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Meow do you do? We are your resource for all things cat and all things Litter-Robot: tips and tricks, health and humor, and general feline fun.

Cat Facts, Cat Health

How (and Why) to Check Your Cat’s Vital Signs

Detect the early signs of illness in your pet between visits to the vet by learning how to check your cat’s vital signs, including heart rate, respiratory rate, and temperature. Of course, it goes without saying that any cat health check performed at home is no replacement for regular wellness visits.

Lifestyle

How To Celebrate Love Your Pet Day!

Love Your Pet Day… Do we really need a reminder? An actual holiday? A whole day set aside for smushing our smushy babies? Yes! Why not?! Plan a special day of activities for you and your furry companion with our fun celebration ideas for Love Your Pet Day.

Cat Health

Fresh Start for Feline Good Health in 2017

If you share your life with one or more cats, you may also ponder how to keep them happy and healthy in the coming year. Get a head start on your cat’s health in 2017 by preparing your pet for vet visits, encouraging exercise, and saving for vet bills.

Litter-Robot

Litter-Robot 3 Cabinet

Learn how your Litter-Robot will effortlessly blend into its surroundings when you pair it with the Litter-Robot 3 Cabinet. The Litter-Robot simply slides under the cabinet, giving you access to the control panel and waste drawer, while providing a functional shelf above the unit.

Lifestyle

How To Cat-Proof Your Home for the Holidays

The holidays bring a whole new set of challenges for your pet. Many holiday decorations, foods, and customs that are fun and harmless to the human members of the family can spell trouble for curious kitties. Learn how to cat-proof your home for the holidays!

Litter-Robot

Litter-Robot 3 Feature: Wait Time Setting

Learn how to adjust the Litter-Robot 3 Wait Time setting to choose how soon the automatic litter box starts cleaning. Reduce the Wait Time if it is important to minimize odor and/or the time that waste is available to other pets—such as dogs. Extend the Wait Time when using a lower quality clumping litter that needs more time to set up.

Litter-Robot

Litter-Robot 3 Feature: 8-Hour Sleep Mode

Learn how to turn on sleep mode and turn off sleep mode for the very useful Litter-Robot 3 eight-hour sleep mode feature. This mode is useful for units located in bedrooms or areas where you may not want any disturbance for a period of eight hours.

Cat Tips, Lifestyle

How to Set Up the Purrfect Cat Photo Shoot

Have you ever noticed how hard it is to get that purrfect photo of your cat? For all of the adorable and funny things they do, cats are not the most cooperative photography subjects. You’ll be proud to share the gorgeous glamour shots of your cat when you follow our tips for setting up a feline photo shoot!

Litter-Robot

Litter-Robot 3 Troubleshooting

Our convenient Litter-Robot 3 troubleshooting guide helps solve common and not-so-common problems with your unit. Try a Fresh Restart to eliminate confounding conditions and identify the problem if there is one. This process will help you communicate the issue to our Customer Service team, so you can get your Litter-Robot working again.

Cat Facts, Lifestyle

It’s Tough To Be a Black Cat

From Halloween superstition to adoption troubles, black cats have it a little harder than their lighter companions. “Black cat syndrome” refers to the belief that black cats spend a longer time in shelters waiting for adoption. Learn why these superstitions need to come to an end!

Lifestyle

Guests Allergic to Cats? 6 Tips for a More Comfortable Visit

With approximately 2% of the US population suffering from cat allergies, there’s a pretty good chance that you’ll someday host a guest who is allergic to your feline/s. Learn how to keep cat allergies down if your guests are allergic, including the importance of cleaning, filters, and staying on top of the litter box.

Cat Training

Keeping the Peace in a Multi-Cat Household

It’s important to develop careful strategies in order to maintain peace in a household with two or more cats. Whether you’re thinking about adopting another feline or already have a kitty crowd, understanding how cats see the world will help you prevent mild skirmishes from escalating into all-out war.

Litter-Robot

When in Doubt, Press the Reset Button

Discover how to reset the Litter-Robot Cat Sensor, which can solve many issues. The Reset button is so named because it resets the Cat Sensor. You can think of the Cat Sensor as the scale and the Reset button as a way to zero the scale.

Cat Facts, Cat Health

Undertreated: Signs Your Cat Has Arthritis

One of the most common types of chronic pain in cats is arthritis. Unfortunately, cat owners aren’t as aware of the signs and symptoms of the disease, so they often don’t address it until it’s in its later stages. Learn to recognize the telltale signs of arthritis in cats, such as changes in hygiene, mood, and mobility.

Cat Facts, Cat Health

Why do cats purr?

Everyone knows that cats purr when they’re happy, but did you know they also do it when they’re sick or frightened, when they’re giving birth, and even when they’re dying? And not just practicing feline masochists—it’s regular, normal cats, too. Even your cat. Learn more!

Cat Health

Allergies in Cats: How To Tell

Usually when we talk about cats and allergies, we’re talking about runny-nosed humans with itchy eyes. But cats can have allergies too, even serious ones! Detect cat allergies and find solutions in this helpful guide. Is it an allergy or something else? Learn more here.

Cat Facts, Cat Health

The Truth Behind Whisker Fatigue

Whisker fatigue may sound like something dreamed up by kitty hypochondriacs, but evidence suggests that it’s quite real. Learn about whisker fatigue and the best cat food bowls for your feline. Shallow cat food dishes can help with cat whisker issues.