How to Encourage Your Pet to Drink More Water with a PetSafe Current Pet Fountain

PetSafe Current Pet Fountain

I am a strong believer in pet fountains for pets, but that wasn’t always the case. For years and years, my pets just drank out of a bowl – like so many pets do. But then, about 10 years ago, our awesome cat Peanut suffered a blocked urinary tract and required a VERY VERY expensive surgery. Afterwards, the vet advised that we had to make sure he drinks as much water as possible to maintain his health and prevent the need for repeat surgery. We bought a PetSafe fountain and it was amazing to see how often and how much he (as well as our other cats and our dog) drank!

PetSafe Current Pet Fountain Orchid

Since that time we have always used a PetSafe fountain for our pets’ water needs. So, I was excited to hear from PetSafe that they are coming out with a brand new fountain – the PetSafe Current Pet Fountain. It comes in an awesome on-trend orchid color – a great way to liven up your kitchen or pet corner. It’s also available in three different sizes: small (40 oz.), medium (80 oz.) and large (120 oz.) to help accommodate for different sizes and numbers of pets.

PetSafe Current Pet Fountain Cats

The PetSafe Current Pet Fountain features a BPA-free plastic design that comes apart for easy cleaning and its even dishwasher safe. This new fountain looks a lot like a standard plastic water bowl, which can make it a great starter fountain for pets that are hesitant to approach free-falling water. We never had any hesitation with our pets, however. They all LOVED that free-falling water from the start. If you’re a little more unsure about your pet, it’s a great way to start them on a fountain.

How to Encourage Your Pet to Drink More Water

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  1. tat2gurlzrock@hotmail.com' Dana Rodriguez says:

    I have a cat named Scooter and a chinchilla known as Mr Nibs 🙂 I think my cat would love this!

  2. greeneyesamytolley@aol.com' Amy Tolley says:

    we have one dog a pomeranian named thumper he is my baby he is 2 yrs old and weighs about 5lbs….then we have two kitties daisy 3 yrs tiger kitty and sylvester about 5 months he is blk and white old both are rescue kitties somebody dropped them off

  3. ssjmommy@aim.com' Deborah W. says:

    I have one adopted chihuahua who is now my baby and the sweetest little girl you could ever ask for. I love her and she loves me.

  4. We have two small female dogs.  Pepper is a salt & pepper miniature schnauzer and Mitzi is a black & tan dorkie (dachshund/yorkie designer hybrid).  They’re both spoiled rotten!

  5. hecaterose2005@yahoo.com' Catherine R says:

    I have two cats. They are both rescues and one has a physical impairment (one of his front legs did not form properly). Something like this would be great for them.

  6. apoalillo@hotmail.com' Alyce Poalillo says:

    I have nine feline companions, all rescues, 5 males and 4 females ranging in age from 2 years to 15 years and they would love this fountain.

  7. I have a rescue 5 year old indoor/outdoor cat named Leonardo who is a big fierce baby, a senior rescue dog (about 10 or 11 years old) Mike – who is a chihuahua/corgi mix & three outdoor ‘roaming’ cats (Doppelgänger, Lisbeth and Tyler) – ferals who we feed, one already fixed and the two little ones scheduled for their operations next month.

  8. hmorgan13@mac.com' Heather M says:

    My dog could definitely use this!

  9. My dogs and cats would really love this.

  10. clc@neo.rr.com' Cynthia C says:

    I have a very nice cat who drinks her water with her paw.

  11. debrahall1961@yahoo.com' Debra Hall says:

    i have five cats ranging in age from 8 years old to two years old

  12. Our furbaby is ton’s of energy and a cutie.

  13. we have 2 kitties

  14. harleychrys@hotmail.com' Chrystal D says:

    I have 2 big dogs, 3 cats and a bunch of stray cats I feed too!

  15. this is a great dish for my pets

  16. I have the cutest goldendoodle named Miles!!

  17. I have a dog and cat, both rescues and I would love to win this for them, my cat specifically who prefers running water.

  18. We have 4 cats that have found their way into our home. They were all dumped on our road. We have one dog from the animal shelter.

  19. tatertot3741@gmail.com' beth shepherd says:

    We have 5 outside cats and 1 inside dog. We love them all! Thank you!

  20. My kitties would love this!!!! I’ve got two–my best buddy who came home with me from the animal shelter five years ago and a cute little kitten who showed up on my doorstep demanding food.

  21. schwartz.lori@gmail.com' Lori Walker says:

    I have Jade my ACD and Kayla my husky. They are both happy puppies.

  22. alr44@hotmail.com' Amber Richardson says:

    My pet is a 9 year old Yorkshire Terrier named Spooky. She is mymy soulmate. I love her very much. She has a ton of energy, and strangers are always guessing that she is a lot younger than she is. Her favorite games to play are ‘keep away’ and ‘hide and seek.

  23. meredithfl@gmail.com' Meredith Miller says:

    We have two chihuahuas. Lola, who is larger and older, and Junior, who is a tiny pup.

