The wheel of time has now made technology an integral part of our lives. It is due to the swiftly evolving technology that the computers on our desks and smartphones in our pockets or most probably in our hands have become more powerful than ever before. Undoubtedly, the digital devices we use every day have made our lives a lot easier. And, we cannot deny the fact that these devices make a great difference even in how we implement our daily tasks. And that’s why it’s imperative to cherish the unending perks of technology on this National Technology Day declared on January 6.
Well, the progress of technology has not overlooked any industry including the pet care industry. Nowadays right from the millennial to Generation Z as well as the elderly people, all are equally enthusiastic to be a pet parent. And that’s why today we are going to dig deeper into how technology plays a significant role in pet parenting.
Let’s check out how technology has captured the major aspects of pet parenting.
Training With Technology
Pet training plays a vital role in your pet’s life. Training your dog is a time-consuming process that demands your maximum attention. But you know what, technology can now make pet training an easy task. There’s a Bluefang Bluetooth dog training collar specially made to train and control your pet from an app or your smartphone. So, pet parents can now train their pets even by sitting away from their pet as the collar operates at the range up to 400 meters from your phone.
Smart Pet Feeders
Feeding your pet requires your presence and it can be a tough task if you aren’t around. However, the new smart feeder is the best solution to combat your worries about feeding your pet as it allows you to feed your pet from anywhere using your smartphone. ProBowl by Obe has a smart base that connects your phone via an app. The app then records the food and water intake of your pet as well as notifies you about their unusual changes.
High Tech Cleaning Gadgets
A pet parent feels good to feed their cat with her favorite food but changing their smelly litter box every day can be a difficult thing. Therefore, here’s something that you wouldn’t like to miss called Cat Genie. This is a self-cleaning system that you can set manually to run up to 4 times a day or can be triggered whenever your cat uses a pan.
Technology is all about providing ease to everything that seemed to be a conundrum. That’s when mobile apps were launched even in the pet industry to give seamless experience in pet parenting. There are many useful mobile apps that help you track your pet’s GPS locator, find pet-friendly businesses, and post a social pet profile and a lot more. Pet parents can do the best possible use of mobile apps to ease pet parenting even from a distance.
Smart Pet Toys
Technology not only helps to keep your pets safe but also keeps your pet entertained. If you have to keep your Fido alone in the house and are worried about if it’s not getting proper entertainment, CleverPetHub is here for your pet. It functions in a way that your pet has to tap at the right place to get the treat as the toy’s touchpads light up and make noise in different sequences. Moreover, there’s a Pebby Smart Ball that keeps your pet entertained when you’re busy.
Consumers nowadays expect and want direct access to pet care products. The pet care industry is one of the fastest e-commerce industries. Pet food, pet supplies or pet care products, customers now want to shop it all online. And that’s the reason we are witnessing the humongous availability of a variety of pet care products on different websites that deliver everything we need at out doorsteps.
Just as we have Fitbit, there are also pet wearables available for your Fido. Therefore, if you want to know what your pet is doing, if you want to track your pet’s activity levels then wearables like FitBark can notify you regularly about your dog’s daily habits. There are many trackers and other gadgets for dogs that you can get to track your pet’s activities.
The high-tech products are popping up all over the web. Therefore, pet parents can take the best advantage and make pet parenting easier on this National Technology Day.
David joined CanadaVetCare in 2013 as a product analyst and veterinary assistant. Being a passionate pet lover and keen animal health researcher, David had always found ways and solutions to help pet parents to improve their pets’ health. He is always happy to answer pet health-related queries and recommending pet parents for the right pet product for their furry companions.