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post #31 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
I scoop a minimum of once or twice a day.

How often do you add litter?
I don't usually have to before the complete change

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box?
once a week I clean them both and change the litter.

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
I use worlds best cat litter, no additives but I am seriously considering something that will help with the odor.

And of course, how many cats do you have?
I only have Jack. But I have 2 litter boxes for him one on each floor of the house. I am too nervous to go down to one box with him yet since he wont even finish eating his food unless I am on the same floor of the house
post #32 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
As needed

How often do you add litter?
Never

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box?
Once or twice a week they get dumped and washed out.

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
Tidy Cats multi cats

And of course, how many cats do you have?
2 adults, 1 older kitten, 7 younger kittens
post #33 of 56
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So, how often do you scoop?
Usually twice a day but sometimes my schedule allows me to do it only once a day.

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How often do you add litter?
I add a big big jumbo cup of litter maybe every 2-3 days except when I know a total renewal is coming up.
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How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box (I do this together, don't know if everyone does)?
I try to make it last as long as possible...usually 2.5-3 weeks.
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What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
Tidy Cats clumping immediate odor control but when this tub is done I will be trying Special Kitty w/ crystals. I've heard good thing about it and it's considerably cheaper. I also use Arm and Hammer Cat litter deoderizer if it starts to have a funk.
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And of course, how many cats do you have?
2 lovely ladies!
post #34 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
Usually 2-3 times daily. Occasionally more if Red Cat puts up a fuss. He likes his bathroom clean!

How often do you add litter?
I don't. What I do when the amount of litter starts getting too low is to combine the used litter from two of the boxes into one, wash the other box and put in fresh litter. I do this every 3-7 days. I have the boxes numbered, so I know which boxes have the older litter in them so no litter goes beyond about 10 days of use.

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box?

Every week to 10 days.

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?

Special Kitty clumping. No additives.

And of course, how many cats do you have?
Three cats, usually three boxes, each with 14 pounds of litter. If I'm going to be gone and have a cat-sitter come in only once a day, I use five boxes. One of my cats has kidney failure, so the boxes get heavy use.
post #35 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
2-3 times a day.

How often do you add litter?
Whenever needed (normally every other day, and just a small amount)

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box?
Once a week

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
Biocatolet (paper based) with no additives, although we did get a deodoriser we haven't been brave enough to use it incase they don't like it.

And of course, how many cats do you have?
2x 5 month old kittens
post #36 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
It depends on how Nikita's tummy is doing. She has a tendency to get loose stools and if that happens I scoop whenever she has finished using the litterbox. If we're having a good spell which means her poo dosen't smell much at all I scoop every other day.

How often do you add litter?
I add a bit whenever I scoop.

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box (I do this together, don't know if everyone does)?
Around every 2-3 weeks.

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
I use Catsan clumping. It's very fine grained clumping clay litter that clumps well and Nikita really likes (I have two litterboxes and have done comparison tests, i.e using differenet litters in each box)

And of course, how many cats do you have?
Just the one

I have two litterboxes for her so for one cat scooping every other day is ok as long as her tummy is fine.
post #37 of 56
I use Tidy Cat clumping litter for multiple cats.
I also use a baking soda additive (the orange box that is made for litter boxes), I can't remember the name right now. I usually only add that 1-2 times a week.
I have 2 cats and 2 litter boxes.
I scoop once a day or once every other day.
I completely clean every month. throw out the litter, wash out the litter box with soap.
I only have to add more litter about once every 1-2 weeks.

This if fun! I like to see what others do!
post #38 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
I scoop a couple times a day or whenever I see poopy

How often do you add litter?
as needed

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box (I do this together, don't know if everyone does)?
I would say approx once a month or so

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
Tidy Cats immediate control, but I don't like it, so I am looking for a change.

And of course, how many cats do you have?
2 young kitties
post #39 of 56
I have 2 cats, 2 booda domes, and use "world's best cat litter." http://www.worldsbestcatlitter.com/ Before I found this litter, I was using shredded newspaper. I just didn't like the texture of and chemicals/perfumes used in cat litter. This one is totally safe, really absorbant and excellent at neutralizing odor. It has a very organic feel and smell to it.

I don't scoop. I line the booda domes with newspaper and add 4-6 cups of litter. I replace the litter and wash the boxes twice a week. This would not be possible if my cats were not raw fed though!
post #40 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
I scoop twice a day, morning and night and more if necessary

How often do you add litter?

I add a little every other day.

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box (I do this together, don't know if everyone does)?
About once a month.

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
I use FreshStep Multi-Cat Strength. I also use A & H Cat Liter Deodorizer, if I notice any smell between changes.

And of course, how many cats do you have?
I have 4, but only 2 in the house full time.
post #41 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?

every other day or so, as needed

How often do you add litter?

every 4 or 5 days

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box (I do this together, don't know if everyone does)?

every week and a half

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?

Right now.. Tidy cats scoop in 4 boxes, feline pine in one, and crystal pearls in one
I use OFF! cat stain and odor remover when I clean out the boxes

And of course, how many cats do you have?
4 perminent, 3 bottle-fed kittens (want one?), and I feed about 5 ferals outside
post #42 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
at least once a day, sometimes more

How often do you add litter?
whenever needed

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box (I do this together, don't know if everyone does)?
not very often, maybe once a month

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
Arm&Hammer multi cat- I'm pretty sure thats what its called

And of course, how many cats do you have?
2
post #43 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
2x per day

How often do you add litter?
Whenever it looks like it's starting to get low (every 3 days, maybe)

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box (I do this together, don't know if everyone does)?
Have only done this once in the 3+ months the kitties have been here. Really should probably do that this week.

