Humans have their Fitbits, and soon Fido might have one too. GPS or WiFi electronic pet trackers can give all sorts of information about your pet. Like Fitbits and other wearables, they will provide their location, sleeping habits, activity levels, and additional vital health information. Today, we discuss some of the options available.
If you have a cat that is a master of sneaking out of the house with ninja-like speed, Cat Tailer will be a huge help. It is a Bluetooth tracking device with a 328-foot range with a line of sight. The range diminishes if vehicles, trees, or houses are between you. Don’t forget that this is Bluetooth, not GPS. It connects to your phone with an app. Check it out here.
Bartun Mini Pet Tracker
This tracker is designed for small pets. Even though it’s small, it’s waterproof, shockproof, and provides real-time tracking. The tracking is completed through GPS, LBS, AGPS networks, and GPS satellites. It locates and monitors by SMS and the Internet and will display information up to 5 meters. The tracker has iOS, Android, and website support. In addition, it includes a SIM card and has national coverage for $4 per month or international coverage for $9 per month. Check out the Bartun Tracker here.
Whistle Go Explore
Whistle Go and the Whistle Explore pack several features into their devices. They combine GPS tracking, fitness, and health monitoring into one device. Each will pinpoint your pet’s location and combines behavior monitoring. It allows the user to set fitness goals for your pets and will send weekly summary reports. The battery will last 20 days on a single charge. The Whistle devices also allow the ability to set safe spaces and notify you if they leave it. This device does require a subscription; for more information, click here.
Link AKC Smart Collar
Link is a smart leather collar for dogs who weigh at least 10 pounds. It has a rechargeable battery and is designed to curve around your dog’s neck. It has several features that relay the wellness, training, and safety of your dog. The collar will notify you if your dog wanders off. The app gives the ability to track your dog’s daily activity. It will provide recommendations based on age, breed, and gender. It has a built-in LED light that can be activated remotely. Check out the Link Collar here.
There are other options out there, but these highly-rated options for your pets. If you found this article interesting or helpful, check out our other posts!