. This reasonably priced product starts at $40.
NiteHowl Safety Light
These cut to fit necklaces are great for keeping tabs on your pets while they are out at night. There are five different color options to keep track of multiple pets at a time. This product offers glow or flash modes and can last up to 60 hours before you have to change the battery. Best of all, at only $10 per collar, it’s an affordable product that will keep your pet safe after dark.
Whistle Pet Tracker
Whistle is one of the most robust pet trackers available. Whistle syncs a collar attachment to an app on your smartphone. This allows Whistle to send immediate alerts when your dog leaves their safe zone. It tracks where pets have traveled within each 24-hour cycle to determine patterns and also activity levels to help keep your pet healthy. Battery life on the collar attachment lasts up to seven days and takes only two hours to recharge. Whistle starts at $79 and requires a $6.95 per month plan for application use.