Due to our lifestyle, we are always busy with work and day-to-day obligations; this requires that animal owners spend a lot of time away from home. Our pets, as a result, spend most of their time alone. Therefore, a group of talented engineers and pet lovers propose a solution to have our pets cared at all times, offering us the services of a robot designed as an effective way to maintain the well-being of a pet.
They launched the Pumpkii, the modular robotic companion for your pet that allows you to ensure food, cleanliness, entertainment, and companionship for your pet anytime, irregardless whether you are with your pet.
Thanks to its modular design, which makes it multifunctional, change structures. The robot is also equipped with special wheels that make its movement omnidirectional; it not only can move back and forth but also move left and right. It can be remotely controlled by pet owners through an iOS/Android mobile applications and view your pet from any angle.
In addition to the wheeled base, the robotic companion contains a high-definition IP camera and many external units, including treat pod, teasing feather, 11 treats, and a robotic arm. Equipped with a high definition IP camera and microphone and high-quality speaker, also through the application, you can have direct real-time interactions with your pet even from a distance. It allows you to reward your pet just by using our intuitive App.
The optional robotic arm of the Pumpkii also adds a wide variety of features and potentials, including the choice of balls and cleaning of dirt or mess. Indeed, resources and add-ons are continually under development. Besides all this, the Pumpkii also provides the users with a software development kit and an open hardware interface to make Pumpkii more versatile and useful.
The companion pet robot takes robotics away when it comes to pets. While technology brands previously offered robots as pets, the market is changing. Now, Pumpkii robots support consumers who still want animals in their homes.
If you are interested in the product, its creators are launching this modular pet robot soon on Indiegogo with a 57% super early bird discount on the launch day.