14 Best Automatic Pet Feeders

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PetSafe Healthy Pet Simply
PetSafe Healthy Pet Simply

Automatic Pet Feeder is a a machine that are programmable to dispatch meal for yourpet at scheduled times. They work even without the actual presence of the pet owner; most of them are controlled remotely via a mobile app, while some other units have certain buttons on their body which the owner uses to program how it should work. Whichever way, an automatic pet feeder or pet food dispenser is smart gadget every modern pet owner should have.

We have searched through numerous pet automatic feeders and come out with these 14 units as the best amongst all. Therefore, we are glad to present to you the 14 best pet food dispensers in the market. Relax and read through this list to pick out the most suitable unit for your pet.


1. PetSafe Smart Feed Automatic Pet Feeder


PetSafe Smart Feed Automatic Dog and Cat Feeder
PetSafe Smart Feed Automatic Dog and Cat Feeder

The PetSafe Smart Feed is a professional pet feeding solution for dog and cat pet owners. It has a smartphone app that allows you to virtually control the machine and monitor your pet’s meal.

This app is compatible with the 2 most popular mobile OS (iOS and Android) for smartphones and tablets with supported versions. With the PetSafe mobile app, you can easily schedule the times at which the automated feeder would dispense feed for your cat or dog and also portion sizes to be dished out at certain times. I care to know/see how your pet has eaten over the week or past 2 weeks, the app has an option to display this information to you.

PetSafe Smart Feed Automatic Dog and Cat Feeder Dog eating
PetSafe Smart Feed Automatic Dog and Cat Feeder Dog eating

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PetSafe Smart Feed grants you full charge/authority on how your pet (a dog or cat) should feed. You can set about 12 meals for your pet to feed on and feed it outside the normal feeding times (day and night). Depending on your pet’s feeding need, meals can be allotted up to 4 cups just to ensure they feed very well even at your absence. There is a typical Slow Feed option that allows meals to be dispensed gradually every 15 minutes to avoid barfing and bloating.

Specifications

Connectivity WiFi
Mobile compatibility iOS 9 or later, Android 5.0 or later
Weight 5.65 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life One Year
Features Removable stainless steel bowl, Pet-proof dispenser, Hopper latches, digital timer
Feeding mode 3 feeding modes

 

2. WOpet SmartFeeder Deluxe


Providing all pet owners with the most convenient way of feeding their dog or cat pets remotely from any location; it has a mobile app which is very intuitive for everyone to comprehend and use effectively. Just as expected, the mobile app is compatible with iPhones and Android phones (tablets and smartphones).

With the app, you can set schedules when you pet will get a meal to eat and if you are around for the moment, by clicking a button on the app, your pet gets a meal instantly. Luckily, the app connects with up to 4 feeders at a time; this means, you can comfortably feed all your pets at once even while on the go.

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WOpet SmartFeeder is indeed smart; in cases of emergency whereby your home WiFi stop functioning or you are out of power supply, this feeder comes with a backup battery that will power on the feeder to dispense your already scheduled feedings.

Also, the primary unit comes with an HD camera and supports 2-way audio communication. In this way, you’ll stay connected with your pet virtually from anywhere. This camera is equipped with Night Vision support so you can remotely view your pet and record videos if you wish.  With the two-way audio feature, you’ll be able to engage your pet in a virtual conversation.

Specifications

Connectivity WiFi
Mobile compatibility iOS 7.5 or later, Android 4.0 or later
Weight 6.6 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Removable hygienic stainless steel bowl, HD camera with Night Vision support, 2-way audio, connects with up to 4 feeders
Feeding mode n/a

 

3. PetNet SmartFeeder  – 1st Generation


Straight on sight, it looks premium in its sleek body design. The PetNet SmartFeeder gives you full charge over the feeding of your cat or dog pet. It is superior pet feeder all modern pet owners should consider to buy. Yes, it has a mobile app for iOS devices and Android devices with supported versions; the app brings all the control straight to your palm. One good feature of the SmartFeeder app is that it measures your pet’s meal based on its age, telling you which meal is good or not good for its consumption.

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We know that as a new pet owner, choosing the suitable meal for your pet can be very confusing. Not to talk about how to know the right portion/amount of meal to dish out at certain times. Well, Petnet Smartfeeder will handle all these situations for you, simply set the feeding times, this pet feeder will docket itself to dispense your pet’s ideal food portion at each feeding time to prevent against overfeeding.

