Waggit launches a smart collar to track your pup’s health

TechCrunch | 10/10/2017 | Megan Rose Dickey
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Waggit, a smart collar for dogs, aims to help improve your pup’s quality of life and help humans better care for their dog companions. Like other smart dog collars — think Whistle, which sold to Mars for over $100 million — Waggit offers tracking, but it’s core value proposition is health.

“No one has truly tackled health for dogs,” Waggit CEO Susan Sierota told me. “Right now, it’s all about activity or tracking.”

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The collar learns your pup’s baseline and then tracks things like changes in vitals, body position (if your dog suddenly starts sleeping on its right side versus its left side) and sleep quality. Changes in those areas could signal pain, injury or sickness. Waggit also tracks your pup’s temperature.

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