Put my cat on a timed feeder to try to help him lose some weight
An automatic feeder can be a Godsend for busy cat owners who can't always be there at Kitty's feeding time. These feeders range from very simple gravity feed systems to high tech timed and portion controlled systems. While most offer a good deal of convenience, they do tend to have some drawbacks. So which ones are worth your money?
There are only a few dispensers we've selected that are smart cat resistant and this is one of them. There are several innovative features on this intuitively programmed feeder, and it's definitely been one of our top timed cat feeders for dry food the past couple years.
Automatic Electronic Timed Programmable Dog Feeder for Small to Large Dogs ///////////////////////// gadgets, cool tech, animals, pet gadgets, automatic dog feeder, automatic cat feederWonderHowTo's Mad Science weblog shares this project which relies on an earlier build. As shown in the video above, an opening for a cat food supply is lowered by the actuator for a few seconds and (ideally) a single meal portion of food will drop into a feed bowl. This is timed by an Arduino but I imagine you can get the same effect by using a common lamp timer.Automatic Electronic Timed Programmable Dog Feeder for Small to Large Dogs ///////////////////////// gadgets, cool tech, animals, pet gadgets, automatic dog feeder, automatic cat feederThe electronic pet feeders are a great solution for dispensing humid or dry food, treats, or medications on a regular or timed basis. An automatic feeder is a perfect choice for dispensing only dry food but keeps in mind, the food is always available, not regulated. If your pet will overeat, the electronic feeder may be what it best for your needs.Automatic Electronic Timed Programmable Dog Feeder for Small to Large Dogs ///////////////////////// gadgets, cool tech, animals, pet gadgets, automatic dog feeder, automatic cat feeder This cat has an automatic timed feeder and he decided he wanted a little extra from this robotic menace... by attacking it at full speed to shake some extra kibble out. This is the best feeder, worth every penny. We have a cat with feeding issues and the timed feeder has changed her life. She is more active, playful and not been sick since we started using this. It took her 2 feeding cycles and she had it all figured out. She tried to get food out, but was unable. Great Feeder.Ranked as one of our top automatic cat food dispensers on the market, you really can't go wrong with the Pet Feedster PF-10. You can ensure yourself peace of mind knowing that your cat will be fed on a systematic schedule with this timed cat food dispenser. Accuracy and durability are the two best characteristics of this timed feeder and for that reason it gets our #1 auto cat feeder ranking for 2016.