Sorry CES, pet tech isn't going to make you a better pet owner

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LAS VEGAS — As the world becomes more connected, it’s not a huge surprise that the weird world of pet tech will attempt to make stronger connections with our furry friends. 

But just because your dog has the latest gadgets and gizmos, doesn’t mean that you’ll be a better pet owner. In fact, they can actually make you worse.

CES 2017 has been rife with pet tech. From smart feeders that will schedule your cat’s meals up to a month and track its caloric intake to smart collars that can sense your dog’s emotions and attempt to correct them, not to mention a plethora of weird smart toys aimed at making it easier for you to play with your pet. Some of these tools are actually removing humans from the equation.  Read more…

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Source: Mashable

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