Pet Parents In For A Treat With The Retail Launch Of The Petzi Treat Cam

Amazon.com and PetSmart to offer the Petzi Treat Cam, which enables pet owners to see, speak, and treat their pets from anywhere

Jul 29, 2015, 08:03 ET from Petzila

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- America's 82 million pet-owning homes have a reason to purr and wag their tails with delight as the Petzi Treat Cam announces its retail availability at PetSmart, one of America's largest pet retailers, and Amazon Launchpad, a new store featuring cutting-edge products from today's brightest startups. Designed to create playful, mutually-rewarding interaction that brightens the days of pets and their owners, the Petzi Treat Cam allows people to ('see') video, ('speak') audio, ('snap') take pictures, and ('treat') dispense treats to their pets remotely using any Internet-enabled smart device.

The easy-to-install device connects to home Wi-Fi and contains an HD camera, high-quality audio, and the ability to remotely dispense your pet's favorite treat at the touch of a button via the Petzi app. In addition, the iOS and Android apps allows owners to interact with other animal lovers and their pets, as well as share their pet pictures and videos via social media including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and the company's own, soon-to-launch social "Petwork."

Available for $169.99, the Petzi Treat Cam features:

  • Sleek, safe, and durable design
  • EZ-PZ setup and intuitive interface
  • Multiple mounting options to place anywhere  
  • A sophisticated treat-dispensing system, compatible with the widest variety of treats
  • 1-3 dog or cat treats playfully ejected at the touch of a button 
  • Generous treat hopper holds more than 100 of your pet's favorite treats and snacks
  • HD camera delivers up to 720p video
  • Low-light IR "night vision"
  • Wide angle viewing Rich, extended range audio

You can see it in action at http://bit.ly/1VFlZsU

A team of engineers, animal trainers, and behaviorists designed every aspect of the Petzi Treat Cam to ensure it delivers an experience that is optimized for both pets and owners. From the angle of the camera, clarity of the audio, and even the landing areas of the "treat drop-zone," every detail creates a moment of joyful play that brightens the day for pets and their parents. 

Pet technology is one of the fastest-growing sectors of the $60 billion U.S. pet industry, which is expected to exceed $3 billion in 2015.  Petzi Treat Cam is the first product from Petzila, a founding pioneer of the space who will also shortly be launching the world's most unique and engaging social "Petwork." 

About Petzila

Petzila (spelled with one L) was founded in 2011 with the mission of bringing pets and their owners closer together through today's most popular trends and technologies. By creating a fully interactive and social experience, Petzila's first product Petzi Treat Cam will allow people and their pets to connect via the net in a mutually-rewarding way that strengthens the emotional bond.

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CONTACT: Michael Tilus, 917-858-3100, michaeltilus@tandemcomms.com

 

SOURCE Petzila