DogTime has assembled a panel of highly respected veterinarians, trainers, behaviorists and pet industry professionals to review some of the most innovative consumer products on the market and determine if they qualify to receive the Approved for Pets seal of approval from DogTime.
The following products were reviewed by the panel and have been awarded the DogTime Approved for Pets badge:
- Swiffer Sweeper
- New Swiffer Wet Mopping Cloths
- Swiffer WetJet
- Swiffer Sweeper Vac
Dr. Carol Osborne
Dr. Carol Osborne is founder and president of the American Pet Institute, the Pet Anti-Aging Wellness Centers and PAAWS. Dr. Carol has pioneered the exploration of new therapies for the treatment and prevention of age-related degenerative disease, as well as promotion of optimum health and performance for pets. She holds a D.V.M. degree with honors from Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine and has been in private clinical practice for over 15 years.
They are completely safe for pets and kids, work very nicely to pick up pet hair and general dust and debris around our veterinary hospital.
Julie Bjelland Lokhandwala
Julie A. Bjelland has 15 years of experience as a dog trainer and trained at the world renowned Guide Dogs for the Blind, an organization known for producing some of the best-trained dogs in the world. She is the author of Imagine Life With A Well-Behaved Dog, A 3-Step Positive Dog Training Program.
I was surprised how much pet hair was on the floor that the Swiffer was able to pick up! I thought my floors looked quite clean before using the Swiffer!
Leigh Siegfried is a Certified Pet Dog Trainer and has been working professionally with dogs since 2002. Her experience includes serving as the Behavior & Training Manager for the Washington Animal Rescue League. She speaks nationally at animal sheltering and pet industry conferences and is proud to support the efforts of shelters and rescue.
I used the Swiffer products on both tile and hardwood floors and found them to be safe and effective for pet owners.
The Wright Family
Trevor Wright launched DogTime so that he could put his years of experience building Internet companies to use helping to reduce the numbers of animals that are euthanized every year in this country. His mission is to keep dogs out of shelters and in good homes by equipping novice and experienced owners alike with all the information needed to make them, and their dogs, very happy.