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Miriam Merrill
our contractor built one outside enclosed lidded with a small dog door as access big dog cannot get the tidbits and the smell litter etc is never an issue
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Our rescue kitty is a BIG girl - 15 lbs of tortie-tude with persnickety toilet habits - and she about turned herself into a pretzel and scattered litter all over the place trying to use a standard size litter box. We got a mortar box at a local DIY center that holds several 14 lb containers of litter at a time. It is in the "little room" downstairs where the furnace and water heater are. No smell (Litter Locker right next to the box, used at least 2x/day) and not a single "accident" since we set this system up.

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@lcjinroslynpa, we've just got 12 1/2 pounds of rescued tortie-tude here, but a normal litter box is a bit small even for her. Jackson Galaxy recommend a box 1 1/2 times the cat's length. (I hate how autocorrect always wants to correct tortie to tortilla.)


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