Pet Monitoring Cameras
What Is A Pet Camera? It's a camera for watching the actions and behaviors of your pets. There are
two basic types. One is a web cam for monitoring the
activity while you are away from home. The other is a small
Pet's Eye View camera that attaches to your dog or cat's collar so you can see what
they do during the day.
Why Monitor Your Pet?
To make sure your pet is safe.
To make sure your pet is behaving.
To make sure your dog is not
barking or causing a disturbance.
To check on your pet sitter when you
Manufacturer's Description - Always feel close to your
animals, whether at work or on vacation. Did the walker show up as promised?
Is the dog sleeping on the sofa? Is the cat scratching your new leather
chair? You'll know instantly with this webcam. ref:
Pet's Eye View Camera
Manufacturer's Description - Have you ever wondered what
your pet sees and does when you're out of the room? Is your pet an all-day
napper? Or does he get into all sorts of mischief? Just clip this
lightweight, compact digital camera to your pet's collar and explore your
pets secret life. Set auto interval settings to take pictures every 1, 5 or
15 minutes. ref:
Uncle Milton Uncle Milton Pet's Eye View Camera.
Pet Surveillance Systems
There is a large selection of surveillance devices
available for monitoring your pets. Whether you have a dog or cat (or even
the kids) it's a good idea to check up on them. Most pet surveillance
systems are really web cams that attach to your computer and allow you to
see what is happening to your pets real time 24/7 from anywhere in the world
via the internet.
Some monitoring systems (home monitoring
systems) just provide video for you to watch your pets. Others
incorporate audio features in their design which allow you to hear what's
happening in your home as well as see. This feature comes in handy if you
want to check if your dog barks when you are away from home and if that
barking is annoying your neighbors. Cameras used to watch puppies are
called puppy cams.
Some pet cams are limited in that they only provide a
view from one vantage point in your house. Others you to pan
the angle of the camera for various views. A petcam can provide the answers
to certain behavioral problems of you pet. By watching your pet on a
recorded playback you can see how they act from the moment you leave your
house to when you return.
Some pet boarding facilities use live pet cam feeds to
let their customers view their pets while they are away. This gives the pet
owner peace of mind that their pets are being well cared for.
Most pet cams are easy to use and easy to install and
are accessible from anywhere. They do not require a great amount of computer
skills. They give you a live video feeds so you can watch 24/7 what your pet
is up too.
Typical Pet Cam Features
View your pet cam in a standard web browser
Can be placed anywhere
Are easy to install and setup
Can send you email alerts
Can detect motion
What Is The Best Pet Camera?
The one for you depends on how much you are
willing to pay and why you need it. If you need one to check on the barking
of your dog you will need a pet cam with audio ability. If you need one that will follow your pets actions in a large room you will
need a pet cam that pans. Read all the customer reviews of
pet cameras at Amazon.com before you decide to buy one. It will give you a good idea on how
it will work for you.
Can You Trust Your Pet Sitter?
You hire a sitter to come to your home and take care
of your pets while you are away. Sure, they seem healthy and fine upon your
return home, but did the sitter do what they promised to do? Did your
animals suffer any hardships while you were gone? Were they fed on time or let
outside to relieve themselves as needed? The only way to know for sure is
with a pet cam or a surveillance system. It gives you peace of mind.
Authored By Mike Coviello (Tanner)
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