Placing the Litter-Robot on deep carpet may affect the sensitivity of the unit. Do not put anything in the Globe other than clumping cat litter. … Do not sit on, or place anything on the Litter-Robot.
Why does my Litter-Robot keep getting stuck?
Check for stuck litter, especially if you recently cleaned your unit (leftover moisture may have interacted with the litter). If you see debris or suspect there is litter caked behind the screen, you will need to clean the Globe (the screen should not be bent outward to clean behind).
What triggers the Litter-Robot?
The Litter-Robot senses the weight of your cat to know when it enters and exits the globe, which triggers the countdown timer and cleaning cycle. Kittens and small cats that weigh less than 5 pounds may not be heavy enough to trigger the cat sensor.
What happens if you overfill Litter-Robot?
Fill the globe with approximately 8-10 pounds of litter, until it meets the raised “fill line” on the black rubber globe liner when spread flat. If there is too much litter in the globe, it will be expelled into the waste drawer during the first few cycles.
How often should I clean my Litter-Robot?
We recommend emptying and cleaning the inside of the globe every one to three months. Learn how to clean your Litter-Robot: 1. Press the Empty button to cycle the globe clockwise, which will allow the litter to fall through the waste port and into the drawer for easy disposal.
Why is the blue light flashing on my Litter-Robot?
You’ll most commonly notice a flashing or blinking blue light on your Litter-Robot control panel. This blue light is called the Drawer Full Indicator, which means that the waste drawer is full (or approaching full) and needs to be emptied.
Is the Litter-Robot Dog proof?
This litter box has a patented sifting system that separates your cat’s waste from the clean litter. Your dog sticking his nose in will no longer be a problem since the Litter-Robot is self-cleaning.
How does Litter-Robot sense cat?
The Litter-Robot relies on the Cat Sensor to know when your cat is inside and when it’s time to clean up. The Cat Sensor is a weight-sensitive switch that measures the weight of the unit, so it can tell when there’s a change and what that change means.
How many litter boxes should 2 cats have?
Follow this simple rule: one box per cat, plus one extra. So if you have two cats, you should have three boxes. Making sure everyone has their space can help ease elimination issues. Some owners prefer a hooded box, but some cats don’t like them.
Does Litter-Robot help with smell?
Special features. The Litter-Robot waste drawer contains a carbon filter as well as seal strips to further absorb those pesky litter box odors. You can order additional carbon filters and seal strips when you start to notice odors again.
How often should I change litter box?
We recommend totally changing the litter out in the cat box every three to four weeks depending on use. Wash your cat boxes with hot water and a mild detergent like Ivory dish soap and then replace with about 3 inches of new litter.
How often do you need to replace cat litter?
Twice a week is a general guideline for replacing clay litter, but depending on your circumstances, you may need to replace it every other day or only once a week. If you clean the litter box daily, you might only need to change clumping litter every two to three weeks.
How often do cats poop?
Most cats will poop at least once a day. If they’re healthy, their poop should: Be deep brown in color. Feel not too hard or too soft or mushy.
How do I dispose of cat litter?
Put it in the Trash
Use a litter scoop to sift out urine clumps and stool and place in a small trash bag. Once all the boxes in your house are scooped, tie off the garbage bag in a knot. To prevent odor and bacterial leakage, double bag your scooped litter. Place in an outside trash can with a tight fitting lid.
Can you use any litter with Litter-Robot?
No, the Litter-Robot simply requires clumping litter. We recommend a high-quality, clay-based clumping litter. Some silica gel litter beads and crystals can also be used with the Litter-Robot, as long as they pass through the screen.