Pet Health Monitor App
An app allows users to track the physical and mental condition of their pet anytime and anywhere.
Project Type: UX/UI interaction design
Timespan: Feb.2018 - Apr.2018
Team Size: Individual project
User Story/ User Flow
In modern society, people are busy working and dealing with information explosion. Sometimes people ignore their pet unintentionally. The concept of this pet health monitor App is designed to help pet owner with monitoring pet's physical and mental state. By giving real-time data and automatical warning, pet owners can maintain pet's health and prevent further sickness from their pet.
Most of the people don’t realize any problem with the ways they control pets’ health. However, the fact shows that most of their pets have been through illness in such methods of health maintenance. Instead of preventing pets from illness in advance, people can only find their pets’ sickness after obvious symptoms already shown.
User Research Summaries
How do people do?
of people record physical or mental conditions of their pets and they are all cats owners.
of people take their pets to vet regularly. Among these people, 80% are cats owners. However, among the pets which had fallen ill before, 62.5% are dogs.
What do people care?
of people are curious about pets' states when they are not around their pets.
of people concern about pet’s diet conditions and mental health.
What do people want?
of people spend less than 4 hours staying with their pets per day on average.
of people interest in monitor pet’s health with technologies.
What do people think vs. the Fact
There are only 25% of people find it difficult to monitor pet’s health but more than 66.7% of their pets have been through illnesses. What’s more, all of the illnesses were found after manifesting symptoms such as vomit.
The data is based on the responses to an online questionnaire from 12 participants. 6 cat owners and 6 dog owners.
Provide real-time data to monitor pets' status anytime anywhere.
Remind owners to take care of their pets as plan. Co-owners can also set reminders for each other to cooperate on maintaining pets' health.
Besides the statistics, shows the simple diagnosis result to explain the data in an understandable way.
Provide a channel to consult the vet directly when anything abnormal comes up.
User Story I
As a regular user, I want to review the recent data of my pet’s activity condition, so that I can know if my dog is recovering from the injury.
"The statistics are only meaningful when someone explain them to me. It's clear to see the results both in words and graphs of my pet's health."
User Story II
As the one who is usually responsible for feeding our pet in the family, I want to set a reminder for my sister to take over my job for a day when I'm out of town.
"My family can share the responsibility of taking care of our baby cat and remind each other through the app."