  24. amyer23@gmail.com' Amanda Welling says:

    I have a goofy bloodhound named Nadie and three cats: Tinkerbell, Autumn and Lord Fluffington! 😀

  25. gmrichhicks@gmail.com' Richard Hicks says:

    We have a cute mini doxie and a couple of kitties!

  26. i have 1 cat

  27. I have two cats who would love to win a fountain.

  28. edmondshaunta@yahoo.com' Summer B. says:

    I have 3 cats and 3 dogs,

  29. mcfallsk8er@aim.com' Austin Baroudi says:

    I have a 4 year old female Dachshund named Molly.

  30. jwlarkin@lycos.com' mickeyfan says:

    I have 2 house cats, including one that has urinary tract issues. A fountain would be a great idea for him.

  31. brolandscape@yahoo.com' John Browe says:

    I have 2 dogs named Daisy and Shophie and a cat named Gobi

  32. I have always had rescue pets. I currently have 2 cats and a dog.

  33. We have 3 cats, a dog and a rabbit. We would love this for the upstairs.

  34. I have two cats, Cody and Kaci!

  35. kbtruman@att.net' Cathy Truman says:

    We have a very handsome black cocker spaniel named Bailey he is a lot of joy and happiness for us
    We have a cute cat named Jasmine she is full of love
    We have a cute bird named Doodle she is a talker and very sweet bird

  36. My pet’s name is Charm and she is a black lab

  37. We have one dog. He is a Rat Terrier named Charlie.

  38. I have a German Rott, Cerebus; a cat, Khaleesi, and a new kitten Helios!

  39. wlbellows@gmail.com' Whitney Bellows says:

    I have two Corgis named Penny and Percival. They are both red & white and Percival has one blue eye.

  40. suzelle11@aol.com' Laurie Nykaza says:

    I have 3 rescue dogs and 4 cats all so special to use we just love our fur babies

  41. julielundstrom@yahoo.com' Julie Lundstrom says:

    I have two dogs. One is a beagle and the other one is a sheba and german shepard mix. My beagles is 9 years old and Sheba & German Shepard is 2 years old. They seem to be a perfect pair but they both are so different. They teach each other habits.

  42. furrymaiden@gmail.com' Rhonda R. says:

    I have 3 cats. The older 2 stay upstairs at night. They are very suspicious of the kitten we just adopted. He stays downstairs. I love my fur babies!

  43. I have two cats who wouuld adore this.

  44. crankyyanky1@charter.net' kim keithline says:

    I have 2 dogs one is 14 named blue and the other is a male chiweenie named dexter he is 2

  45. swagnerd1981@gmail.com' Tanya White says:

    I have a 120+ pound dog and a brand new kitten

  46. andieevans11@gmail.com' Andrea Clifton says:

    I have 3 dogs and 2 senior cats.

  47. hthr83heather@yahoo.com' Heather Hayes Panjon says:

    I Have 3 Dog’s Simon, Rascal And Zoey. They Are A Joy And Full Of Personality!

  48. I have one cat and one dog.

  49. jill190@yahoo.com' Jill Rivera says:

    Our cat max has to drink more water crystal in his bladder nearly killed him a year ago. I have water container all over the house. He had a water fountain, but pump quit. He seems to drink more with the fountain.

  50. my pets name is lucy she is four years old we found her in the street she is the best

  51. Jenniferellenbryan@gmail.com' Jennifer Bryan says:

    I have two cats.

  52. alexbaylor27@gmail.com' Christian Alejandro says:

    We have a 3 year old dog named Oakley and a 6 year old cat named Shadow.

  53. I have six cats and one foster cat.
    🙂

  54. cylina@gmail.com' cylina williams says:

    I have 3 cats, 2 which are half Maine coone so very large and one shelter dog who I am so glad we got!

  55. sxybrt23@gmail.com' Stephanie Liske says:

    We have 3 pups. We have 2 Miniature Pinschers, nd a pit bull.

  56. fawn@mycomspan.com' Fawn George says:

    We have 7 rescued cats. 3 dogs (1 rescued), 15 Zebra Finches in a Flight Cage, An African Grey Parrot, 1 lop bunny and 1 dwarf Hamster. A Salt Water Fish Tank. We could really use the watering dish.

  57. We have a mixed breed dog named Tucker.

  58. taargirl17@aol.com' Colette P. says:

    I have 3 cats, Mittens, Bella and Fluffy and 1 dog, Sarge! 🙂

  59. eaglesforjack@gmail.com' Tina Reynolds says:

    We have two four legged family members a siberian named Denali and a snow white siberian named Rainier

  60. I have a dog named Radar.

  61. nagyclan@hotmail.com' Melissa Nagy says:

    I have a cat named Tiger and I would love to try this water bowl out with him. He is a messy eater and is constantly making his water yucky with food bits. I think he’d like to drink from this bowl.

