Now you don�t have to feel guilty when your life keeps you busy. This handy automatic pet feeder conveniently allows you to leave your pet at home without worrying about him missing meals or snacks. Fill up the 5 one-cup portion sections and set the timer for when you want to automatically feed your pets. The tray will rotate at the scheduled mealtime to deliver your pet’s mealtime exactly when he needs it.Automatic pet feeder features Automatically feeds 5 meals on the schedule you set Five 1-cup portion sections Electronic timer Best for cats and small dogs Holds 5 cups of dry food Dishwasher-safe food tray Made of BPA-free plastic Uses 4 D-cell batteries (not included) Battery lasts up to 12 monthsThe 5-meal automatic pet feeder is perfect for vacations, “your pet-sitter will thank you!” It�s also a great option for pets who need to eat several small meals each day. The automatic feeder is easy to use and will have your pets running to the sound of the feeder instead of running to wake you up every morning for breakfast. Simply put in the 4 D-cell batteries (not included), fill the feeder trays with dry food, and set the times for when your pet needs to eat. You can set up to five feeding times. Automatically feed pets once a day for five days, five times every day, or any other combination.For example, if you automatically feed pet once a day, set one feeding time for their normal feeding time and fill each tray with up to one cup of dry food. Note that the first tray will be available to your pet. The feeder will rotate to the next tray at that same set time every day; all you have to do is re-fill the trays with food. If you feed your pet more than once a day, you can program up to five feeding times. Refill the trays every day and the feeder will do the rest.