Other products that Petsimpl plan to produce that can be controlled by the same smartphone app include a smart cat flap that automatically opens and closes when the your cat approaches and a programmable food dispenser that will automatically feed your pet the right amount at exactly the right time. Petsimpl is based in Boston, USA and the company is accepting pre-orders. The earlybird price is $149 (£95), and the annual subscription fee will be waived. The RRP will be $249 (£159). The estimated delivery date is July 2015.
Another very similar product seeking funding on Indiegogo is the Arden pet collar, but the campain looks very unlikely to hit its funding goal, with only a few days remaining .