Specifications

Connectivity WiFi
Mobile compatibility iOS and Android
Weight 11.2 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Removable stainless steel bowl, ideal food recipe function
Feeding mode n/a

 

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Petnet SmartFeeder (2nd generation) – Automatic Wi-Fi Pet Feeder with Personalized Portions for Cats and Dogs – App for Android, iOS and Works with Amazon Alexa

 

4. PETKIT Automatic Pet Feeder for Cats and Dogs


PETKIT Smart Cat Dog Feeder
PETKIT Smart Cat Dog Feeder

Your pet feeds will always be fresh at all time when you use the PETKIT pet feeder; it features a 360° soft silicone sealing ring on top the food outlet door and also at the top of the internal lid. We must concur to the fact that this is an intelligent, smart, and professional pet feeder for cats and dog pets. It dispenses up to 4 meals per day, from 1 – 20 portions per meal, each portion is about 20g and you can set a maximum of 10 meal plans every day.

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PETKIT Smart Cat Feeder
PETKIT Smart Cat Feeder

Just as every other premium pet feeder, the PetKit Automatic Pet Feeder has a programmed smartphone app that allows you to control how the machine works from any location. The app is compatible with Android devices and iOS device with supported versions. Store up a large amount of your pet’s feed inside the 6 pounds Food Storage bucket available on this machine, use your smartphone to control when meal show be dispensed for your pet. This automatic pet feeder supports 3 different feeding modes just to ensure your pet feeds very wells.

Specifications

Connectivity WiFi
Mobile compatibility iOS and Android
Weight 11.2 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Food grade silicone impeller, Infrared sensor, Hall sensor, removable food storage bucket
Feeding mode 3 feeding modes

 

5. THYK Automatic Pet Feeder, Smart Food Dispenser for Dogs and Cats


THYK Automatic Pet Feeder
THYK Automatic Pet Feeder

Includes premium features like voice recording function and real-time HD camera. Every option needed to control how this machine works is available on the mobile app; therefore, you must install the mobile app on your compatible smartphone to start feeding your pet effectively.

 

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Imagine how excited your pet will feel hearing your voice while feeding on its meal? This automatic pet feeder provides pet owners with the option to interact with their dog or cat pet virtually through the app when they are not around. The app is compatible with iOS and Android device. A lot of options are available on the app; voice recording, meal portion decider, scheduled feeding times, etc.

Inside the THYK automatic pet feed dispenser is a 6L tank that houses your pet feed; this is quite big to contain a large amount of meal, so, your pet will never lack what to eat even at your absence.

Specifications

Connectivity WiFi
Mobile compatibility iOS and Android
Weight 6.6 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Real-time HD Camera, Programmable Smart Feeder
Feeding mode n/a

 

 

6. Pet bobi Automatic Pet Feeder Food and Water Dispenser – Currently unavailable


An outstanding feature of this machine is the water dispensing feature; it means, it will provide your pet with its meal and water for proper hydration. This automatic pet feeder store up to 400ml of water in its water dispenser, your pet will never be thirsty until you’re back home from work or outing. You can also customize the meal times; Within 24 hours, you are limited to 20 meals and 20 portions at maximum. Just in case you’re helping your pet to check its weight, this machine will put in some effort to the effectiveness of this. However, low food alerts are sent to the pet owner via the mobile app.

Pet Bobi Automatic Pet Feeder
Pet Bobi Automatic Pet Feeder
Pet Bobi Automatic Pet Feeder
Pet Bobi Automatic Pet Feeder

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Also, you’ll get to interact with your pet in real-time, thanks to the HD camera available on the main unit. If you think your pet is getting bored at home, you could just put up a remote conversation with it through the smartphone app of PetBobi Pet Feeder.

Whether there is power supply at home or not, this pet feeder is alternatively powered with 3 D batteries to maintain an uninterruptable feeding schedule. AC power supply is the main source to power this machine; the batteries are only for emergency situations.

Specifications

Connectivity WiFi
Mobile compatibility iOS and Android
Weight 6.6 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Real-time HD Camera, 2-way comm., 400ml water tank
Feeding mode n/a

 

 

7. JEMPET PetWant SmartFeeder


Feeding your pets has probably not been as easy as it is when you use the JemPet PetWant, it solely works the mobile app. Therefore, you must download/install the mobile app on your iOS or Android device to explore all features of this pet feeding machine.

