What if my dog is on the platform when the timer activates? Alan Cook November 02, 2017 04:12 Updated Follow BrilliantPad has a smart animal sensor, which prevents the motor from automatically turning on if a dog is on the machine. Related articles What is the difference between DM100 and DM200? When does the motor turn on? Does it integrate with other connected devices? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.