Take-Aways from the Veterinary Innovation Summit

Last week two members from the VetMeaure team had the opportunity to travel to the Veterinary Innovation Summit (VIS) in Fort Collins, Colorado. This summit is dedicated to innovations and improvements in animal health. Not only did we have the opportunity to show off MeasureON!; we also had a chance to experience continuing education sessions with practicing veterinarians,…

MeasureON!’s New Look

As we introduced in our last VetMeasure blog post, our engineering team at Sapien, LLC. has updated the MeasureON! chassis. These updates improve user experience when interacting with the harness and increased the accuracy of data readings.  The Axillary straps:  The updated MeasureON! harness features elastic axillary straps rather than the previous ribbon-like straps that…

MeasureON! Photoshoot: Behind the Scenes

The VetMeasure team and MeasureON! models were all smiles and wags last month for our second MeasureON! photoshoot. This summer the VetMeasure team has been busy finalizing our product in preparation for MeasureON!’s commercial launch. With updates to the MeasureON! harness design (check back next week for details on this), updated product photos were also…

Dog with heat exhaustion

Heat Exhaustion in Dogs

Unlike humans, dogs are unable to cool themselves through sweating. Instead, dogs rely on less efficient methods such as panting and are, therefore, at an increased risk of heat exhaustion, which can escalate into heatstroke. Normal Temperature vs. Heat Exhaustion A dog’s normal body temperature is typically 100°F- 102.5°F. Heat exhaustion is typically classified as…

Pet Safety in Summer

Summer weather brings many dangers to your pet – while a few are outlined in this blog post, be sure to talk with your veterinarian about hazards specific to your area and dog’s breed.  Barbecues and Bonfires: While cookouts and campfires are fun summer traditions, and a great opportunity to meet new neighbors, these can…