  62. kmmayernick1012@hotmail.com' Karen Mayernick says:

    I have 2 dogs and 2 cats, and I treat them like I gave birth to them lol. I am always changing their water! Thank you for the opportunity!

  63. I have one cat that has a history of not drinking enough water and causing bladder problems. 🙁 This would be perfect for her!

  64. hobjen@comcast.net' Jennifer Reed says:

    I have a very spoiled Jack Russell Terrier / Basenji mix and 2 parakeets.

  65. susansmoaks@gmail.com' susan smoaks says:

    we have 6 dogs and 8 cats. my baby girl is lady, she is a rescue.

  66. jweezie43@gmail.com' Jill Myrick says:

    We have four furbabies all of which are rescues.

    Marley is a 4 year old yellow lab/pit mix and the gentlest soul
    Colby is a shepherd/corgi mix and is very loving
    Moses is our oldest cat at 13 years and was rescued at three weeks and is a mommy’s boy
    Scooter is our youngest kitty at 12 years old and is a definite daddy’s boy

    This would be a blessing for all of our babies.

    jweezie43[at]gmail[dot]com

  67. yellowlabs4ever@yahoo.com' Hesper Fry says:

    I have a yellow and chocolate lab, and also a cat.

  68. jawa22lly14@gmail.com' peggy rydzewski says:

    I have a rat terrier and she has the habit of taking a small mouthful of food
    and then dumping it right outside the bowl

  69. i have 2 indoor cats buttons and sophie and a doggie named charlie 🙂

  70. countrygirlforevernursetobe@gmail.com' denise turner says:

    we have two cats

  71. ptavernie@yahoo.com' Paula Tavernie says:

    I have a Old English Bulldog named Rocky!! Hes my best friend!!

  72. I have three cats.

  73. two indoor cats that are thirsty!

  74. twistedme2883@gmail.com' Michelle W says:

    I have two dogs and eight cats and they are super spoiled

  75. octhome@aol.com' Mary Songer says:

    I have several cats.

  76. I have a cat, Picard, and 2 dogs – Charlie and Gage. The cat would probably get the most use out of this. Thanks!

  77. klr89@cornell.edu' kelley roach says:

    I have nine feline companions, all rescues, 5 males and 4 females

  78. lovetoplay06@comcast.net' Dawn Langis says:

    It is just as important for animals to have water as it is people.

  79. darkmysticnight@hotmail.com' Carolyn Daley says:

    I have a Snowshoe Siamese named Mushu who loves to play and a Lynx Point Siamese that enjoys food.

  80. amy16323@gmail.com' Amy Deeter says:

    My children got their first cat this summer. His name is Fluffy.he is the cutest thing and my kids love him so much

  81. I have 2 cats and 1 large dog.

  82. moonstonepagan@yahoo.com' Jennifer G. says:

    I have an orange tabby named Chester

  83. lmurley2014@yahoo.com' laurie murley says:

    I have 2 dogs one is a corky his name is rusty, and I have a fox terrier and her name is babe

  84. tammyohagan@hughes.net' Tammy OHagan says:

    We have 2 dogs and 6 cats, all shelter pet adoptions. We love each and everyone of them

  85. I have two kitties named Cody and Kaci!!

  86. I have one puppy that I got from the humane society in July.

  87. I have a 14 year old pug, Willie Wonka

  88. DierdraB@gmail.com' Dierdra Byrd says:

    We have a 7 month old Chihuahua/dachshund mix. She is so spoiled! LOL Her name is Cinnamon;

  89. theatre396@gmail.com' Rachel Moliere says:

    my two adopted cats Sidney and Pearl are adorable!

  90. lastingpurple@hotmail.com' kayla hyde says:

    We have two kitties, one thats older and the other is just a kitten. They are like having 2 extra kids but we sure do love them!

  91. I have a hyper britches YOrkie and a grumpy old man mutt (he is almost 10; he has earned that name) . thank you

  92. buttonsmom2012@gmail.com' Melanie Comello says:

    Oh where to start! Let’s start with the oldest. There’s Hammerhead, our at least 14 year old cat, Then there’s Big’en our Three year old Saint Bernard (Him and my daughter are the same exact age), then there’s Loki our 2 year old rescued corgi mix, then there’s Milo, our we’re guessing around 2 year old Heinz 57 that walked up to our door during a storm on may 11th of this year. We’ve tried in vein to find any trace of a previous owner. Now last but not least, There’s Lupo, our 13 week old Black German Shepherd puppy. I have my hands full lol. Of course they are all strictly indoor fur-babies, and between them and my toddler, there’s never a dull moment around these walls!

  93. My Heidi is a rescue dog who first lived in a shelter. The rescue agency saved her as she hadn’t been adopted. She is such a ray of light.

  94. greatpyrcarol@gmail.com' Carol Godfrey says:

    I Great Pyrenees rescues. They are such gentle giants! They really need this fountain!

  95. I have a cat I rescued from the neighborhood (already fixed!) and a dog we rescued from Canine Companions. They would both love this!

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