PetSafe ScoopFree Ultra Litter Box Review
Prepare to enhance the quality of life not only of your cat but also of your own with the purchase of this product. With the acquisition of this product, you can strike off scooping the litter box often from your to-do-list and gain some more time for leisure activities.
This product offers various innovative features such as the use of crystal litter for odor control. In addition, features such as safety sensors enable the schedule of the scooping cycle. The product kit also includes a health counter for tracking the use of litter boxes by your pet cat.
- With the automatic waste removal process, the owner does not need to waste time in scooping, cleaning or refilling the litter box for a long time period.
- With unbeatable door control related to the Scoopfree top entry hood, it becomes possible to remove odor with the absorption of urine and dehydration of solid waste with the use of crystal litter.
- As low-tracking crystals are 99-percent dust-free, solid waste does not stick to the cat’s paws. In addition to that, the Scoopfree top entry hood assists in keeping the kitty litter inside the box itself.
- With the use of plastic lining, the disposable PetSafe Scoopfree cat litter tray offers protection against any kind of leak so as to keep the floor clean.
- With the feature of the health and motion sensor, it is possible for the owner to monitor the health of the cat.
- The cleaning process becomes very simple for the cat owner as he or she just has to remove the tray, throw it away, and replace it with the new one.
While installing this product, the first step would be to open the package and uncover every component that is provided in the box and start reading the manual to understand how to put together the Scoopfree litter box. You also need to keep a pair of wrench or pliers with you.
Kindly note that you should not discard any packaging material before the completion of the product setup. Finalize and choose the location where it is dry, level, clean and ensure that there is a standard power outlet nearby. The second step would be to connect the product with a standard wall outlet with a power adapter.
After the power is connected, the rake will move automatically and then stop; it would be indicated by a solid green indicator light. The next step would be to install the PetSafe Scoopfree cat litter tray and then the privacy hood. After that, the user needs to set the automatic rake adjustable timer as well as the manual rake adjustable timer. The last step in this process is to switch on the health counter.
During installation, require consulting the instruction manual available with the product kit before taking any step, as it offers comprehensive information. Moreover, it offers information about the precautions that should be taken before the completion of any step in this process.
Not only the installation of the PetSafe Scoopfree cat litter tray is very easy, but the level of its functionality gives an edge over similar products available in the market. PetSafe is a well-known brand that has been around for the last three decades. Hence, its reliability and customer service are unrivaled.
What’s more, the product’s fantastic features such as a one-minute set-up, a self-cleaning mechanism which can set you free for weeks, and the disposable tray, make this product an excellent choice.
All in all, it’s a great buy and is not heavy on your pocket too. We would certainly recommend this product to all cat owners
PetSafe ScoopFree Ultra Litter Box FAQ’S
How do you clean Modkat liners?
When compared to other products in this category, Modkat liners remain the best choice for you as it becomes easy to clean out the entire litter box and dispose of the old litter. In addition, not only it keeps the litter box hygienic for your cat, but it also reduces your work as well as prevents your cat from scratching the hard plastic shell.
The liners are also important because they stay securely in the place and contain the mess. It’s also important to clean this liner as they are reusable. There are many ways to clean Modkat liner and reuse them for the litter boxes.
According to the manufacturers, the owner needs to clean the liner when they see residue on the liner with water and a little mild dish soap. For thorough cleaning, you need to submerge the liner in water and diluted dish soap for 15 minutes, letting the soap penetrate the seams.
After that, you need to allow 24 hours so that the liner can dry in a sufficient manner. You can also use an enzyme cleaner to clean the Modkat liner and follow the instructions on the bottle to clean the liner.
How long does a Scoopfree tray last?
With the PetSafe ScoopFree Ultra Litter box, it becomes easy for cat owners to manage the cat’s litter box even during a busy schedule; this mainly due to the presence of a crystal tray so as to control the odor 5 times better than similar products in the market.
According to the manufacturer, the life of a PetSafe Scoopfree tray depends on various factors such as the number of cats in a household. It’s recommended that the PetSafe Scoopfree tray is replaced after every 20 – 30 days if there is one cat in the household; after every 10 – 15 days if there are 2 cats in the household, and after every 7 – 10 days if there are 3 cats in the households.
Additionally, the life of this product depends on the quality of care taken by the cat owner. Further, according to the manufacturer of the PetSafe ScoopFree Ultra Litter box, the life of a Scoopfree tray depends on other factors such as the age of the cat, the diet of the cat, and the health of the cat. For instance, you would need to replace the tray often if the cat has a diet that is high in crude ash, fiber, and other byproducts.
Can you use clumping litter in the automatic litter box?
It’s a very nice experience of having a pet in the house, however, one of the most tiresome jobs or chores is cleaning the litter box every day after coming back from the work and dump the clumps in the dumpster.
However, one of the most innovative and user-friendly features of this product, according to PetSafe Scoopfree reviews, is that this product does not require human intervention in this matter when compared to similar products in the market in this category.
This is mainly because this product uses crystal litter. Made from silica gel, a porous substance, a crystal litter retains the ability to trap the liquid and also allows it to evaporate. This crystal litter should be scattered around the plastic tray and the process can be started just by pressing a button every time the cat uses this facility throughout the day and night.
As this process cannot be completed without the use of crystal litter, it is clear that you cannot use the clumping litter in the automatic box or any other material.
How do you empty a Scoopfree litter box?
This product requires very little cleaning. When you are emptying the Scoopfree litter box, you need to follow a set procedure to ensure safety and security. For example, in this process, the first step is to switch off the electrical switch and remove the power cord from the litter box. The next step would be to remove the privacy hood, as well as the plastic tray.
The next step would be the removal of the waste trap lid by tilting it so that it can fall out of its slot. The next step would be to wipe all the accessible surfaces with water and mild soap. After that, you need to wipe with a brush or sponge. The next step in this process would ensure that the optical sensors are not blocked and ensure that every surface is dry.
The plastic tray also should be cleaned after throwing away the waste and dry before installing the system back. During this process, you should ensure that the machine is not immersed in water or exposed to excessive moisture or sunlight.