If you have to leave your pet at home for long periods of time due to work or family commitments then why not consider the Petcube Bites Pet Camera and Treat Dispenser. It will help ease the worry of what they are up to, while they are home alone.
Like most pet owners, in this situation, it has definitely crossed your mind quite a few times, then this pet camera, a new line of smart dog products, might be just the answer that you are looking for. It aims to bridge the distance between us and our beloved pets.
It allows us to listen, watch and talk to our pets remotely. The product is a remote treat dispenser, with a two-way audio facility. It is basically designed to connect dog owners with their pets at home through a smartphone app.
The company behind the product also makes a number of pet-centric products which are designed to foster interaction with your beloved pet, when you can’t be actually physically together.
In the world of today, it just makes a lot of sense using smart technology, because dog owners just adore their pets and worry about them so much.
In addition, there is a separate video and camera to take photos and videos which allows you to share them, with the user community.
Video Demonstrating PetCube Bites Dog Camera:
The Specifications Of The Product:
Here’s a quick look at what this product consisting of a camera and treat feeder can do:
- 1080p camera with 138-degree viewing angle:
- Night vision support:
- Two-way audio:
- Motion and sound detection plus alerts:
- Can Fling the treats up to six feet:
- Holds up to 2-pounds of treats:
Look and Feel Of The Product:
The product is available in various colors such as Matte Black, Silver, White, and Rose Gold. The treat bin, which sits on the camera is only available in black. The price is the same, whatever combination of colors you choose. I presume that it’s what will match your style at home the best.
It is highly recommended that you download the free Petcube app to get the best out of the product because you use the app to dispense the treats, control the camera and monitor and watch your pet. Therefore, it is critical that you download the app, as there is no other controller provided with the product.
The app also allows you to connect PetCube with your WiFi at home. It is recommended that you have a strong signal which can handle various WiFi gadgets to make the best use of the product.
In order to use the app, you need to sign up for a Petcube account Signing up is fairly painless, especially if you sign in with Facebook.
One of the great things about the product, which I love, is that it allows you to dispense treats remotely by using the app. You can also set a predefined time for dispensing the treats. Yo.u are provided with a small bag of treats to get you started.
Compatibility With Alexa:
The ability of this product to work with Alexa means you can link your gadget to other Amazon Alexa gadgets like the Echo Dot in your home.
Answer from PetCube Customer care: – Thank you for your question. You do not need Alexa to use Petcube. However, if you want, you can integrate your Petcube Bites with Alexa and use it as an additional service.
This is an essential and important part of the overall Petcube product. This service essentially send you alerts when your pet is on the move or has made a noise. In addition, the service records on video what is happening, after the alert has sounded.
When an alert is sounded, you can dispense a treat or talk to your pet to settle him., especially if they are getting anxious when they hear an unusual noise.
The package comes in three different levels, each offering different and enhanced features, depending on what you decide to go with.
Additional Features Of The App:
One of the additional features of the app is the ability to view other public Petcube cameras. You will love this particular feature if you want to see how other pets are living their lives. It’s a lovely bit of fun that has been added to the product.
- It allows you to monitor your pet 24/7 from your phone.
- Treat your pet remotely with treats at varying distances. Free treats included
- Talk to your pet via the 2-way audio.
- Free Cloud Video Storage
- Compatible with Alexa.
- Problems with connecting up with the app and firmware. Connection drops out.
The product is a solid piece of equipment, allowing you to connect with your pet while not at home. It helps to lessen the worry and guilt, that we as dog owners do feel, if we have to leave our beloved pets for a long while, due to work or family commitments.