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Would you leave the water fountain on if you where going away?

(7 Posts)
EachandEveryone Sat 16-Dec-17 09:03:41

For 4 days? Leaving them on their own with the neighbour popping in?

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Oldraver Mon 18-Dec-17 20:03:36

Yes. I would give it a clean and change filter and ask neighbour popping in to top up if necessary. They hole 3 litres anyway so should be fine for a few days

EachandEveryone Tue 19-Dec-17 00:27:53

Its more it settong on fire im worried about are they made to stay plugged in continuously?

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Fluffycloudland77 Tue 19-Dec-17 08:53:28

The pumps a fish tank filter so it's designed to run 24/7.

clairethewitch70 Tue 19-Dec-17 08:55:24

This is what they are made for. It should be fine.

BlossomCat Tue 19-Dec-17 08:59:37

When my mum goes away, normally for a few days to a week, I pop in a couple of times a day. She leaves the water fountain on during that time, and I just top it up as required.
It's never been an issue, and feels safe

cakedup Tue 19-Dec-17 09:01:20

I always leave it on. I left it on when I was away for 2 weeks and neighbour was popping in once a day.

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