Have A Cat And Problem With Feeding Them? Meet Gatefeeder: Device Enables Smart Automatic Cat Feeding

Posted on Apr 4 2012 - 11:54am by CONTRIBUTOR

Editor’s Note: Guest Author Pratibha is a technology enthusiast interested in analysing and reporting about different technologies.


With RFID sensor technology, Gatefeeder is now gazing to offer a key to feeding the pets. The cuboid gadget can grip approximately one weekend’s worth of food for one cat and approach with a smart ID tag that is positioned on the animal’s collar. When the cat press on the door, the appliance right away reads the RFID tag, opens the door and supply a ration of food. When more than one pet is at home,

Gatefeeder present the right quantity of diet to each cat based on their ID tags. To reduce competitive eating, the device fits only one cat’s head and body through the door at once and all food is controlled within the device to keep away from disorder. Medication can also be included in all portion and Gatefeeder’s inventors declare that landowner of small dogs could benefit from the apparatus as well. Gatefeeder is at present on sale for USD 249. The device is shown in more detail in the video below:

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