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Expensive, difficult, slightly dangerous, not particularly effective... I'm on a roll.
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Use it to pull you when riding your bike, to pull your
at the airport, or to help you get up a steep mountain or
This small electric dog, has two or four legs which rise
and forward and then down to earth with a large traction
section. (a tractor would work as
well). The leash has an
off button, and a "jump" button so it can get over
in your way.
An extra button makes it bark and look different ways,
A pony version exists for heavy duty and the original cat
version, for just hanging around, showing off, and doing
a hybrid of this
and... [pashute, Jul 10 2013]
Note the second and third images [pashute, Jul 10 2013, last modified Jul 23 2013]
I was probably pointing to something like this
the former link is now dead but the remarks are still important. [pashute, Aug 10 2017]
||I am profoundly disappointed that this is not 1) a leash for cats, or 2) [8th] bait.
||pssst...Grogster..over here.. go check out the b-o-r-g bait
||or 3) anything to do with a cat.
4) nowhere to put it in your suitcase after it is pulled.
5)explaining the difference between a dog and a tractor?
||Wonder why the cool-ride (shown in second link)
never made it to market. Was it a hoax? Did it not
work. Perhaps the turns were the problems.
||Get a Husky, or a Newfoundland.
||have one. don't have the heart to have it pull me
around. A robot
wouldn't be a problem.
||xandram - the dog version follows you while
wagging its tail. You don't want it in your suitcase.
||You ride the pony version into the airplane and it
sits next to you in your car.
||The cat version is the most expensive one. It
does nothing in particular, and in particular will
pull your suitcases. It jumps into your closet, and
onto your laundry pile.
||I noticed that the less useful something is, the
cheaper it is to manufacture it, the lower the
maintenance cost is, you sell it at sky high prices,
and take almost all the revenue for yourself.
||If that has nothing to do with a cat, what does?
||They tried to make a digital mule. That's more
complicated. This thing exists as a toy, all that's
needed is scaling up, adding a high power leash and
||[+] garden gnomes... or miniature Ben Hur'ian slaves in harness.