Whether you are training or tracking, take your pet parenting game next level with these apps.
Technology has helped make our lives much easier & that includes the many pet apps on the market designed to simplify pet parenting. Whether it's virtually training your dog from the comfort of your couch or using a GPS tracker to find your pooch who got out! No matter your pet's parenting style you’ll find these pet-based apps are a must-have.
Puppr - This is a dog training app it is suitable for both new and experienced dog owners. Puppr includes video instructions to help you train your dog in basic obedience like “stay” and “sit” to advanced tricks like “sit pretty” and “fetch leash.”
*Puppr has been featured in Google Play’s editorial choice and is popular among dog owners.*
GoodPup - This is a great option for dog parents who want convenient, virtual training but also face-to-face contact with a trainer. With GoodPup, your dog will get a weekly one-on-one lesson with a trainer and will have "daily goals" to work on outside of the weekly lessons. Pet parents can also message their trainer if they have questions during the week.
Schedule your first video call with your trainer and start training. You will get full access to GoodPup free for seven days, including your first video call session and 24/7 chat with their trainers.
ROVER - Rover is a book-trusted sitter and dog walkers app. It provides various services for every dog like boarding, house sitting, dog walking, dog care, and drop-in visits. You’ll meet local dog sitters who will treat your pets like family & get 24/7 support + the Rover Guarantee. It’s simple to book just read through verified reviews by dog parents & choose a sitter who’s an excellent match for your pets. And there is no need for checks or cash as you can make a secure payment through the app itself.
VitusVet - VitusVet allows you to store your pet's medical information right in the app! Making your pet's medical records easily accessible when you need them. You can also use the app to set reminders for your pet so you never forget a vet appointment again. Send out refill requests for medications & even log your pet insurance.
Maintaining the good health of your pet just got a lot easier.
BarkHappy - Explore dog-friendly places and events, connect with dog owners nearby + get lost & found alerts, deals with BarkHappy. Search for dog-friendly stores, restaurants, hotels, parks, etc. See upcoming dog events & create/host your own group play date a great way to connect with other dogs nearby & make new friends.
Send wags, messages, etc. Create lost or found news with your dog’s photo and important information.
BringFido - As you suspect, BringFido helps you find dog-friendly places around the world so you can bring your pet wherever you go. BringFido has recommendations for pet-friendly hotels, restaurants, and activities. The best part? The app is free! Whether you are trekking across town or around the world, BringFido’s team of pet travel experts are avaleable by phone or chat to help you find and book your stays/experiences.
Pet parents can access the directory of licensed veterinarians, groomers, and sitters.