Via the app, you can remotely feed your pet up to 6 meals per day without stressing yourself at all. Each of the meal varies, starting from 1 – 5 portions, the weight is approx. 0.17 oz. This pet feeder only dispenses dry meals. You are the one to personalize the feeding times for your pet and also choose the amount of portion it gets each feeding time. The PetWant mobile app is quite intuitive and easy to use by everyone; if you’re not ready to be controlling your pet’s feeding schedule manually, you can simply set up automatic feeding schedules via the APP.

JEMPET Petwant Automatic Cat Feeder
JEMPET Petwant Automatic Cat Feeder
JEMPET Petwant Automatic Cat Feeder
JEMPET Petwant Automatic Cat Feeder

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JemPet designed this pet feeder with intelligent features such as low food remainder; you can track the number of meals remaining on the machine through the marks on the front of the feeder. Whenever it’s meal time, this pet feeder plays a voice prompt up to 3 times reminding your pet that it’s time to eat. All actions are sent to your connected smartphone in real-time.

Specifications

Connectivity WiFi
Mobile compatibility iOS 7.0 or later and Android 4.0 or later
Weight 5.8 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Flexible food tray, 2-way comm., 400ml water tank
Feeding mode n/a

 

 

8. Smartti Smart Automatic Pet Feeder


If you care much about your pet’s feeding then, this smart pet feeder can come in to be of help to you. It looks sleek, premium, sturdy, and decent, even your pet would love to always play around this machine until it is MEAL TIME.

Once you install the mobile app on your compatible iOS or Android device, you’ll eligible to feed your pet remotely from anywhere. Depending on how you want it; you can either set up this pet feeder to automatically dispense feeds for your pet at certain schedules or manually trigger the machine to dispense meal at your own time. The app supports 2-way talkback, so, you can virtually engage your pet in a conversation to brighten its day whenever it looks like he/she bored or feeling lonely. Also, you can record videos of your pet using through the help of an HD camera embedded on the pet feeder’s body. Equally, you could take snapshots/photos using this camera too.

Smartti Automatic Smart Pet Feeder
Smartti Automatic Smart Pet Feeder
Smartti Automatic Smart Pet Feeder
Smartti Automatic Smart Pet Feeder

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Smartti Automatic Smart Pet Feeder dispenses only dry meals of 5mm to 15mm, up to 4 times per day. What stores your pet feed on Smartti Pet Feeder is a 4.3L food container (18.2 Cups). You can modify the meals from 1 – 10 portions to suit the exact amount your pet needs at a time. Furthermore, your entire pet’s feeding activity report can be viewed on the app at any time.

Specifications

Connectivity WiFi
Mobile compatibility iOS and Android
Weight 6.5 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Flexible food tray, 2-way comm., HD camera support, SD card slot (max.

32GB support), Real-time sharing

Feeding mode n/a

 

 

9. WESTLINK 6L Automatic Pet Feeder


Pet owners can afford this automatic pet feeder given that the price is budget-friendly. WESTLINK 6L Automatic Pet Feeder is a simple, yet professional pet feeder with digital LED display unit. Unlike other pet automatic feeders on this list, the WESTLINK 6L Automatic Pet Feeder does not work with mobile app connection; this makes it readily available for every pet owner. However, you can program how this feeder is supposed to work using the available buttons.

WESTLINK 6L Automatic Pet Feeder
WESTLINK 6L Automatic Pet Feeder
WESTLINK 6L Automatic Pet Feeder
WESTLINK 6L Automatic Pet Feeder

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Its food storage capacity is 6L, and it dispenses up to 4 meals per day with each meal dispense portion ranging from 1 – 39 Portions (10 – 12g). You’re required to set a convenient portion size. An inbuilt voice feature records your voice up to 10 seconds; this feature is aimed to let you call your pets for a meal with your own voice.

Smart infrared sensor stops meal flow when there are meals remaining in the bowl. There are two ways to power this machine to work; using a D battery or a USB power cable and it does not consume much power.

Specifications

Connectivity N/A
Mobile compatibility N/A
Weight 6.2 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Inbuilt mic option, 10 second voice recording function,
Feeding mode n/a

 

 

10. Homdox Automatic Pet Feeder


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We didn’t spot the design of this pet feeder to be second to any; the design is just so unique and acceptable, adding to this, the finish is moisture resistant. It comes with a large capacity food 1500g so you won’t be adding meals frequently.

Similar to how the WestLink Pet feeder works, this machine does not have a mobile app to control it remotely. Instead, you are to use the button at the LED display area to set the feeding commands. An inbuilt mic feature allows you record messages for your pet and plays it back at any time.

