Check out Andrew Clark’s invention called the SmartMat. It sends you an alert to tell you when your dog is standing on it…by the door. I’ll talk with Andrew today to hear his ideas about how this technology can be applied to help dogs and their owners in real life.
Here’s the link:
Also! Independence Guide Dogs is celebrating the retirement of Founder Toby Willis’ guide dog, Zakai, and they are getting ready to place their first two guide dogs. Join them for their fundraiser coming up on the 26th in Seattle’s Mt Baker Neighborhood.
Click this link to view the poster: IGD_Poster_022014
Support Engineer/Inventor Chris Lorkowski and “The Tidy Dog” – toy bin that rewards your dog for putting her toys away!
The Tidy Dog is on Kickstarter – so if you want one, you need to pre-order so Chris reaches his goal – otherwise they may never get made!
Heres the link https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/608889985/the-tidy-dog-bin-your-dog-will-love-to-pick-up-the
Also check out this amazing video of a dog drinking water in slow-motion:
Encore of my interview years ago with now-famous Surf Dog Ricochet and her handler Judy. What a long way they’ve come and have done such great things as a team!