Cat Mate Pet Fountain, 70 fl. oz. Water Capacity
The Cat Mate Pet Fountain has multiple drinking levels and features water slides rather than free-falling water spouts. This white plastic fountain has 2 main parts that come apart easily and are dishwasher safe. The 70-ounce capacity is on the smaller end. Fortunately, it’s easy to refill by just pouring a few cups of water in the main bowl. The small electric pump is propped up with a footer to reduce noise. The polymer-carbon filter will need to be replaced monthly. The flow setting is inconveniently placed on the motor. So you’ll have to disassemble the fountain to adjust flow.
So is it worth the money? Well yes, I would say it is. I have a cat that is prone to cystitis and the Cat Mate Pet Fountain encourages her to drink a lot more. I used to find a lot of muck on the top of the water when I used a static bowl, even if I emptied the water each day. Now all the muck is caught in the filter so the surface of the water looks clean and fresh.
$31.06-$44.95 Animal health and vitality require water consumption. The carefully developed, unique design of the Cat Mate Pet Fountain encourages pets to drink the naturally oxygenated, pure filtered water they prefer. Exceptional quiet, low voltage operation and multi-height drinking levels suits pets of all ages. Smile cleaning dishwasher proof.If you’re looking for a quiet pet fountain, look no further. The Cat Mate Pet Fountain is the quietest fountain on the market. There’s no trickling water noise and no humming from the motor.The Cat Mate Pet Fountain is one of our top-rated fountains. It’s the quietest pet fountain on the market, it’s easy to clean, and its multiple drinking levels are popular with cats. We just wish it held more water.Fountain: The Cat Mate Pet Fountain is approximately $27, which is less than average. And when you combine the great functionality and low price with a 3-year guarantee, The Cat Mate Pet Fountain is an obvious value.
The Cat Mate Pet Fountain is much easier to clean than the , but not quite as painless as the fountains. With only 2 main dishwasher-safe components, and minimal nooks and crannies, keeping this fountain clean isn’t very difficult. A power-disconnect and cutout handholds makes moving this fountain a lot less cumbersome. This fountain doesn’t have a mechanism to trap hair and solids, so the pump will have to be thoroughly cleaned more frequently. Since this fountain utilizes water slides instead of free-falling water, there’s no splashing outside of the fountain.The Cat Mate Pet Fountain is as suitable for small dogs as it is for cats. It is made of plastic and features a polymer-carbon filter for water purification. To suit the needs of all pets, the fountain comes with a three-level design as well as a flowing water stream. The pump is very quiet and shouldn't frighten animals who are disturbed by loud noises.Filters: Cat Mate has replacement filters specifically intended for this pet fountain. These filters go for $2.50 each. We recommend getting the off-brand filters by PetStandard, which are virtually identical to the Cat Mate filters, but for $1.50 each. Based on a monthly filter change, the annual cost of replacement filters for the Cat Mate Pet Fountain is $18 – $30.
Pet fountains have become very popular over the past few years. Whilst, they are more expensive than a static water bowl are they worth the extra money? Dyson and I, therefore, tried out the Cat Mate Pet Fountain which has been one of the for a few years.