19 DIY Projects for Cats and the Crafty People Who Love Them
Make your own toys, scratching pads, outside enclosures and more DIY projects for cats and save yourself some money and a trip to the pet store.
Dandelions and Lace
A co-worker (and friend!) of mine got married today. It was an absolutely gorgeous day... 70+ degrees and sunny. I bet when they planned their wedding for JANUARY they never expected weather like this... not even in Texas. It was lovely and I am so happy for them. Instead of having a wedding cake, Lindsey, a self-described "cookie monster", decided to have a cookie table. She asked anyone who was willing and able to bring cookies for her cookie table, which was available for snacking on…
Magnetic Cat Toy
Magnetic Cat Toy: Today I will be showing you how to make a magnetic pendulum toy for your cat. This toy offers slightly more interest than a standard ball/string scratch post as the magnets add an extra dimension to movement. This is a fairly simple instruc…
Swirly Mice Toys for Cats
This is a beginner crochet pattern. Your cats will love these swirly mice toys and small dogs love them too! Make some fun gift’s for your pet, and best of all, when they get lost under the furniture, you can crochet new ones in no time!
It seems like no matter how many toys my cats have, they always get bored of them. Maybe I should take a cue from Ruth at Living Well Spending Less and take away their toys! I wonder... In the meantime, we have been making these easy, inexpensive cat toys, changing the variety and type of ribbon to keep them engaged.