January 2010 Issue

Automatic Devices For Your Cat

Feeders and waterers are helpful for short trips or for cats that prefer fresh or running water.

Susan McDaniels was having a problem getting her cat, Starfish, to drink enough water. Starfish ignored the bowls of fresh water that were strategically placed around the house, preferring instead to drink water from a drippy faucet. Thatís when McDaniels had an idea. What if she could provide fresh, running water for Starfish all the time? "I thought it would be a novel idea to get an automatic waterer for my cat," the Santa Barbara, California, resident remembers. "Nothing else was working." McDaniels went online and purchased an electric waterer that doubled as an attractive fountain. Most importantly, her cat was drinking more water. "Starfish now loves drinking water and finds the fountain very entertaining," she enthuses.

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