2019 Purina Pet Care Innovation Winners

2019 Purina Pet Care Innovation Winners

Purina named 5 winners for the 2019 Pet Care Innovation Prize, which included $10,000 and a week at a pet business boot camp. The grand prize went to GuardianVets, a B2B telehealth service from Chicago. Other winners were: Shameless Pets, which recycles unused food...
Nuzzle & Feed and Go – Out of Business

Nuzzle & Feed and Go – Out of Business

One of the risks of using bleeding edge technology is buying a product from a young company that doesn’t have a strong financial position. That appears to be the case with two pet tech startups that recently closed down: Nuzzle and Feed and Go. Nuzzle was a...
Link AKC Sold Again

Link AKC Sold Again

Well, that didn’t last long. The Link AKC smart-collar has been sold for the second time in the last 6 months. The most recent buyer is a Florida-based company called Smart Tracking Technologies. This move comes roughly six months after Wagz purchased Link AKC...
New Pet Tech at CES 2019

New Pet Tech at CES 2019

CES 2019 saw a variety of new pet tech products on display. From copycat products to truly new innovations, there was a bit of everything. Especially toilets. For whatever reason, there were a lot of smart pet toilets exhibiting this year. A quick list: PetKix Pet cam...
Furbo Sales Soar After Ellen Show

Furbo Sales Soar After Ellen Show

Furbo, the popular dog camera (which we estimate is the best selling pet tech product), saw sales soar after appearing on the Ellen Show this week. As part of her 12 Days of Giveaways, Ellen, along with guest Jennifer Lopez, gave a free Furbo to each audience member,...