Cat Toys - Homemade toys and
Cats are very playful animals. Kittens
spend most of their waking hours playing and an adult cat of any age
will still enjoy a silly moment or two and will enjoy playing with cat
Kittens practice their predatory skills
during play. Cats are by nature are hunters and kittens are learning
skills they would need in the wild for survival. The play they engage in
usually consists of stalking, pouncing, ambushing, tossing, biting and
You must be careful
playing with young kittens as they can become a little aggressive and
act like little tigers sometimes scratching and biting you.
Teach kittens not to scratch and bite you when
Toys you can make for your cat
You don't have to spend a lot of money on toys, you can
make your own. Cats will get as much pleasure from homemade toys as they
do from shop toys. Listed below are some ideas.
Cardboard boxes are irresistible to cats. Close the box and cut out a door
just large enough for your cat to get in, add a small window for more
Pine Cones are great fun. Attach a piece or string or yarn to the cone for
even more enjoyment. Usually the simplest ideas are the best.
Silver Foil Ball. Make a ball out of aluminium foil.
For even more fun work a pipe cleaner into the ball. (A mouse tail)
Make spiders from the ties that come from bread wrappers. You can also use
pipe cleaners to make an awesome spider.
Newspaper. Just open up a few sheets of newspaper on the floor and watch
your cat have hours of fun diving under it.
Fold a small piece of newspaper and tie it to the end of a piece of string
or yarn. Whiz it around the room. Your cat will go crazy chasing it.
Toys don't have to be expensive.
This cat has found himself a fun bean to play with.
You can make a 'Fishing Rod' toy. Attach a small plush toy
to a piece of string then tie the string to a stick. Dangle in front of
Cats and kittens can play for hours with a ping pong ball
Pipe cleaners can be fun
Save your wine corks. Kittens can have hours of
fun with them
Feathers are always popular
Toys you can buy for your cat
These cats are enjoying a DVD made especially for cats.
Only Natural Pet Store
The inventors of this toy have taken the
fascination cats have with bugs and other flying creatures and
created an innovative toy so real that cats will be enticed for
Fan-powered air circulates within shatter-proof bug jar, making the
mylar bugs come alive.
Specially weighted and designed on a rocking base, allowing kitty to
swat and play without tipping the jar over
This unique cat toy bounces, rolls, wobbles and hops when your cat
pounces, bats, and slaps it. Scratch it and it releases the
fragrance of fresh catnip with every scratch. Its tail, whiskers &
ears stick out for added fun and intrigue.
This looks like fun
Cat Tunnels. Cats love them