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Funny Cardboard Cat Scratching Toys

Cardboard scratching toys can be a fun addition to your cat's playtime. They are affordable and often come with unique prints or in funny shapes. Because they aren't durable, some cats have fun destroying the rough surface by scratching, which is a natural behavior. Here are some funny novelty scratching toys to consider.

Affordable Grooming Mitten for Cats

This single mitten-style glove comes with a rubber surface with soft brush bristles to massage your pet's coat and remove fur. Pet your kitty with this one-size-fits-most adjustable mitt and you'll be giving kitty a soothing massage while pulling away loose hairs. This grooming mitt is an...

Cat-Shaped Easy Door Mount Self-Groomer

This is a super cute self-groomer in the shape of a cat that mounts easily to almost any door. The rigid "wall brush" offers a large surface of thick brush bristles for self-grooming. The fun cat shape makes it a cute addition to your home's decor while...

Collapsible Cloth Pet Toy Storage Bin

Keep kitty's toys together and clear up clutter in your home with a special container made for your pet's needs. This cute storage bin has a repeating pattern that includes animal prints. This paw print storage bin is shown here in white with blue paw prints....

Highly Rated Grown in USA Natural Catnip

Get a tub of dried catnip and turn any toy, piece of furniture, blanket or cat bed into a fun plaything for your catnip-sensitive kitties. Most cats are sensitive to catnip and owners find their cats becoming extra playful, active, and maybe erratic when exposed to nip....

Cute Grumpy Cat Cartoon Knit Cat Toy

Can you believe it's been almost 9 years since Grumpy Cat hit the scene? The mixed breed kitty, named Tardar Sauce, became an Internet celebrity when her photo was first posted on Reddit in September 2012. Her permanently grumpy facial expression was attributed to a form of feline...

The Best Blankets for Cats

During colder months, our cats love to find a warm spot to nap. Sunbeams are the best. When those aren't available, our cats gravitate to soft and snuggly surfaces, especially the fluffy plush blanket we have on our bed. Blankets made just for cats are typically small, for...

What Cats Need Top 2020 Best Sellers

2020 was the year that our cats stepped up to help their people get through some dark days. The comfort of our pets was amplified when we went into lockdown or quarantine. Isolation felt less isolated with our purring pals with us. And we pampered our pets this...

Review: Self-Grooming Arch Brush for Cats

We've had a self-grooming brush arch like this one for about four years, and it's holding up very well although our cats don't really use it as intended. Our arch brush sits in our living room. Rather than using it for self-brushing, our boys Gumby and especially...

Alternative Use: Suction Toddler Bowls for Cats

This set of three suction cup bowls was designed for kids to help prevent messes at baby's mealtime. They can also serve as pet bowls and users have reported success using these as both water and food bowls for cats who have been known to knock things...