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My 5 year old orange tabby Spazz allways get bits of his dry food in his water bowl.Can I stop him f

Kevin RubyKevin Ruby BaltimoreMember Posts: 6

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  • Jasmine HorningJasmine Horning Ann Arbor,MIMember Posts: 2
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    My cat does that also, not sure why she does it...
  • Joy WaltersJoy Walters Member Posts: 9,276
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    My cats do this too. Unless you separate the food bowl from the water bowl, there really is no way to stop it. It's accidental. During the summer, our animals should have clean, fresh water a few times a day anyway, so just sigh deeply, shake your head, take the bowl to the sink, rinse it out and replace the water. That's what I do.
  • Sandy NenningerSandy Nenninger PlainvilleMember Posts: 1,975
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    My food bowls and the water bowl are not near each other. That's really the best way. Mine just get hair and toys in theirs. But as Izzie stated, the water needs to be refreshed and refilled often anyway so I just rinse it out and fill it with fresh water several times a day.
  • TwinkleTwinkle BirminghamMember Posts: 11,265 ✭✭✭✭
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    My cat does this sometimes too, especially if I fill the food bowl too high. I try not to overflow the food bowl.
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