Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition

VetMeasure is excited to share that we have been selected as one of the top three finalists in the John Pappajohn Iowa Entrepreneurial Venture Competition contest! Throughout the three rounds of competition, VetMeasure has been evaluated on our executive summary, business plan, and pitch. The winner will be announced on September 12th, at Drake University.…

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…

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…

MeasureON! Sizing Guide

MeasureON! is an innovative harness, used to monitor your dog’s temperature, respiratory rate, and heart rate. This device can be used while your dog is at the vet for an emergency hospitalization or as they recover from surgery. Additionally, MeasureON! can be used for at-home monitoring of recently released patients, or those with chronic health…

Adopt a Shelter Pet Day

Our team at VetMeasure is passionate about the health and well-being of all animals, so it should be no surprise that we are recognizing Adopt a Shelter Pet Day today! Adopt a Shelter Pet Day is designed to encourage the adoption of animals from a shelter. To celebrate this holiday, many shelters reduce their adoption…

Lyme Disease in Dogs

Your veterinarian probably encourages you to follow a flea and tick prevention regimen for your dog, and may also recommend testing for Lyme disease. But what is Lyme disease, how can you prevent it, and what do you expect if your dog is diagnosed with Lyme disease? VetMeasure is here to help you decode this…