Self-cleaning Sulcata pool

Norm619

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There doesn't seem a general discussion area for this so i'm putting it here. I live outside Tucson, Arizona. And I am looking at purchasing a wretch. And I figure it out a enclosure solution for the winter out here. But I need to find ideas for self-cleaning soaking pool design that will work for these guys. Any suggestions or ideas would be greatly appreciated.
 

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I doubt it would work. Sulcata poop is bigger than dog poop, and has to be physically picked up and disposed of.
 

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I doubt it would work. Sulcata poop is bigger than dog poop, and has to be physically picked up and disposed of.
That was my impression but I keep hearing from others that say it's possible. When I ask people how I never get a response. Considering what they eat is high in fiber I don't see how a system can be put together that would break it apart enough to filter it out. But I figured I would ask is maybe I'm missing something.
 

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Yeah, 'breaking it up' is the problem. It comes out hard and like a big pellet. It's hard to break apart even with a garden tool.
 

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How handy are you with electronics? I'm thinking if you could rig something like one of those self raking cat litter boxes.
 

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There doesn't seem a general discussion area for this so i'm putting it here. I live outside Tucson, Arizona. And I am looking at purchasing a wretch. And I figure it out a enclosure solution for the winter out here. But I need to find ideas for self-cleaning soaking pool design that will work for these guys. Any suggestions or ideas would be greatly appreciated.
What is a "wretch"?
 

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I don't know what they think it is but to the rest of the world it's a despicable or contemptible person
I was just going to post to Tom what it was too. I have tried to think of what the word the OP might have meant to write. Lol
 

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