Best Cat Toys for Indoor Cats
Play is an essential activity for both kittens and adult cats. Cat toys and regular playtime are part of providing your cat with a stimulating environment that can relieve stress, boredom, improve circulation, build muscle tone and prevent behavioral problems.
Cats prefer interactive toys which involves you! Otherwise a toy represents dead prey and lack of interest for your furry friend. You may want to spice things up by adding some catnip to your cats toys or buying one with it already inside. Let’s take a look at the best cat toys for indoor cats that are guaranteed to keep your fur baby busy for hours.
Quick Links: Top 5 Best Cat Toys for Indoor Cats
- Best All Around Toy – Idepet Cat Tower
- Best Multi-Purpose Toy – Bergan Turbo Scratcher
- Best Interative Toy – Cat Charmer Wand
- Best for Mulitple Cats – Three Way Cat Tunnel
- Best Budget Toys – Fashion’s Talk Cat Toys
This is an intellectual cat toy, when the cat catches the ball with paws, the ball will roll around the track keeping your cat occupied and entertained. It has a 3-Layer Track Tower, 3 level tracks stacked together for extra playing fun and is perfect for one or multiple cats play interactively.
- non-skid pads at bottom
- made of foam,
- does not damage the floor
Bergan’s famous Turbo Scratcher cat toy comes in various colors and is designed to provide hours of fun for your furry companion. It has a channel for a small ball that your cat can nudge with his nose or shove with his paw. In the center of the Turbo Scratcher is a textured scratch pad which is both durable and replaceable.
- Includes 1 base (16″ diameter)
- 1 scratch pad and 1 ball
- Place ball in track for hours of fun
- Entertain your cat and protect your furniture
Cat Charmer is an interactive cat toy designed to charm and not harm you fur baby. With a polycarbonate wand and very colorful fabric, this toy provides exercise and is a safe interactive toy for kittens, cats and children. This toy comes in bright candy colored wands and a fun selection of colors.
- Made in the USA
- Interactive cat toy
- Polycarbonate wand
- Colorful fabric
- Excellent aerobic exercise
The KONG Active Feather Teaser is designed for interactive play and each toy contains KONG Premium North American Catnip for added stimulation. The bright feathers and crinkle sound tempt cats to capture this toy. It comes in three assorted characters: butterfly, bluebird or flamingo.
- Contains premium North American catnip
- Crinkle sound
- Bright feathers
- Available in three assorted characters
The Three Way Cat Tunnel appeals to a cats natural instinct to hide in mysterious places. The enclosed spaces offer security and shelter from predators while they stalk their prey. Cats can nap inside for warmth while nervous kitties can use it to escape from possible attention. Combine the tunnel with cat charmers, treats, balls or toys for a whole new level of fun that will have your cat stalking, pouncing and racing about to burn off those calories.
- Made of ultra-strong, tear-resistant polyester wrapped around a sprung-steel frame with protective ends (for safety)
- Collapsible & Portable: With a provided elastic band, our tunnel folds down small in seconds for easy travel and storage
- Customers Satisfaction First: Any problem with this product contact customer service and they will be glad to assist you
With its black and white zebra print, the Cat Activity Center captures pets’ attention right away and adds a stylish touch to your decor. This exercise toy has a cozy padded mat bottom for your cat to lay down on. Overhead, are four hanging cat toy balls and plush mice dangle temptingly. With just one of these tent pet toys for cats, your kitty is in for hours and hours of fun, and you can feel good knowing that he’s safe and being active.
- Keeps pets active and lose weight for fat cat, health & happy, entertainment with mouse, ball and meow funny
- Use with other toys – cat playpen, house, condo and cat tree
- Compact 22.5″ x 22.5″ x 14.5″ in size
- Easily pops open & easy to fold and put away
- Made with premium material
- 100% Money Back Guarantee, if you are not completely satisfied
This variety pack contains 20 assorted toys. Keep your cat busy while you are away with a variety of options such as; mouse, balls, bell, catnip, mylar balls, feathers, teaser-cat and many more.
- Give your cat a way to release his energy with this combo pack of entertaining toys
- Featuring feathers, balls and catnip, mice and more
- For play only. Replace if excessive wear or damage occurs
- Holiday, birthday or everyday toy
This is the Easy Store 2 part pole version of the Da Bird toy. You can pull it apart and it takes up half the space. Handcrafted in the USA with top quality materials, Da Bird Feather Teaser simulates the motion of a bird at your control. Toy includes 36″ 2 part wand, 32″ nylon string and one feather dangler.
- Realistic feather toy activates your cat’s hunting instinct
- Pull-a-part rod for easy storage
- Cats love its flight-like motion and prey-like appearance
- Handcrafted in the USA
Cat Dancer Cat Toy is now used in millions of homes worldwide to provide house bound cats with healthy play and exercise. This toy is singled out by veterinarians for its safe design. Cat Dancer is the original interactive cat toy. Spring steel wire and rolled cardboard create an irresistible lure for cats and great fun for cat lovers.
- Made in the USA
- Spring steel wire and rolled cardboard
- Irresistible lure for cat
- Great fun for cat lovers
- Home-tested by over 8 million cats
All of these cat toys were developed with a cat’s needs in mind, but you know your cat the best. Choose a toy that fits his personality and encourages his hunting skills. Just because your cat doesn’t have real prey to chase, doesn’t mean he can’t channel his inner predator.
Amy is the founder of Cat Mania and a life long cat lover. She also writes for various other pet related websites. She is passionate about helping pet parents create a healthy and happy lifestyle for their fur-babies.