Beds, Trees & Furniture
The recent surge in the popularity of cat furniture has led to a whole new range of exciting items to decorate your home with. Modern cat furniture is stylish, entertaining and most importantly, very affordable.
Gone are the days when a cat bed was enough to keep your cats content. There are whole play areas for cats that provide all the entertainment required to keep multiple cats happy all day long.
We’ve written this guide as a quick introduction to the types of cat furniture that are now available for your home.
Importance Of A Good Cat Bed
The classic must-have for any cat owner is a high quality cat bed. Cats LOVE comfy semi-enclosed spaces to curl up and sleep safely. As with other cat furniture, beds have boomed in popularity and there’s now a huge selection of cozy cat beds for sale.
Beds come in enclosed styles often referred to as cat caves. These are typically made of soft materials like merino wool to provide comfort and warmth while keeping them safely enclosed inside. There are even self warming beds available, or beds made entirely of durable scratchable cardboard.
There has never been so much choice available and competition only serves to drive prices down, meaning now is the perfect time to get your kitty a warm safe bed to call their own.
Providing Entertainment For Your Cat
Many owners are turning to cat trees and towers to provide their little loved ones with a space to play, climb and sleep. These self contained playgrounds and perfect for owners who have multiple cats too!
A space that encourages timid cats to socialize is just what some households are lacking.
They’re also the perfect place to store toys and accessories your cat is familiar with. Once they’ve marked their territory, they’ll have a small part of the home to feel super comfortable in. High perches make for perfect beds, giving them the vantage point they crave in the comfort of your own home.
Keeping Cat Furniture Clean
Mucky paws make cleaning up a real pain. Many pieces of cat furniture are covered with faux fur linings that get matted up with dirt over time. You should look for beds, condos and perches that have removable machine washable linings.
Shedding hair is a natural process in cats, despite your best grooming efforts, it often becomes deeply rooted in carpets or fur and can be a real pain to sort.
Trees & Scratching Posts
With the rise in popularity of cat furniture, a whole new wave of innovative cat trees, perches and towers are flooding the market. Even though this makes the job of choosing which suits you best much harder, it does drive up competition and lower prices as a result.
They’re loved for the most part due their versatility since they provide scratch posts, perches, condos and entertainment in one big bundle.
Modern Cat Trees & Towers
Until recently, most cat trees and towers were unsightly at best. A beige carpet covered tower looks out of place in most modern homes.
With manufacturers looking to appeal to those who’d prefer a cat tree that fits their decor, there’s an increasing amount of choice popping up for those with modern apartments and homes.Discover Modern Cat Trees
Cat Trees For Large Cats
Having a large cat or multiple cats poses a problem for owners looking to invest in a cat tree. Will it support your cats’ weight? Will they knock it over?
Most owners are aware that cats prefer to avoid wobbly perches and trees for fear of them falling down. A sturdy cat tree with a heavy base ensures it can withstand even the largest of cats.Discover Cat Trees For Large Cats
Cat Scratching Posts
Scratching is a natural instinct in cats that should never be suppressed. If your cat is consistently scratching your furniture, a scratching post is the answer to your prayers.
Scratching posts made of sisal rope are perfect for letting them stretch and manage their claws the way nature intended.Discover Cat Scratching Posts