Reviewed October 1st, 2020
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PetChatz HD

PetChatz LLC


The PetChatz HD allows you to communicate with your dog while away from the home with audio and video. The device can be purchased for $329.99.

Breach History

Has there ever been a breach or data leak?


No known hacks or data breaches!


Privacy Checklist

Does it meet our minimum privacy standards?

Is any kind of biometric data collected (health, heart, voice, etc.)?


Are you able to delete your data / the data collected about you?


Does it use cookies, telemetry, or third-party tracking scripts?


Is the privacy policy user-friendly (easy to understand)?


Does it have parental controls?


Does it use encryption to protect your data both in-transit and at-rest?


Does it get regular software and / or firmware updates?


Does it require you to create a strong password?


Is there a system in place for managing security vulnerabilities?


Does it have a privacy policy?


How Can It Snoop?

What sensitive hardware access requirements does it have?

Does it have a camera or request / require access to a camera?


Does it have a microphone or request / require access to a microphone?


Does it track your location or request / require access to location data?


Account Requirements

What information is required to create an account or use it?

Does it require an email address to use?


Does it require a phone number to use?


Does it require an address (home or office) to use?


Payment Options

What payment methods are available?

Are you able to use a credit card as a payment option?


Are you able to use a cryptocurrency as a payment option?


Are you able to use PayPal as a payment option?


Are you able to use cash or gift cards as a payment option?


What Could Go Wrong?

What's the worst case scenario for your data?

Although unlikely, it is possible someone could hack into the camera and spy on you or your dog while in the house. Be aware of that risk should you choose to purchase this product.

How Does It Share Your Data?

Where is your data going? Who has access to it?

PetChatz may use de-identified data for analytics and product improvement. It is not clear if the company shares user data with third parties.

Good Things

Why should you use it?

  • Two-way audio and video communication.
  • Motion and sound tracking functions.
  • Comes with app that allows you to check and get notifications when not home.

Bad Things

What are the downsides?

  • Expensive.
  • Audio and video quality could be better.

Final Thoughts

PetChatz does not appear to have been the target of a previous data breach. However, it is always possible that the camera could be hacked into and used to spy on you. The device should be safe, but consider the risk before using.

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