There’s An App For That: Five Free Apps for Pet Owners

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Technology has improved many aspects of our lives, from fitness to finance, social interactions to organization. Technology can also help you be a better pet parent. Check out these mobile apps that will help you keep your pets healthy and safe.

Pet First Aid
Take care of your furry family member. The American Red Cross Pet First Aid app puts veterinary advice for everyday emergencies in the palm of your hand. Get the app and be prepared to act when called upon. With videos, interactive quizzes and simple step-by-step advice it’s never been easier to know Pet First Aid.
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Map My Dog Walk
This app allows you to track the route, time, distance, speed, pace and calories in real-time for fitness activities using your GPS enabled mobile device.
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Android

Cat & Dog Food Diet Calculator
Does your furry friend need to shed a few pounds? This handy free app lets you easily determine the carbohydrates and calories for a particular cat or dog food on your phone.
Android

My Pet Reminders
This app helps you keep track of all the important pet-related tasks. You can set calendar reminders for vaccinations, vet appointments, flea and tick treatments and more. You can also schedule medicine reminders and calendar alerts for pet-related events.
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Android

BringFido
This app is the most comprehensive app for pet travel. It allows you to search pet friendly hotels by distance, rating and price and even book a room through the app. You can also search for dog parks, vets, groomers, sitters, pet supply stores and pet-friendly restaurants and attractions.
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