Many people ask about running their cat fountains without filters. Before addressing the use of cat fountains without filters, an explanation of the filters cat water fountains use is in order. Virtually every brand of cat water fountain comes with filtration devices. There is both mechanical … [Read more...] about Cat Water Fountains Without Filters
How our cat fountains are made
Two questions that frequently arise concerning cat water fountains are; How do cat fountains work? And, Are electric cat water fountains safe? This article, along with the accompanying videos, answers both these questions. Almost all cat water fountains contain a submersible aquarium pump, and … [Read more...] about How Do Cat Water Fountains Work and are Electric Cat Water Fountains Safe?
There are several components to every cat fountain, the most obvious of which are the center pieces or ‘pump covers’ and the fountain bowls. How those are combined - that is, which bowl gets what center piece, is the subject of this article. There are several factors that must be taken into … [Read more...] about Pairing Cat Fountain Center Pieces and Bowls
The Flowering Quince cat water fountain, bottom, is created by carving the blossoms, branches and leaves then painting them with underglazes. It was then over-glazed with our Cream glaze, as was the bowl. Cream is a warm, not refrigerator white. The Sonora Cherry cat water fountain, top left is a … [Read more...] about New Cat Water Fountains
THIRSTYCATS NEW GLAZES Introducing two new glazes. The cat fountain on top shows a beautiful, rich purple speckled with silver and has magenta under tones and which we are currently calling Almandine. The second we are calling Plum which is magenta with lavender undertones. We make our glazes … [Read more...] about Two New Glazes
Many commercial fountains seem to be quite inexpensive while a Thirstycat Fountain seems expensive. But if you analyze the cost of replacement filters and the recommended rate of replacement you come to a very different understanding of the real costs of cat fountains. Click here to learn more. … [Read more...] about Want A Thirstycat Fountain But Afraid of the Cost?