Dear Catster reader,
Almost two years ago, we invested numerous resources and rebuilt the Catster community. With new hardware, software and personnel, we did our best to satisfy the many users who shared their thoughts, pictures, questions, and love for and of their pets with us and friends. It was a thriving community with many users. We hoped, however, there would be more like you.
Times and habits have changed and we are sad to announce that the Catster community will be closing down on July 20, 2019.
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Instructions for accessing pet profiles were shared with everyone in 2017. The instructions can be found elsewhere within the forum. AFTER JULY 20TH, YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ACCESS THIS CONTENT. And, effective immediately, we are no longer able to answer questions about the community.
Thank you for your support and we look forward to serving you through our magazine and website.
I like to throw litter everywhere!!
Finn is our 5 month old, and he's recently picked up the nasty habit of flinging as much litter as he can out of the box! Doesn't matter if it's a newly cleaned box or not, he will scratch and kick and fling. He is an excellent box user otherwise, but he does like to go in there just to scratch at times.
I contemplated getting a covered box to help keep it contained, but I've heard mixed signals about using them. I use a paper pellet litter (thank goodness, much easier to clean up than clay), and I do use a litter box liner to make it easier to clean. I'd love to not have to constantly sweep and vaccuum to keep the litter out from underfoot.