9 Apps for All of Your Pet Care Needs

Your pet care needs—from training wisdom to medical advice—all in the palm of your hand.

Puppr

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Teach your dog training commands with over 100 lessons and a built-in clicker. For specific advice, use the live chat feature to access real trainers.

Animal Poison by ASPCA

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"Uh-oh, was it OK for my pet to eat that?" This searchable database has info on hundreds of substances hazardous to pets, including plants, fruits, and chemicals.

Wag!

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Find a daily dog walker or a cat sitter for the weekend in an instant, all background-checked for safety. Stay connected through messages, and tag along on walks with GPS tracking.

Cat Training Tips

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Yes, you can train your cat! Teach her basic recall, promote healthy scratching behaviors, and learn how to calm the midnight zoomies with practical, straightforward tips.

VitusVet

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Put all of your pet's medical information in one place, including vaccines, medications, microchips, and insurance details. Invite family members or pet sitters to access the info as necessary.

11pets: Pet Care

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For households with multiple pets (and pet parents!). Log medical info, and set reminders for everything from flea and tick treatments to medication schedules to their next nail trim.

Pet First Aid: American Red Cross

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Be prepared for all kinds of pet emergencies. Educational videos, quizzes, and step-by-step guides will walk you through stressful situations until you can get your pet safely to the vet.

BringFido

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Planning a trip? Search (worldwide!) for dog-friendly hotels, restaurants, parks, and more, so you can bring your furry family member on the adventure, too.

BetterVet

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Take advantage of modern virtual health care options by booking a video consultation with a vet, or use the app to schedule an in-person home visit or same-day virtual appointment.

This article originally appeared in the January/February 2022 issue of Health Magazine. Click here to subscribe today!

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