I tried that once and then pitched the bag in the trash. Hated it and my cats would not use their boxes. They knew something I didn't.
---- Natalie <at...@optonline.net> wrote: > Just imagine what it does to cats and kittens inside their bodies! Natalie > > > > My new email address is: atia....@gmail.com > > > > From: Felvtalk [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of > Beth > Sent: Friday, October 12, 2012 8:44 AM > To: email@example.com > Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Scoopable Litter: The Return of the Clump > > > > I had this same thing happen when I tried SweatScoop. It turned to cement at > the bottom of the litter pan. I had to get a hammer to get it out. > > > > Beth > > > > Don't Litter, Fix Your Critter!Image removed by sender. www.Furkids.org > <http://www.furkids.org/> > > > > > > _____ > > From: Lee Evans <moonsiste...@yahoo.com> > To: "firstname.lastname@example.org" <email@example.com> > Sent: Thursday, October 11, 2012 9:49 PM > Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Scoopable Litter: The Return of the Clump > > > > This is a horror story. It's true. My cats will tell you it is. One day, > several years ago, I decided to purchase clumping litter. In those days I > was using Traditional, a brand put out by HEB supermarket. Traditional is a > white litter, not too much dust, at that time very inexpensive. Then I saw > HEB Scoopable. It wasn't very expensive so I lugged a couple of bags home. > Now, the horror part comes when you realize that I knew nothing about > clumping litter except that it clumps when hit with something liquid. So I > poured the same amount of clumping clay into the cat boxes as I had with the > ordinary stuff. Sigh! Once in a while I should read directions. The litter > clumped to the bottom of the box. Solid. Cement. Mixed with cat piss. I > had to take all the boxes out to the yard and use a hack saw to get the > litter out. Finally, hammer, chisel and garden hose got the boxes back to > usable state. Five hours wasted. Cats giggling inside, waiting to see what > I would do next. I read the directions. Needed was at least three inches > of litter per box. Ten boxes. Five bags of cheap clumping clay. Ah. It > clumped. Did not stick to the bottom of the box. Each perfectly formed > clump weighed about three pounds. Hernia time. I purchased 5 bags of > litter, each weighing 20 pounds. I filled up about 10 boxes. Used about 5 > of the bags, give or take a few grains of sand. Half a bag to a box. That > would be about 10 pounds of clay per box. After all was said and done, I > got over 24 pounds worth of clumps out of each box. I wish someone would > make litter out of silver dollars that would triple when hit with a liquid > substance. Used up an entire roll of garbage bags. Sanitation department > workers had to be hospitalized for hernias. It was around that time that I > discovered Feline Pine. The cats were a little startled at having to do > their thing on something that smelled like wood and rolled around like > marbles but they got the hang of it finally. Some like to bat the pine > pellets all over the floor. They especially like to bat them over to the > door so when I come into the room I step rolly-polly pellets and go skidding > into a wall. Need a book on cat behavior modification. > > > > Spay and Neuter your cats and dogs and your weird relatives and nasty > neighbors too! > > > > _____ > > > > > _______________________________________________ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org