Last time, we featured CleverPet Inc. founder & CEO, Leo Trottier to discuss about the company’s gamified device, CleverPet. Successfully funded on Kickstarter, the device provides engaging stimulation for a more active lifestyle desired by bored, lonely dogs.
Watch the full interview below to learn about:
- How does CleverPet works and what are its capabilities?
- How did the idea of creating a interactive gamified device for dogs came about?
- What would game design looks like from a dog’s perspective? Would the design and interaction differ if it was made for cats?
- How did the team go about tested the design gamified device?
- What kind of complex behaviors the devices aims to instill beyond basic gameplay stimulation?
- Were there concerns raised on the the impact of applying operant conditioning on pets?