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This pet feeder can dispense up to 4 meals each day. The feeding schedule and amount of meal to be dispensed at each time depends on your customization. Homdox Automatic Pet Feeder works with D Batteries or a USB power adapter.

Specifications

Connectivity N/A
Mobile compatibility N/A
Weight 6.2 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Inbuilt mic option, voice recording function,
Feeding mode n/a

 

 

11. isYoung Automatic Pet Feeder


This also comes with a unique, stylish design with a transparent food storage container. The isYoung Pet Feeder has a vivid LCD Display unit with 5 operational buttons to examine your pet’s diet status. This LCD display provides you with details and useful information like the current time, programmed meals, meal size, and amount of meal served so you’d know the status of your home alone pet.

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Also, this automatic pet feeding machine supports voice recording function that allows you to record your voice, calling your pet to come and eat. The maximum voice recording time is 10 seconds. It plays back 3 times so your pet would hear it from anywhere it is.

isYoung  Automatic Pet Feeder is easy to operate; it does not require smartphone app integration or home wifi to perform its duty. All meals to be loaded onto this machine must be dry pet meals.

Specifications

Connectivity N/A
Mobile compatibility N/A
Weight 1.7 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Voice recording function, 12H and 24H time display, Battery powered
Feeding mode n/a

 

 

12. Arf Pets Automatic Pet Feeder


Here comes a professional pet automatic feeder with HD camera for real-time video conversation between a pet and the owner. The Pets Automatic Pet Feeder eases pet owners from the stress of feeding their pet manually. Now, even while on the go, this  feeder will ensure your pet doesn’t starve till you are back to the house.

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This automatic pet feeder dispenses 1 – 10 portions of the loaded meal. Each portion weighs about 24ml, and you customize up to 4 distribution alarms. A blue LCD clock and display unit simplify how to adjust the settings of this machine. Alternatively, this pet feeder is powered with 3D Batteries just in case of power failure, so it does not starve your pet.

Specifications

Connectivity n/a
Mobile compatibility n/a
Weight 4.63 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Voice recording function, LCD display unit, 3 D battery powered
Feeding mode n/a

 

 

13. WOpet 7L Pet Feeder


The design looks quite funny but it is a premium pet feeder with inbuilt programmable timer; WOpet 7L pet feeder dispenses up to 4 meals per day. To schedule your pet meals or customize how this pet automatic feeder functions, you’ll have to make use of the buttons around the LCD point.

WOpet 7L Pet Feeder
WOpet 7L Pet Feeder
WOpet 7L Pet Feeder
WOpet 7L Pet Feeder

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It does support smartphone app, everything settings or customization has to be done via the LCD screen. Just as other pet feeders on this list, you’ll be able to record custom Meal Calling Voice Message for your pet(s). WOpet Pet Feeder would playback this recorded voice message whenever its meal time.

Note, this automatic pet feed dispenser supports only dry meals and the food storage capacity is large; you won’t be loading in your pet feed frequently.

Specifications

Connectivity n/a
Mobile compatibility n/a
Weight 6 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Voice recording function, LCD display unit, 3 D battery powered
Feeding mode n/a

 

 

14. PetSafe Healthy Pet Simply Feed Automatic Feeder


PetSafe Healthy Pet Simply
PetSafe Healthy Pet Simply

More like a heavy-duty pet feed dispenser with an extremely large container for storing your pet feed; You could fill up the container and embark on a 7-day travel without having to bother how your pet is gonna be treated foodwise. The PetSafe large capacity pet feed dispenser allows up to 12 meals programming to feed your pet’s onto satisfaction. Immediate Feed Mode option lets you feed your pet outside the normal/scheduled feeding times while the Pause Feed Mode momentarily halts feeding; all these happen without affecting your initial feeding schedule.

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Typical of PetSafe, this is a pet-proof dispenser; it keeps off prying paws from penetrating into your pet’s meal and maintains a fresh, healthy pet meal at all times.

PetSafe Healthy Pet Simply
PetSafe Healthy Pet Simply

Specifications

Connectivity n/a
Mobile compatibility n/a
Weight 4.6 lbs
Pet type Dog and Cat
Battery life Decent
Features Multiple feeding modes, LCD display unit, 4 D battery powered, programmable
Feeding mode Multiple feeding modes

 

 

Conclusion


Of all the profuse automatic pet feed dispensers available in the market, these are the best to spend on. They are durable, efficient, and will offer great value for your money spent. Feeders with applications are the most advanced ones but not all per owners are tech savvy and likes to use the app. Many prefer the touch buttons on the feeder.

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