Is it possible to get rid of the smell from a cat litter box without tucking it away in the basement? Cat litter box odor appears to be one of most common reasons that people choose not to have a cat. We have three cats ourselves, and their litter box rarely smells. How do we do it? Here’s how:
Caring for cat litter box is one of the most crucial parts of human – cat relationship. While, usually it does not cause problems at all, even a small bump on a road can cause things going terribly wrong, and the cat habituating eliminating outside the box.
In this article you will learn:
- How to choose the best litter box;
- Where to place the litter box;
- What litter type to choose;
- How to train your cat to use the litter box;
- How to clean the litter box.
If you recently turned your cat into an outdoor one, you’ve probably had a question, whether an outdoor cat needs a litter box.
How many litter boxes per cat do you need? It’s a common question, and, even if there’s no one single ‘all purpose’ answer, we’ll start with one right instantly.
While determining litter box size depends on many things, there actually is one method that helps to determine the necessary size of the litter box you should get for your cat.
Main feature of sifting litter boxes is their sifting pan, which has holes in the bottom of it, which makes it easier separating dirty litter from the clean one. In this article, we are going to discuss few of the advantages and disadvantages of sifting cat litter boxes.
Automatic cat litter boxes are made to make our lives easier. There are several types of them, like most popular ones, self cleaning boxes with combs to scoop the wastes or flushing ones that use permanent litter, which is washable.
Have you ever thought if your litter box is desirable enough for your cat? If your cat had problems with house soiling, then it’s likely you did. But it’s not always necessary to have litter box issues to consider how can you improve and make this location more desirable in the eyes of your cat.
In general, a pattern for litter training a kitten and an adult outdoor cat is similar, except that for kittens it takes lesser effort, and some parts may even be skipped, compared to adult cats who have already developed elimination behavior, and do not have a single reason, why they would want to change it.
Training a kitten to use a litter box is an easy task. In most cases, special ‘training’ is actually not necessary if you provide an appropriate litter box, because cats naturally love burying their feces and urine. If it still does not help, and your kitten does not get the idea of using a litter box, small encouraging from your side might be necessary. How? Read below.