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Homemade Deep Litter Box

Homemade Deep Litter Box

I always had a hard time finding a litter box that was deep enough for my cats. They kicked loads of litter out the side with traditional boxes. Then I tried a covered box and it just made them stinky when they came out. So I made my own litter box.

I simply bought two deep Rubbermaid containers (I think Rubbermaid would be better than Sterilite since Rubbermaid is a little more flexible) and cut two openings in the front of the containers. I had my dad actually cut the openings with a saw, but I think a sharp box cutter (and a little safety precaution) would work, too. This has been the "perfect" solution for my cats because they only spill litter out the front, and even then it's not very much.

I hope someone finds this tip useful!

By Kathy from SD

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By Lahni D.03/27/2014

Hi!
Can you please tell me the size/dimensions of the Rubbermaid tubs you used?
Thanx!
Lahni

By debera morrow [3]07/04/2013

I used an old baby's bath as the sides are high and it worked well!

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