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Can sand be used as cat litter?

cat litter is a bit pricey i was hoping that sand can be used as litter

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That is what they used to use before cat litter but.. it won't clump well and it won't mask odors. I have used the non-clumping Fresh Step clay litter, it is VERY good at hiding odors, but a bit harder to clean... but it is only about $6 bag which is about 1/2 the price of their clumping multi-cat stuff.

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Yes

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You may pay less but you pay in stink and difficulty of clean up!

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No use dry corn
cheaper to plant corn to

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I have used it in a pinch. You can add some baking soda to help with the odor. It still isn't ideal, but hey, if if you need to make budget cuts, you do what you got to do.

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urm... yes but dont dump it out your window thinking no one is watching :) cause sand is heavy!

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I would use the sand with a clumping litter. Mix in half/half or half/a quarter to save money. The only problem is sand will not clump so you need to add something that will clump. Also, as someone said above, use a baking soda to mask the odor if it becomes an issue to you. Or if baking soda is too costly, install a doggie door to your garage and place the box in there and keep the garage door closed. Just ideas:)

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no

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