App connected Canhe-Fit pet collar monitors health and nutrition levels
You are going crazy about all the fitness and health tracking gadgets in the market, so why not have on for your pet? Yes, a wearable for your loved pets that’ll keep you informed about their nutrition and health. Canhegat, France-based engineering and design company has created a monitoring device for household pets that we’ll see debut at CES 2016. This device is going to be like a pendant which can be attached to the pet’s collar to monitor nutrition, exercise levels and overall health status.
The device is connected to an app dubbed Canhe-Fit (for iOS and Android) which gives you all the details in visually understandable format. This wearable is tailored for pets including cats and dogs. Canhe-Fit does all this calculation based on the pet’s breed, historical data, everyday tracking statistics and eating habits. Also the wearable comes with GPS function which helps you track your pet via the app in case it is lost.
The app and waterproof hardware including accelerometer and microcontroller analyze the movement of animal for 24-hours and stores the data on-board. This data is can be transmitted to the owner’s phone using Bluetooth module connectivity.
Silica IoT Contest winner, Canhe-Fit pendant is going to be revealed in different styles and colors once it is revealed at CES 2016. However, you’ll have to wait till September 2016 to buy one in US and European market.