Lost Pets: RFID and GPS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

nCities across the U.S. are requiring the implant for stray dogs.

 nWhy People Are In Favor Of the Technology:

Reduces the number of animals put to death each year.
Eventually will lead to public safety in controlling dogs.

Why People Are Against The Technology:
 
Foreign technology that people aren’t used to yet.

 

GPS

 

nLocation easily found with the use of a cell phone.

 

BENEFITS

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2-5 day battery easily rechargeable.

 

Activity Sensors allows owners to know if the dog is in motion or still.
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DOWNFALLS

Cost ranging between $950 - $1050.

 

Being a collar -- it may easily fall off