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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...

World of Warcraft pet contributes to Japan relief fund

05/03/2011, It looks like everybody is doing something to help out Japan recover from their recent disasters. Earlier today we had Pentax’s Hope For Japan relief fund, and now Blizzard has just joined in, taking advantage of its 12 million+ subscribers on World...

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...

Robot mice make great pets

01/21/2011, Have you always wanted a pet but felt like you wouldn’t have the responsibility or prolonged interest to take care of it? Robot pets like the Sony Aibo have been created to fill this void in your life, but nobody really wants to throw around wads of...

Hamster-powered Light

10/21/2010, If you look at hamsters, all they do is eat, sleep and run on the hamster wheel. Maybe you could (literally) make its life a little brighter by allowing the hamster wheel to power a small night light. A recent project added a low RPM alternator to a...

Concept: Meo Auto Pet For The Future

10/12/2010, You probably don’t look at your car as a pet, but a concept car dubbed the Meo might be able to function as a giant automotive pet. The Meo is small and compact, offering a front door which can be lifted in order for the driver to get in and out of...

Flexi PC Pet ID Tag Is A Flash Drive For Your Pet

03/23/2010, While most people use traditional dog tags to let people know who the owner of their pet is, you’re a smart guy, and want to be different, right? If that’s the case, the folks behind the Flexi PC Pet ID Tag probably had you in mind when they...

Pet Acoustics My Pet Speaker

02/10/2010, Once in a while, we come across a device that is so zany, it needs to be seen in order to be believed. Case in point – the My Pet Speaker from Pet Acoustics. This omni-directional sound system comes with a 4″ driver coupled with reduced bass...

Puppy Tweets For Your Beloved Puppy

01/26/2010, Twitter is certainly a popular service, and deservedly so, but sometimes people take things to extremes. Would you want your dog to be tweeting as well? It seems that there are folks out there who would certainly want such an arrangement. Mattel has come...

Remote Pet Feeding Viewing Camera Kit

06/09/2009, Can’t bear the thought of leaving Fido all alone at home? Well, kudos to technology for making it easy to see what Fido is up to, alongside the ability to feed him remotely thanks to the Remote Pet Feeding Viewing Camera Kit. As long as you’re...