They say a dog is a man’s best friend so why shouldn’t robot dogs be a kid’s best friends as well? Technology made it possible for kids these days to play with surprisingly smart robot dogs, toys that are not only friendly and resilient but also intuitive and interactive. So if you’re thinking about getting your kid a clever toy for whatever occasion, then you could do a lot worse than a robot dog.
These toys are designed to have life-like movement and appearance, similar to real-life puppies in more ways than one. To give you some ideas on the matter, we put together a list of the ten best robot dogs out there for you to look at.
Best Robot Dogs of 2017
10Sparky the Fabulous Flip Over Pet Dog
Robot dogs have been around for years and Sparky the Fabulous Flip Over Pet Dog is probably the one of the most famous of them all. He wags his tail, he barks like a real puppy, he walks forward, and his best trick is to flip over and land on his feet.
This cute and cuddly pet dog keeps users entertained always with his exciting behavior and daredevil tricks. The color of the puppy is also very inviting and kids love to play with Sparky.
9Zoomer Zuppies, Interactive Puppy, Flora
Are you tired of keeping a journal? Try the Zoomer Zuppies, Interactive Puppy, Flora and watch how you bond with this new found friend. Flora is made from 100% imported plastic and is completely safe for kids. She loves being cuddled, is extremely cheerful, and is very creative.
Play interactive games with her and nurture her and watch as she shares secrets with you. Flora responds to touch and can play exciting music. She even has LED lights in her eyes that light up every time you play with her. She is fun and helps your child learn and adapt better.
8Fur Real Friends Biscuit My Lovin Pup
Hasbro is one of the biggest names in the toy industry and their Fur Real Friends Biscuit My Lovin Pup robot dog is a unique and exciting product. Ask biscuit to give you paw and watch as he raises his left or right paw. Ask him if he wants a treat and watch him shake, sit up, and beg like a real puppy.
When Biscuit is ready to play, he will wag his tail and bark so you know that you’re needed. Stay friends with him forever by registering the adoption certificate online. He responds to voice commands as well as 6 commands like Sit, Lie Down, and Speak. Watch him whimper and nod when he wants his bone.
7Georgie – Interactive Plush Electronic Puppy
If you’ve ever wanted a puppy then the Georgie – Interactive Plush Electronic Puppy is your best choice. It not only loves to snuggle like a real dog, but it listens to your voice commands. With over 100 random puppy behavior signs, this robot dog can easily pass off as a real dog.
Watch him give you high five, or dance when you say “Let’s Dance”. He will stand up and sit down on command too. Play Tug-O-War with the included rope or take a selfie by just commanding Georgie. It is definitely one of the most popular robot dogs available online.
6Paw Patrol, Zoomer Marshall, Interactive Pup with Missions
The Paw Patrol, Zoomer Marshall, Interactive Pup with Missions is an intelligent robot dog that helps kids learn faster and better. He has over 150 Paw Patrol phrases and sounds to entertain you with and with over 80 different missions, there is never a dull moment with Zoomer Marshall.
Watch him do the Pup Pup Boogie and sing the Paw Patrol Theme. Help him find Chickeletta and put out campfire coals with his transforming water cannons. This pup can do it all and help your kid develop their skills and personality.
5FurReal GoGo My Walkin’ Pup
Another great product from the world of Hasbro, the FurReal GoGo My Walkin’ Pup robot dog is targeted at kids who are looking for a pet to cuddle with. GoGo will wag his tail and bark just like a real dog when he’s out for a walk.
The remote control leash helps you guide him wherever you want him to go. Start your next adventure now and watch as GoGo walks by your side, barking and wagging his tail along the way.
4Harry – Electronic Pet Dog
Always wanted a Dalmatian puppy? Well, Harry – Electronic Pet Dog comes pretty close to the real deal. It is 7 inches long and 6 inches in height. Harry can walk, bark, and create other realistic dog sounds.
The puppy is filled with sensors that respond to a person’s touch. With a unique Bump and Go movement feature, Harry can chase and play on smooth surfaces. Want to see him sing and dance? Touch him on the head. Want a surprise from Harry? Touch him on the backside.
3Zoomer Interactive Puppy – Shadow
If you’re looking for the most realistic puppy experience, then Zoomer Interactive Puppy – Shadow is the best option for you. It is made from 100% plastic that is imported and completely safe for kids to play with.
Shadow is eager to learn new tricks all the time. Teach him to speak, sit, bark, lie down, roll over, shake a paw, and so much more. He understands three different languages including English, French, and Spanish. Recharge Shadow by simply plugging him in using the USB cord included.
2Zoomer Interactive Puppy
Zoomer leads the way in robotic dog pets and their Interactive Puppy is a clear example why. He is twice as smart and does twice the amount of tricks than ever before. Watch him bark, wag his tail, talk, and just scoot around the house like a real puppy.
He is always ready to learn new stuff so teach him to talk, bark, sit, shake his paw, roll over, and lie down. Zoomer understands commands in English, Spanish, and French. Users can recharge Zoomer using the USB cable that comes with the pet puppy.
1Paw Patrol Action Pack Pup & Badge, Robo-Dog
The Paw Patrol Action Pack Pup & Badge, Robo-Dog is a one of a kind pet robot dog that is always ready for some action. Watch his Paw Patrol skills come alive right before your eyes. Want to see him transform? Just press his badge and see his Pup Pack turn into wings for superior aerial combat.
If you are looking for absolute protection against the bad guys, collect all of Paw Patrol’s friends: Ryder, Rubble, Skye, and Everest to form your very own toy squad. Interestingly enough, Robo-Dog doesn’t require batteries to work. Simply connect the USB cable when his battery is low and bring him back to his action-packed life.