Astro, the Robotic Dog
Scientists from Florida Atlantic University’s Machine Perception and Cognitive Robotics (MPCR) Laboratory are developing Astro, a robotic dog, that could potentially be used as a guide dog for individuals who are blind or have low vision, or as a service animal that provides medical diagnostic monitoring to those who need it. Astro features a 3D-printed head (designed to resemble a Doberman pinscher) that contains a computerized brain. Using artificial intelligence, Astro is being trained throug
Dog Backpacks are designed for use by individuals use an animal companion to assist during daily routines. These saddlebag style backpacks allows the users dog to help carry necessities. It includes large pockets for food, water storage, and personal items. It has three separate adjustment points for maximum comfort. The pack is easily removable to take weight off during rest stops.
Harness Up & Out Lift
Harness Up & Out Lift is designed for owners of injured or elderly service dogs that require assistance getting on and off higher services such as in and out of a car. Simply attach the harness around your dog's torso, secure the Velcro strap, and use the "up" command while helping your pup into the vehicle. Don't struggle to lift your heavy dog anymore. The Up & Out Lift Harness makes lifting easier, while preventing strain on your dog's legs and hips. This safe, durable harness is a l