Keep Your Indoor Cat Happy
Playing regularly with your indoor cat and providing toys and activities, will keep her stimulated and provide the exercise she needs. With so many cat-friendly products out there, you and your kitty are sure to have lots of fun together indoors. Plus, it can be quite amusing watching your cat chase the dot of a laser pointer around the house or seeing her play on a cat tree. Here are some products for making the great indoors a stimulating and cat friendly environment that meets all of you and your cat’s needs.
Have you caught your cat eating your house plants? That is a sign that your fur-baby will love cat grass. And keep them from getting sick because some house plants are poisonous. Cats do need vegetable matter in their diet, just like people, and this cat grass kit supplies that along with great nutrition in a cute cat container. Pet grass is like eating salad for cats, as well as naturally reducing hairballs.
With a blend of wheat, oats, rye, barley and flax it is really good for your cats coats. Also this grass is organic meaning it is chemical and GMO free. Not only will this save your plants but it will provide your cats a tasty treat she craves. This grass provides:
- Vitamins A, B, C, E and K
- Calcium, Chlorophyll, Iron, Lecithin, Magnesium, Pantothenic Acid
- Amino Acids, Trace Elements, Phosphorus, Potassium
- Protein: up to 30%
Do you have a cat who scarfs down her dinner as soon as it hits the bowl? Are you looking for a simple way to manage your cat’s portions but you don’t always have time to keep to a regular feeding schedule? The Home Intuition Portion Control 6-Meal Automatic Feeder might be just what you need.
This automatic feeder features six individual compartments that you can fill with your cat’s food. You then set the programmable automatic timer to your cat’s preferred feeding time and then set it down wherever you like to serve your cat’s meals. The top of the round feeder rotates to open one compartment at a time for your cat to eat from, keeping the other portions covered. This automatic feeder is great for cats who need a little help managing their weight and it is also convenient and easy to use for you!
Many cats will spend hours looking out the window, watching birds, squirrels, and other animals run around the yard. Cats also love to take naps in the warm afternoon sun. If you want your cat to have access to both of these options but your window is not situated properly, a window-mounted cat bed could be the ideal solution.
This cat bed from K&H can be placed directly on the window sill using provided legs which provides support for your cat’s weight without damaging your wall or window. The cat bed is perfectly sized for two cats to sit or lie side by side, or for one large cat to stretch out in the sun. Give your cat a front seat view of the outdoor world while keeping her safely inside with this comfy Sunny Seat window-mounted cat bed.
Cats love to chase moving objects but you can’t spend your whole day rolling balls or dangling your cat’s favorite toy on a string. The Bergan Turbo Scratcher cat toy combines your cat’s love for moving toys with his need to scratch all in one affordable toy.
This cat toy features a round track with a contained ball that your cat can bat around all by himself. The ball stays on the track, racing around in a circle and making a noise that is sure to drive your cat wild. The center of the toy is filled with a round cardboard scratcher that you can sprinkle with dried catnip to encourage your cat to sharpen her nails on it instead of on your living room furniture. This cat toy is a great way to keep your cat occupied when you don’t have time to play and it is something she will never get tired of.
Many cat owners find that when they spend money on expensive cat beds, and their cats refuse them, choosing to sleep in cardboard boxes instead. The Favorite Soft Portable Opening Cat Play Cube Bed is the perfect solution for this problem because it combines your cat’s need for a comfy bed with her desire to be safe and hidden away in a box.
This cat cube is perfectly sized for a large cat and it can be placed anywhere in your home. It features a lightweight but durable construction that is easy for you to move and carry but sturdy enough for your cat to climb on. Your cat will love sleeping in this cave-like enclosed cat bed and you will love that she actually uses the things you buy her. Once again you will be able to use your cardboard boxes for their intended purpose because your cat will be happy in his Favorite Soft Portable Opening Cat Play Cube Bed!
Cats love to jump and climb but preferably not on your furniture. This Go Pet Club Cat Tree is just what your cat needs to redirect her attention away from your couch into a more appropriate outlet. Made with multiple levels and plenty of comfy places to lounge, this cat tree is sure to keep your cat occupied for hours on end.
This cat tree measures 62 inches high and your cat can perch all the way up at the top, looking down on his domain from a safe distance. It also features a hammock, a cat bed, and an enclosed space for your cat to sleep so he has many options to choose from. You will love this cat tree because it comes with rope-wrapped supports that double as scratching posts and it is easy to clean with the nozzle attachment of your vacuum cleaner.
Does your cat love to burrow? If so, she ill love this 3-Way Cat Tunnel. This cat tunnel features three different tunnels that meet in the middle with a peephole that your cat can peek through or use to access the tunnel. Use this cat tunnel to play a game of hide and seek for your cat or sprinkle some dried catnip into the tubes to keep him occupied all by himself.
You will love this cat tunnel because it will provide your cat with endless hours of amusement and it will keep her from burrowing in your blankets or clean clothes! The tunnel collapses down in just seconds for easy travel and storage and it pops open just as easily when your cat is ready to play.
When you become a cat owner you have to accept that everything you own will eventually be covered in cat hair. Not only do cats shed on a daily basis, but they have a tendency to rub themselves on furniture, bedding and other things just to make sure it’s get covered in hair. The Purrfect Arch Groom Toy is a solution that will meet your cat’s needs as well as your own.
This toy consists of an arch covered in soft bristles that your cat can rub himself on for a soothing massage. As your cat rubs on the toy, the bristles will help to collect some of his hair so it doesn’t end up ground into the carpet or deposited on your furniture! This toy enables your cat to groom himself while also cutting down on the number of times you need to vacuum your house.
This product is more for the cat owner but it helps us to live in harmony with our kitties. If you are tired of your cat’s smelly litter box making an unsightly mess in your home, the Good Pet Stuff Plant Hidden Litter Box is the solution you’ve been looking for. This product is shaped like a large clay planter but it has a built-in large-capacity litter box where your cat can do his business. This litter box enables you to keep your litter box out in the open where it is easy for your cat to access without having to worry about it interfering with your home decor
The litter box features a filtered vented system which keeps the litter box fresh for your cat and your home smelling clean for you. This litter box is particularly designed for larger cats and for multi-cat households.
Keeping your cat indoors is easy said than done. Keeping your cat active and giving her attention is the most effective way of keeping your indoor cat happy.
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.