Tag: pet tech

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Furbo unveils treat-tossing dog camera with smart alerts, like when your dog is pacing

 Furbo, the dog camera that lets you communicate with your pet and also tosses treats to your dog when you’re away, has launched a new version that provides alerts to help you keep tabs on your pup’s behavior. Furbo is calling this the “first AI-powered dog camera,” which uses machine learning and computer vision to…

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Waggit launches a smart collar to track your pup’s health

 Waggit, a smart collar for dogs, aims to help improve your pup’s quality of life and help humans better care for their dog companions. Like other smart dog collars — think Whistle, which sold to Mars for over $100 million — Waggit offers tracking, but its core value proposition is health. “No one has truly…

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This startup is raising funds to build a telehealth service — for the family pet

The Petriage app uses a pet’s symptoms to help pet owners decide how to handle potential medical emergencies. (Petriage Image) Pet owners are very invested in their animal companions, and now more than ever they are turning to technology to help them manage their interspecies families. If Seattle startup Rover is any indication, the area…