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Doggone App – Version 2 of the Doggone App to be released 30 June 2019

Doggone will be releasing the latest upgrade of its App on Sunday 30 June 2019 to coincide with the new dog registration year which begins on 1 July. The App will be available to download from Apple’s App Store and Google’s Play Store. The Doggone App that was used in… Read more

In the media

NZ Herald

It’s wonderful to have interest in Doggone’s partnership with Hutt City Council.  As a point of correction in the article published by the NZ Herald – Doggone is fully compliant with the New Zealand Privacy Act and NO information about a dog, its location, or information about the dog’s owner… Read more

Hutt City Council Opens up Doggone to All

We are thrilled to announce that the Hutt City Council is offering Doggone to all dog owners as part of their 2019/2020 dog registration. This decision follows on from a successful three-month trial of Doggone with 350 dog owners in the Stokes Valley area.  Doggone is delighted to be able to… Read more

Version 1.4 location history on point

Following the latest update to the Doggone App – version 1.4 – we thought we’d share the App’s recording of our walk with our very own test dog “Riggs” on Wednesday morning. If you are not receiving sightings of your dog, please get in contact with the team at Doggone… Read more

Happy ever after

As the Doggone trial with Hamilton and Hutt City Councils draws to a close, we’ve been delighted to hear about the ever increasing number of dogs who have been successfully reunited with their owners as a result of Doggone.  Reunites have been achieved both through the App and the free… Read more

Another ground-breaking innovation

Doggone’s ‘Report a Wandering Dog’ feature has been met with great enthusiasm!  Not only does it allow dog owners with the App to assist in reuniting lost dogs with their owners, it also allows members of the wider community to actively assist in the reuniting process – all they need… Read more

Doggone App update successfully resolves location issues

Pleasingly we have had very positive response from dog owners involved in the trial who have installed the latest version of the Doggone App that was released on the evenings of Thursday 17 January (for iPhones) and Friday 18 January (for Android phones). We urge App users with any remaining… Read more

Android version 8.0.0

We just want to let you know that there’s still a problem which affects Android phones using version 8.0.0 that is causing Bluetooth to crash. Our App developers are working to resolve this as quickly as possible. Due to this issue, our App team have removed the latest version from the Play Store until the… Read more

Doggone finding favour with dog owners from all walks of life!

A Dog’s Day Out proved a big hit earlier this month for the dog owners participating in the Doggone trials with Hutt and Hamilton City Councils. More than 300 dog owners braved less than summery conditions to run their dogs through a number of simulated scenarios with Doggone – including… Read more

4133 was the difference between a night of terror and grateful relief!

When the skies lit up in the Hutt Valley on Saturday night with an early celebration of Guy Fawkes, Snoopy took off in terror, escaping the safety of her home. Snoopy’s owners were out when she did her vanishing act, and the first they knew that she’d disappeared was when… Read more