I use both bleach and vinegar from time to time- never had problems. The motor on my Drinkwell fountain has died - anybody know where to get a new one?
Gloria At 12:05 PM 9/7/2008, you wrote: >Also for the volunteers ~ Is white vinegar an acceptable alternative? >I emailed Drinkwell about how to avoid the slimy cord issue that I encounter >if I wash it only weekly. They have ignored me. This is happening with the >platinum but did not with the original model. >Laurie > >-----Original Message----- >From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] >[mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of wendy >Sent: Sunday, September 07, 2008 11:34 AM >To: firstname.lastname@example.org >Subject: [Felvtalk] OT: Proper way to bleach drinking fountains? > >Hey guys, > >I know several of you volunteer in shelters or run rescues, and I wanted >to ask your advice on the proper way to bleach the automatic drinking >fountains for cats. I am so afraid I'm going to leave bleach residue or >damage the parts. Do you leave the motor running and let the bleach run >through the fountain, and then rinse it out? Or do you take it apart and >bleach only the plastic parts? Do you rinse with hot water? How do you >make sure you get all the bleach out? > >Thank you for any advice you may have! >:) >Wendy > "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change >the world - indeed it is the only thing that ever has!" ~~~ Margaret >Meade ~~~ > > > >_______________________________________________ >Felvtalk mailing list >Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org >http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org > > >_______________________________________________ >Felvtalk mailing list >Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org >http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org _______________________________________________ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org