Users outline the best dog walking routes around you, and once you pick one (or add one), the app tracks your progress as you go.
Their maps also show highly rated dog parks, waste-bag dispensers, dog-friendly locales and water fountains. Walk For A Dog (i Tunes and Google Play) Walk for a cause! Companion (i Tunes and Google Play) Your dog needs walks even when it gets dark. The app lets you add contacts who will virtually walk you home, alerting them (or the police) if you're feeling unsafe.
The apps offer more detailed tutorials, but the idea is that the app will play special sounds like toy squeaks or door bells to reinforce certain kinds of behaviors.
Though like any kind of training, this takes practice and discipline. P5 Dog Training App from Purina Pro Plan (i Tunes and Google Play) Regardless of what you actually feed your dog, Purina's P5 app is great for learning tricks, basic obedience and getting your dog in shape.
It's important to have a first line of defense for illness and injury.
You can check symptoms and watch videos to respond to common emergency situations.
You can learn about early warning signs, learn first aid steps, and take quizzes on pet health and safety.
In a more serious situation, the app will also locate the nearest emergency animal hospital or allow you to set up a vet appointment. Pet Coach (i Tunes and Google Play) Pet Coach allows you to talk to real, licensed vets and trainers for free, 24/7.
You can find in-home dog boarding, dog walkers, house sitters, and drop-in visiting services.Because these apps use GPS, you might notice some battery drain on longer walks. Dog Vacay (i Tunes and Google Play) A sort of Airbnb for dogs, Dog Vacay is a great alternative to the kennel-averse when you're out of town.If you want, sitters can take the dog to their house or yours, or even take take your dog to the vet (Uber for dogs? As with Rover, insurance and daily photo updates are available through the app. Dog Simulator (Free, i Tunes and Google Play) " data-credit-provider="custom type" src="https://mshcdn.com/ih X6a A7wq Ynd1h1QGqpkx9LT0Gc=/fit-in/1200x9600/https://blueprint-api-production.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/card/image/162958/Screen_Shot_2016-08-01_at__AM.png" a puppy, and you get to choose from different breeds, interact with other people and animals, crash into stuff, and level up for completing challenges.The Manchester-based tech company Bit Sol Solutions has also followed suit, offering a week’s paid leave to new pet owners, according to According to research from Petplan, five per cent of pet owners have been offered paid leave from their job to take more responsibility of their duties, leaving them more time to focus on the vital work of house training, vet appointments and the ever important early snuggles.Retina South Africa is the only patient group in South Africa dedicated to bringing promising clinical trials and treatments to South Africa.