How to use Scoopable in a sentence
That scoopable litter that you think is so wonderful may be killing your cat.
Not all scoopable litters are made the same.
Since I don't have cats of my own, I couldn't understand how a scoopable cat litter could be dangerous to any cat.
However, not all things about scoopable litter are good for our cats or the environment.
The premise behind scoopable litter is that you don't get liquid feces or urine pooling in the bottom of the litter box.Advertisement
Most scoopable litters are made with bentonite which is a variety of clay that has cement-like qualities when liquid is added.
The scoopable litter is finer and can be used with most self-cleaning litter boxes.
Although the litter is scoopable, it is not flushable, so be sure that you don't flush it down the toilet.
Still, when compared to the cost of purchasing scoopable cat litter, the out of pocket expenses are similar.
If you have little to no patience for new products where the kinks are still being worked out, you might be better off with a LitterMaid self-cleaning box that uses scoopable litter or a system like Scoop Free.Advertisement
For starters, scoopable cat litter is most effective when its particles are small enough to coat the soiled areas.
If you are looking for scoopable litter with odor control, Arm and Hammer has effective products with some variability among the products.
If you want scoopable litter with a tried, true and safe deodorizer and are concerned about dust and tracking, Arm and Hammer cat litter is likely a good choice for you.
Even scoopable litter requires regular maintenance, and urine soaked gel left in the box will develop a strong ammonia smell.
The company's product selection includes scoopable litter as well as non-clumping litter.Advertisement
The litter is available in several different formulas, including both scoopable and non-clumping.