FOOD DISHES WATER BOWLS FOR YOUR CAT AND DOG | eBay
A ceramic bowl or a stainless steel standard food and water bowl is the best choice for your cat. These bowls come formed so they do not flip over. There is nothing worse than coming home to food and water all over the floor and a hungry cat.
In general elevating the food and water bowls helps cats to reduce the strain when leaning their bodies, which helps to avoid future problems in the spine, hips or digestive system.
Fun and practical cast metal rasied cat food dish stand. Absolutely adorable, it holds both a food and water dish at the best level for the kitty. Keeps bowls neat, and in one place. Very nice if you have a cat that likes to move the dishs around! Stand measures 16.5" long, 7.5" to top of ears, platform is 3.5" tall, holes for bowls are about 4.5" across. In excellent condition. Wash bowls daily. Cats can be turned off by odors on the edge or inside of the bowl. Stainless steel or ceramic bowls are easier to keep clean, and some cats seem to prefer shallow glass or metal bowls. Keep the bowl filled to the brim, cats have very sensitive whiskers and usually don't enjoy putting their faces all the way into a bowl.Some cats will drink more if a drop or two of tuna juice (from canned tuna in water) is added to the bowl, or ice cubes made from flavored broth mixed with water. If you try this, make sure to still provide a separate bowl of fresh water.Provide a water source away from the food bowl. Cats seem to enjoy drinking water more when it is away from their food dish. This also encourages natural hunting/foraging behaviors to place water in more than one area.Moving water is irresistable to most cats. Try leaving a dripping faucet on or purchase a cat water fountain. Fountains are excellent at keeping the water fresh and at keeping your cat entertained. Most pet stores carry cat fountains.Milk is a good treat if your cat is not lactose intolerant, however cats do not need milk. Water is still the best thing for your cats health.Experiment with your cat. Find his/her favorite water habits and encourage them. By keeping your cat hydrated, you can improve your cat's health and extend his life.Please call your veterinarian if you notice any changes in your cats water intake as this can be an early warning sign for medical problems. Happy Dining Raised Food Bowls are both dishwasher and microwave safe. Multiple-cat owners can appreciate the convenience of simply tossing all of the food and water bowls into the dishwasher and flipping on the switch.Discuss Melamine cat food/water bowls? on the - 'Cat Health & Nutrition' forum of I-Love-Cats. We are the place for all talk about 'Melamine cat food/water bowls?'. Is it safe to use melamine food and water bowls for cats, in light of the food poisoning issue? ... With warmer weather come insects. Keeping your cat colony’s food and water bowls ant-free can prove a challenging task. There are a number of ant-proof bowls on the market. Below are the bowls tested by Alley Cat Allies.Personally, I prefer glass. Glass is non-porous and non-toxic (the ingredients in glass are silica, calcium oxide, and sodium carbonate all of which are non-toxic), it doesn’t react with acids or other liquids, it’s dishwasher-safe, can be sterilized, and is very stable. There is lead in some glass especially from Mexico and some glass made from foreign countries that have lower regulations and manufacturing standards than the U.S. But in general I like and use Corning Ware and Anchor Hocking Oneida, both are made in the USA. All of my cat food bowls are Corning glass and water bowls too.