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Dogs Go Through iPad Learning Class

08/03/2014, Dogs are clearly extremely intelligent animals, after all, they would not be hanging out with us if they were dumb, right? There are many tricks which you can teach a dog, but are they smart enough to make use of a tablet? Apparently so, at least...

DirecTV Making Dog-Specific Channel Available For $5.99/mo In Q3

04/09/2013, We know you pet owners may find it difficult to leave your furry little friend at home while you’re at work all day, making it nearly impossible to keep them from being bored while you’re gone. But DirecTV will soon offer relief to you dog...

Dogs As Chauffeurs, Really?

12/05/2012, Hmmm, it seems to me that our four legged friends whom we have come to know, love, and absolutely cannot live without might be wearing a different hat soon – instead of being a living, breathing alarm or security guard around your home’s...

Obese dogs get a lift now

03/29/2012, You know, it is rather sad that a dog can actually end up obese (a first world problem) simply because its owners do not want to give it the proper amount of care and exercise. As you know, every problem has its own solution, and with the case of obese...

NSK Robotic Guide Dog Demonstrated

11/21/2011, Japanese company NSK has demonstrated a working prototype of a robot guide dog that could one day be used to help visually impaired people. The same robot was previously shown in a lab environment. In practical terms, the robot would be a replacement for...

Puppy Robotic concept cleaning dog squad is adorably cute

05/04/2011, A Korean designer named Hyun-Seok Kim has recently come up with a concept for a new robot floor cleaner and no, it’s not the Roomba. Maybe if you split the Roomba into four robots and add a pinch of cuteness. Called the Puppy Robotic, this cleaning...

Automated water dish makes sure your dog never goes thirsty

03/18/2011, If you own a Siberian husky, I’m sure you would know how thirsty those dogs get. Well, a husky owner decided to build an automatic water dish filler so that he doesn’t have to spend so much time each day refilling his dog’s bowl of...

The Woofer turns your dog into a portable music player

03/08/2011, If your guard dog doesn’t have a bite, then you better make sure it has a bark. But if your dog doesn’t have either, you might be in trouble – or are you? Introducing the Woofer. This T-Shirt designed for dogs comes with a built in speaker...

Activision Wappy Dog works with your NDS

02/18/2011, As if we didn’t have enough robot toy dogs running around the place, Activision has announced that they will be releasing the Wappy Dog this year. Developed by Sega, the Wappy Dog is a toy robot dog that keeps you company when you’re bored and...

Robot dog built with Kondo hobby servo motors

02/16/2011, Always wanted a dog that didn’t bark in the middle of the night? Well, now thanks to technology, you can! And no we don’t mean removing the vocal chords of your dog – but by building a robot dog instead. A Japanese hobbyist who specializes...

The Dog Dung Vacuum does the dirty work for you

01/21/2011, Tired of having to clean up after your dog every time you take it out for a walk? Wish there was an easier way or that your dog didn’t have to take its business with it everywhere it went? Well, you can’t stop your doing from doing what it...

Remotely control your dog from miles away with this GPS backpack

01/20/2011, Remote controlled cars will probably be incredibly boring after you play with a remote-controlled dog that is several miles away. The smart folks over at Auburn University have come up with a GPS backpack system that allows you to control specially...

Cancer detection secret could lie in dog’s nose

12/21/2010, Dogs have been said to be man’s best friend for untold centuries, and to sit around a campfire, sipping on some piping hot chocolate while roasting marshmallows, retelling tales of your pooch’s glorious past and how he saved your life...