The Seattle Times

Nick Wingfield via The New York Times

Monday, March 10, 2014

Every dog has its data, and the tech gear to go with it

Mitzi, a pit bull/Labrador retriever mix, goes for a walk with a camera strapped to her back and a Whistle Activity Monitor on her collar. Pet wellness has become a serious business, and the increasingly inexpensive sensors, cameras and other gadgets created for the smartphone industry are also giving owners new ways to keep tabs on their pets.