Read about Whistle in the news! Our GPS pet tracking & activity monitoring devices are making headlines. | Page 3
Whistle GPS Pet Tracker Review
Bottom line: The Whistle GPS Pet Tracker is the best solution for monitoring your pet's location and activity with one device...It's got the longest battery life of any pet tracker we've tested, along with excellent software and notifications. If you only want activity tracking, you can stick with the Whistle Activity Tracker and save on GPS fees. But if you need to know where the dog is at all times, Whistle GPS is your best option, and our Editors' Choice.
By Eric Griffith
April 20, 2016
5 Gadgets to Help Your Pet Get Fit
Wearable gadgets are a big industry now. Increasingly, people love to be able to check how many steps they take each day, what their resting heart rate is and just how many flights of stairs they’ve traversed in a day. That way of thinking is spreading, too. Most notably, for your beloved pooch or feline friend, who could also do with remaining healthy through an appropriate diet and plenty of exercise. With a world full of gadgets, we narrowed down five great devices for checking up on what your furry friend has been up to, and motivating them to do more.
By Jennifer Allen
March 7, 2016
America’s Pets By the Numbers: How Much We Spend on Our Animal Friends
If you’ve ever walked down the pet aisle at a big supermarket you’ve gotten a sense of the scale of America’s pet industry. According to the American Pet Products Association (APPA), total pet industry expenditures reached $60.59 billion in 2015. That’s up from $58.04 billion in 2014. Let’s take a closer look at the economics of the pet industry and how much the average American spends on the family pet.
By Amelia Josephson
February 15, 2016
All The Social Ladies Podcast: Heather Wajer
On today's All The Social Ladies podcast, I had the absolute pleasure of speaking to Heather Wajer. Heather is currently the Chief Marketing Officer for Whistle - the world leader in pet health and safety solutions. Heather has had an impressive and extensive career-- working at a number of big brands such as Livestrong, Baby Center and many others. Take a listen to her podcast-- hear her incredible story and how a life-changing event after college really shaped the focus of her entire career.
By Carrie Kerpen
February 4, 2016
3 Ways to Prevent Your Dog From Being Stolen
Just last month, a man was arrested on suspicion of attempted dognapping of Bo Obama, first dog of the United States. This got us wondering how prevalent dognapping actually is, so we reached out to pet GPS tracker company Whistle to see what kind of statistics it could pull together.
By Hedy Phillips
February 4, 2016
Must-Have Gadgets for Your Pets
Lauren, Leah, and their furry companions show you the most high-tech gadgets for you and your pets.
January 26, 2016
7 Tech Gifts For Pet Lovers
Because fur and circuits belong together.
By Thomas Claburn
December 18, 2015
Pet Holiday Gift Guide 2015
If you have a pet you consider part of the family, then you will want to include them in your holiday celebrations.Every year Jennifer Angel puts out her holiday pet gift guide, and this year she has searched for the best pet gifts on the market and her favorite pet sites. From simple toys to extravagant gifts — no matter what your budget — there is something for everyone, so don't forget to include your pet on your gift list.
By Jennifer Angel
December 4, 2015
2015 Holiday Gift Guide: Cool Gadgets for Techies
Your friends will thank you for gifting these awesome gadgets.
By 7x7 Editors
December 4, 2015
People Are Naming Their Babies The Same Thing As Their Pets
BabyCenter recently released its annual Baby Names Survey and the Top 100 Baby Names of 2015, confirming that Jackson and Sophia are the top choices this year. But it seems like babies aren't the only ones to covet these titles. Pet tracker Whistle recently revealed the results of its own survey of popular pet names, and it seems there's quite bit of overlap between human and furry bundles of joy.
By Diana Bruk
December 3, 2015