PetChatz and DOGTV Support University Study to Measure the Stress of Dogs in Shelters
PetChatz and DOGTV are collaborating with the Center for Shelter Dogs at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University on a 12-month study of dogs in two New England animal shelters to determine if the presence of dog-oriented video can improve the welfare and quality of life of these dogs.
Anser Innovation – Makers of PetChatz® – Names Pet/CPG Sales and Marketing Veteran Craig Espelien Chief Experience Officer
MINNEAPOLIS – May 4, 2015 – Anser Innovation, developers of the PetChatz® Greet and Treat®
videophone for pet owners and their pets, has named pet product and overall CPG sales and marketing
veteran Craig Espelien its Chief Experience Officer (CXO).
Yes, there’s a market for video-chatting with your dog
In 2014, after raising nearly $2.5 million, Burnsville-based Anser Innovation brought the first version of PetChatz to market with a test launch. As a device on the cutting edge of contemporary obsessiveness, it allowed pet owners to remote video-chat with their furry family members and also dispense treats and emit scents from virtually anywhere with an Internet connection.