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Water is critical to keeping your cat healthy. Cats as a species don’t have a high thirst drive, and this can lead to chronic low-level dehydration if a cat is fed mostly dry foodProper hydration can help prevent urinary tract disease and promote healthy kidney function by flushing toxins. Fountains are a great way to encourage cats to drink more water.

With so many fountains available, it can be difficult to determine quality. The two main things I look for in a fountain are that it needs to be easy to clean and easy to operate, but I also want it to look good and be quiet.

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UAH Pet Zero Automatic Fountain features

  • Cordless and battery operated: this is the first fountain of its kind that I’ve seen that doesn’t have a cord. If has a 5000mAh high-capacity battery with up to 120 days of battery life.
  • Anti-tipping bracket keeps fountain stable and stops your cat from knocking it over.
  • Two timer modes: The motion activated mode starts the fountain when your cat comes within 5 to 8 inches of a thermal image sensor. The time mode releases water every 15 minutes.
  • Water and battery are separated as an added safety feature.
  • 6 Layer circulating filtration system provides cleaner, healthier water. Filter and sponge should be replaced every three to four weeks, depending on use.
  • Large capacity 2 liter/67 ounce tank.
  • Avoids whisker fatigue with a wide water tray.

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Putting the UAH Pet Zero Fountain to the test

The box contained a small leaflet that showed the various parts, but no instructions on how to put the fountain together. A huge thank you  to Caren of Cat and Dog Chat with Caren for pointing out where she found the assembly video, because I would have been lost without it. Once I watched the video, assembly was super easy. There are very few parts, which will make cleaning quick and easy, too.

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Allegra has not shown much interest in fountains, but she was intrigued with this one, maybe because it kept moving to different spots in the house!

This is one of the quietest fountains we’ve reviewed, which is a huge plus in my book. I absolutely LOVE that this fountain is cordless, allowing you to place it anywhere without having to worry about cords getting in the way.

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While I prefer ceramic fountains to plastic, the cordless feature makes me like this one enough to award our Seal of Approval. The only thing that would make this fountain better is if it were made out of ceramic. Perhaps UAH Pet will consider that for a future model?

The UAH Pet Zero Fountain is available from Amazon.

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15% discount for Conscious Cat readers

Use code 1CONSCIOUS0 at checkout.

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20 Comments on Review: UAH Pet Zero Cordless Water Fountain

  1. I’ve stopped buying fountains. I have yet to have a cat living with me or visiting who would drink from any sort of fountain!
    Darwin’s — ad here — has a big problem with salmonella. Warnings are going out to throw away any of their food you have on hand.

  2. Hi everyone, I’m so sorry for the trouble with the discount code. The $6 discount will be automatically applied if you use my Amazon link in the post to purchase. Please let me know if you still have problems!

  3. Oh Ingrid so sweet of you to mention me! I’m laughing because had I not found the video I would have been lost too! I was tearing my hair out looking everywhere for instructions!!!! Roary loves the fountain because of the moving water, I love it because it’s quiet (as you mentioned), and it is super easy to clean! I also love that it’s cordless!!!! Wonderful review!!!

  4. Please share the link to the video, Ingrid! I searched their web sites but no luck. I struggled trying to figure it out. I am anxious to use it. Thanks!

  5. I sent a comment earlier and it didn’t post? I tried to use the CONSCIOUS discount also and it would not go through. I ordered it anyway. I hope it entices my kitty to drink more water. Thank you for the review!

  6. I’ve been looking for a cordless one. I’m moving in a couple of weeks, I hope the 3 dollar discount at Amazon is still available then. I don’t want to move anything else.

    • The $6 discount will be automatically applied if you use my Amazon link in the post to purchase. Please let me know if you still have problems!

  7. I would definitely consider getting a fountain that is CORDLESS. If there is a discount with Conscious I will get it and try it out.

    • Theresa, the $6 discount will be automatically applied if you use my Amazon link in the post to purchase. Please let me know if you still have problems!

  8. I ordered this for my cat today based on your review. I also was not able to use the code CONSCIOUS when purchasing.

    • I haven’t been able to get a hold of UAH Pet yesterday so it will probably be Monday before I hear back from them. I’ll update as soon as I hear!

  9. I went too the Amazon site I put in the word conscious but it didn’t take it. I like this idea that it is battery operated for in my mine water and electrical and my cats are not a good idea.

    • The $6 discount will be automatically applied if you use my Amazon link in the post to purchase. Please let me know if you still have problems!

  10. Thank you for reviewing this. I, too, was interested when I saw it was battery operated, but was on the fence because it is plastic. I followed your link, but the code CONSCIOUS is not working.

    • The $6 discount will be automatically applied if you use my Amazon link in the post to purchase. Please let me know if you still have problems!

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