A human centered application Case Study.

PetGuard is a next-generation device with an application to take care of your dog. It has a great future which meets most of the daily needs of a pet owner towards their pet. In addition, it is a pretty straightforward and simple user interface with enhanced U to make the user flow easy and quick to get the job done at minimum effort and inputs.


Americans have pets.


Consider them as their family member.

40,000 Pets

Die in residential fires each year, mostly from smoke inhalation, and 500,000 pets are affected overall.

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User Testing Result

PetGuard Empathy Map


Ready national public campaign

Launched in February 2003, Ready is a National public service campaign designed to educate and empower the American people to prepare for, respond to and mitigate emergencies, including natural and manmade disasters. The goal of the campaign is to promote preparedness through public involvement.

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Pet First aid app puts veterinary advice for everyday emergencies in the palm of your hand. Users get the app and could be prepared to act when called up on. With videos, interviews quizzes and simple step-bystep advice it’s never been easier to know Pet First Aid.

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The smarter way to keep tabs on your pet’s location and activity levels when they’re living it up, at home, in the park or on the run.

Mind Map

PetGuard Mind Map

Empathy Map

PetGuard Empathy Map


1. Status Monitoring.
Ready national public campaign

Current pet status. Green highlight shows that pet is fine and nothing to worry about.

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Current pet status. Red highlight shows that pet needs to be watched over.

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Camera surveillance for the pet to keep watch over pet anytime anywhere.

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One can connect more than one camera with the app and get different views of the place.

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Activity view shows activity of pet’s movement at different period of time.

2. In-App Map view.
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1. Map View

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2. Camera View

Map View

PetGuard provides in-app map features to provide the shortest and quickest route to the dog’s place. Having an in-app map features increases the quickness of the app by avoiding third-party app usages such as google maps or Waze. Also, it maintains the consistency of the app and improves the security level.

3. Unlock the door.
Unlock the door.

PetGuard offers a door lock feature that gives the pet owner an option to let the person get in to the house to save the pet. This feature is location based. The sent code appears once the person is almost near to the desitation location.

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1. Respond request

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2. Way to the pet.

4. Smart Collar.
PetGuard Smart collar
petguard belt red status
PetGuard warning status
Petguard normal status
The smart collar

The smart collar tracks and monitors various parameters for the pet which includes health, activities and safety levels. For health, it tracks and monitors the temperature, the blood pressure and heart rate of the pet. Considering activity levels the belt tracks and monitors movements by steps walked, inclines runs, and respiration. Taking care of safety levels the belt senses for gas leakages, temperature, and decrements.


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