PetHub Wins 2012 Industry Recognition Award by Pet Business Magazine for Innovative Pet ID
December 2012 award continues string of PetHub accolades as industry leader in pet protection. "Pet retailers are sitting-up and taking notice of PetHub!"
"We are blown away by how well the pet industry has received our comprehensive, leading-edge approach to pet protection,"
PetHub's Internet-based services allow pet owners and Good Samaritans alike to take quick action to get animals home faster and safer than any other solution available. The animal's online profile allows first responders to view critical medications, vaccinations, license and rabies tag numbers, microchip numbers, and of course, as many emergency contacts as the owner cares to list. In addition, PetHub is the only solution that doesn't charge for their 24x7 "found pet hotline" so that someone finding a pet can call to help reunite a lost animal with its guardian.
Tom Arnold left Microsoft Corporation to start PetHub allowing him to combine his love of animals with his 22 years in the software industry. "All of us have cell phones, and most of us have Internet, so we thought, 'Why not combine a phone number on a tag with other ways to quickly, easily and safely access an animal's most up-to-date and critical data?' The result is PetHub.com,"
In addition to the myriad of free solutions the company provides, their optional premium subscriptions allow owners to receive GPS notifications of where their pet's tag was scanned. Other features include email alerts that are automatically generated when the profile is viewed as well as instant messages sent when a rescuer contacts the call center. PetHub's line-up includes an "Amber Alert" type of solution for pets where the owner can broadcast their pet's profile to shelters near where the pet was last seen. "We even have insurance available to our subscribers that covers their dogs or cats for $3,000 of medical coverage for injuries sustained while the animal is missing," noted Clemens.
"For less than $5 per month pet owners can provide state-of-the-
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About PetHub, Inc.
PetHub, Inc., is focused on getting lost pets home faster and safer than ever before by utilizing current and new technologies, including QR code pet ID tags, GPS mapping, and real-time notifications. The company has multiple software and hardware patents pending. More details can be found at http://shop.pethub.com. Success stories at can be found at http://PetHubFound.me. See also http://www.PetHub.tv and http://www.youtube.com/