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[NEEDS SAVES] [CD] Pet food bowls disappear

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[NEEDS SAVES] [CD] Pet food bowls disappear

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Product: The Sims 4
Platform:PC
Which language are you playing the game in? English
How often does the bug occur? Often (50% - 99%)
What is your current game version number? n/a
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? Cats and Dogs, City Living, Get Together, Get to Work Vampires, Dine Out, Spa Day, Outdoor Retreat Vintage Glamour, Movie Hangout, Holiday Celebration
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? ? Place a pet bowl, fill with food, leave the lot, come back?
What happens when the bug occurs? Any pet bowl I have, especially ones added to the automatic feeder, disappears when I leave the lot. It's completely gone when I return.
What do you expect to see? A pet bowl still there so my pets aren't starving when I return hours later.
Have you installed any customization with the game, e.g. Custom Content or Mods? Never used.
Did this issue appear after a specific patch or change you made to your system? Neutral/Not Sure 

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QA has requested saves for this issue. If you see this, please share your saves, following instructions here: INFORMATION-How-to-Send-User-Files-to-The-Sims-4-Team

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Sul Sul, @Laithanio!!!

 

Thank you for taking the time to post on this thread. If you don't mind, could you provide us with your save file so we can further investigate this mysterious vanishing of pet dishes?
That would be super helpful! Here's how you can send your save files over to our team.

Thanks so much and Happy Simming! Party hat
Dag dag! Wizard

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Re: Pet food bowls disappearing off lot when I leave

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@baddums wrote:

Product: The Sims 4
Platform:PC
Which language are you playing the game in? English
How often does the bug occur? Often (50% - 99%)
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? Cats and Dogs, City Living, Get Together, Get to Work Vampires, Dine Out, Spa Day, Outdoor Retreat Vintage Glamour, Movie Hangout, Holiday Celebration
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? ? Place a pet bowl, fill with food, leave the lot, come back?
What happens when the bug occurs? Any pet bowl I have, especially ones added to the automatic feeder, disappears when I leave the lot. It's completely gone when I return.
What do you expect to see? A pet bowl still there so my pets aren't starving when I return hours later.
Have you installed any customization with the game, e.g. Custom Content or Mods? Never used.
Did this issue appear after a specific patch or change you made to your system? Neutral/Not Sure 

 

Product: The Sims 4
Platform:PC
Which language are you playing the game in? English
How often does the bug occur? Often (50% - 99%)
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? Cats and Dogs, City Living, Get Together, Get to Work Vampires, Dine Out, Spa Day, Outdoor Retreat Vintage Glamour, Movie Hangout, Holiday Celebration
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? ? Place a pet bowl, fill with food, leave the lot, come back?
What happens when the bug occurs? Any pet bowl I have, especially ones added to the automatic feeder, disappears when I leave the lot. It's completely gone when I return.
What do you expect to see? A pet bowl still there so my pets aren't starving when I return hours later.
Have you installed any customization with the game, e.g. Custom Content or Mods? Never used.
Did this issue appear after a specific patch or change you made to your system? Neutral/Not Sure 


I'm also having this problem. I always leave a bowl full of rations for my dogs, then I go for a walk around the new town and when I come back, the bowl is gone. I've looked for it everywhere and I have not found it. I hope all these bugs that are coming up with the expansion are solved, because the game is already good, without them they would be even better Standard smile

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Re: Pet food bowls disappearing off lot when I leave

Hero

@LucianoMedice which packs do you own ? 

 

Which town are you guys living in ? Is this a new or existing save ?

Did not happen for me.

Happy Gaming
Crin


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★ Apprentice

I have all the stuff packs, all the expansion packs and all the game packages ... I'm living now in Brindleton Bay and I had this problem, but I have not yet tried to live in other cities

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I have lived in two cities, whichever city is the base game city as well as Brindleton Bay, where I moved hoping it would fix the issue. The homes they have lived in were both base pack homes, not anything I downloaded from the gallery.

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Hero

Does it matter how long you leave the lot ?

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Crin


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The bug also occured to me when I went on CAS to modify my butler, so I don't think it matters how long you're out of the lot. As soon as I had to load the lot, the bowl was gone.

 

But since I put a pet bowl in one of my sims' inventory, the bowl doesn't seem to disappear anymore on the lot, even when I am travelling with another sim ! Maybe you should try that if you have this bug.

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Hero

Did you guys check your whole lots if the bowl is somewhere else ?

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Crin


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Hero

Added this for now although I can't duplicate it. May reports here and at the officials.

 

Make sure to check your lots though as there's voices that say the dogs move them around.

Happy Gaming
Crin


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I'm having this issue as well!

 

Both the standard and pet feeder bowl vanishing when I exit the lot.  

 

It started after I hired a maid?? 

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