When it comes to apps, most of us are simply looking for apps that are functional, provide a specific purpose or offer assistance in some way. However, the Play Store is full of apps for all sorts of people and for all sorts of reasons. If you happen to be a lover of dogs, then the Play Store is for you too, thanks to the sheer volume of dog-oriented apps that are currently available. To help you plow through what is out there, here are ten Android apps for dog lovers which are worth checking out.
Talking Ben the Dog
Starting off today’s list is Talking Ben the Dog. For those familiar with Talking Tom, the Talking Ben app works pretty much the same way, but with a Dog. This is an interactive app which lets you engage with Ben, talk to him, poke him and play with him.
Dog Breeds is a great app for those looking to expand or refresh their knowledge of dogs. The app offers background information on a wide range of dog breeds including detailed information on each breed. In total, the app offers info on over 100 breeds of dogs and even shows a genealogy of dogs, so that you can see how one breed is related to the others.
Dog Licks Screen Wallpaper
For those looking for a seriously cute dog live wallpaper, then you won’t find much better or much cuter than this. The name says it all, as this app literally contains a dog who licks the screen every so often.
If you are looking for some new dog wallpapers but something less licky than the last one, then this is a good option to try. This app contains a wide selection of dog-based wallpapers and is certain to have a wallpaper to match your dog tastes.
Temple Dog Run
This app won’t be for everyone but if you are a fan of the Temple Run series of games and a dog lover, then this is a must have app. This is essentially, Temple Run, but with a dog
Dog monitor is an interesting app for dog owners who worry about their dog when they are at work or away from home.. This app essentially allows you to check on your dog from wherever you are. The app monitors the dog while at home and can provide notifications for when your dog is being too loud. Point to note though, the app works by using a second smartphone or tablet as the monitoring source.
Dog Sounds and Ringtone
Looking for an app where you can use a specific dog sound as your ringtone? Well, this will do the job. Dog Sounds and Ringtone makes use of various dog sounds (barking, howling and so on) which you can quickly set to be your ringtone or alarm
If you are a new dog owner and looking for a few tips and tricks on how to engage and communicate with your new friend, then Dog Trainer might be worth a download. The UI is not the prettiest in the world, but the app does provide some interesting insight on how to better get to know and get along with your new roommate.
Dog Breeds Quiz HD
Tried the Dog Breeds app mentioned earlier? Think you know all there is to know about dog breeds? Well, this app is designed to test your knowledge on the matter. This is a fun app to test your understanding of dog breeds and the more questions you answer correctly, the more new questions become available.
Closing out the list today is an app which is designed to provide some interesting feedback on your dog-walking habits. The app syncs with any GPS enabled device and provides detailed information on your walking routes, timings, speed and pace. Great for making sure that you and your dog are maximizing your walk’s potential.