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
Tidy Cats Multiple Cats (original)

And of course, how many cats do you have?
2; and 2 litter boxes
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post #44 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
I have one littermaid automatic box, so it scoops it daily, every time cat uses it.

How often do you add litter?
Twice a week, to make sure litter is in between the lines of the box, per instruction.

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box (I do this together, don't know if everyone does)?
Whenever I feel like its dirty, and has too many crumbles, usually once every two months, I soap and wash the box then as well.

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
Precious Cat litter, by Dr. Elsey WORKS GREAT, no additives. It does not smell nor is dusty.

And of course, how many cats do you have?
2 girls.
post #45 of 56
I'm pretty casual about litter box maintenance, and the cats don't seem to mind; they're both very neat about using the box, though Tiny likes to try to dig to China... Scoop once per day. Add litter when the level gets low. Clean/change if I can smell anything, or if it gets messy. I've only got two cats and three boxes, though. People with more cats probably have to scoop more often. I use off-brand litter which I buy at Aldi's; it's close to my work and I use a bike for transportation (no car) so I'm pretty much limited to buying the cheapest litter within my bike radius (five miles--I'm no athlete!). But it's decent litter--it clumps hard enough to scoop it out, though I have to be careful or else the clumps fall apart. I don't mind particularly, especially since it's plain litter without any nasty perfumes in it. I add baking soda sometimes--it cuts down on the smell 'cause Tiny's still a tomcat. (Just wait till Friday, Tiny-boy!)
post #46 of 56
I had just changed the litter box, all nice and clean, and then Cassy comes along to do her business. My DK's thought I was crazy because I waited for Cassy to finish and said to Cassy "No, No, don't bury, git, mom will take care of it".

So, being the good mom that I am, I scooped it out when she was finished and Cassy was looking at me with this "What in the world is she crazy or what"? look on her face. "She did not give me a chance to bury". "That's my job, not hers."
post #47 of 56
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I had just changed the litter box, all nice and clean, and then Cassy comes along to do her business.
OMG my girls seem to do this every time it's changed without fail!
post #48 of 56
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OMG my girls seem to do this every time it's changed without fail!
O, love the name of your girls and they are sooo pretty.
post #49 of 56
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Once a day, or twice, if I have the time...I ROLL, not scoop, because I have a roll-away litter box (and I'm loving it! ).

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I've often wondered how well those worked
post #50 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
The one upstairs I scoop every other day or whenever it starts getting real poopy.

How often do you add litter?
I don't except for when I dump out all the litter.

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box?
Every Saturday.

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
I actually can't remember what kind. We don't use any additives.

And of course, how many cats do you have?
Two, both girls.
post #51 of 56
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I had just changed the litter box, all nice and clean, and then Cassy comes along to do her business.
ditto, my cat does it too lol
post #52 of 56
I completly dump the litter once a week and wash it out thoroughly with soap and hot water. The rest of the week, i just scoop once a day

I have four cats, and they have 3 covered litter pans (i had 4, but none of them would use the 4th one so i took it away.)

We use the Target or Kroger brand scooping/clumping litter for multi cats (i used Arm & Hammer multi cats for a long time, until i realized the target/kroger store brands were MUCH better and a lot cheaper!)
post #53 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
-Every morning and every evening

How often do you add litter?
-Once in week

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box (I do this together, don't know if everyone does)?
-Once in month or when I feel litter/box is dirty.

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
- Extreme classic

And of course, how many cats do you have?
- two cats and only one litterbox. Considered buying one more.
post #54 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
-twice a day

How often do you add litter?
-basically as needed

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box (I do this together, don't know if everyone does)?
well I havn't had my kitten long, so I don't know yet

What litter do you use and do you use any additives?
- Arm and Hammer litter

And of course, how many cats do you have?
-one
post #55 of 56
So, how often do you scoop?
-every day.
How often do you add litter?
-as needed.
How often do you totally change litter/ clean the box?
-every other week or sooner if it gets smelly.
What kind of litter?
-Tidy Cat Immediate Odor Control.
How many cats?
-three cats - two litter boxes.
post #56 of 56
*bump*

I know this is an older thread but I found it in a board search and was wondering if more people had more to add.

So, how often do you scoop? 1-2x a day.

How often do you add litter? Every couple of days, not very often.

How often do you totally change the litter/clean the box (I do this together, don't know if everyone does)? I've been doing it about once a week or once every 1.5 weeks, but after reading this thread I'm thinking that I don't need to do it this frequently. I change the covered one more often because it is used more and because it's covered.

What litter do you use and do you use any additives? At the moment I'm using Arm & Hammer's Super Scoop Fragrance Free. I don't know if I'll continue using it, we'll see. I use Dr. Elsey's Litter Attract, only because I have it and want to use it up (don't have a need for it, I thought I might with my kitten but I don't). I've also started using Arm & Hammer's litter box odor control powder (before I bought this, I just used plain baking soda which I might return to).

How many cats do you have? 2

How many litter boxes do you have? 2. I have an uncovered one that only Chloe uses (although Mattie is certainly welcome to use it), and a Booda Dome that they both use.
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