Cats are curious creatures but very hard to impress. They will sleep where they want to sleep and sit where they want to sit, and there’s very little you can do to change their preferences. However, sometimes, occasionally, if you’re lucky, you can make your cat wildly enthusiastic with the addition of a really cool piece of cat furniture. One they will return to time and time again. Here is a selection of the best ideas of furniture for your cat:
Catnip or carrots? Dining table for humans and cats
Drive your cat delirious with its very own indoor catnip garden. This planter table features a transparent acrylic planter set within a wooden framework. If you don’t want to give your cat all the fun, you can grow some herbs as well.
CATable: The “where’s my lunch gone?” table
You know those moments when your cat cheekily grabs your food when you’re eating? Well, this CATable will make it a whole lot easier for little Bella. It looks great and your cat will be certain to love it, especially when she can launch herself out of the holes and grab your lunch.
The rocking-2-gether chair for cats with a strong constitution
We cat lovers like to share our relaxing moments with our feline friends. This clever rocking chair allows both human and cat to gently rock in unison on a relaxing Sunday afternoon. Just make sure it’s before her saucer of milk.
All aboard the cat pipeline!
This pipeline cat walkway will provide the height and cover a cat cherishes. When you get that feeling someone is watching you, a quick glance at the pipes will likely reveal a pair of feline eyes. Just be sure to check for unpleasant blockages every now and then.
Walkways for cats who prefer to remain aloof
Who needs floors when you have a home walkway system like this? This is a dead certainty for cat furniture kit of the century. It plays into the natural preference of cats to move around an interior space above floor level
Indiana Cat and the hanging walkways
These hanging walkways are the type of setup that makes a human want to be a cat. The feline’s instincts to explore and be high up are fulfilled whilst it looks great from a human perspective too.
Kitt-in Box perch for cats with internet addiction
Tired of your cat reclining on your keyboard? This home office desk perch is perfect for work-at-home cat lovers who like their whiskered friends to be close, but not too close.
The radiator bed for cats who hate the winter
It’s amazing the amount of heat cats can comfortably withstand. With the cold weather settling in for the winter, this cat radiator bed will make a wonderfully snug and secure sleeping place for your feline companions.
Three-level cat bunker for the kitty apocalypse
With a plush chaise lounge on the top level and a dining area on the bottom level, this three -tier cat bunker is a must-have for any kitty wanting to survive an apocalypse. Now you just need to install a human version.
Save your sofa with this cat scratching console
Instead of scratching your armchair or sofa to pieces, your cats can instead exercise their claws on this scratching console, which also doubles as a shelf on which they can sit. The cat furniture console comes in a variety of different colors to match your décor.
Sisal cat tree for happy climbers
Sisal rope is made from hard natural fiber which makes it ideal for the rigours of a cat’s claws. A sisal cat tree is a great way to keep your cat entertained with a little climbing, hanging, scratching, and surveying of its interior territory.
Coffee and chat over a cat
When your friends visit for an afternoon coffee, they’ll have the good fortune of watching your kitty snoozing in her cat hammock beneath your coffee table. Whether your cat will be appreciative of the audience is another matter entirely.
Look what the log brought in!
It would be a mistake to chuck this log on the fire. This comfortable log bed is a forest-inspired treat for your adventurous little hunter. With its natural appearance it can blend in well with a rustic cabin décor scheme. (Source)
Cat punch bag in the shape of the neighbor’s dog
This dog-shaped sisal cat scratcher is the feline version of the boxer’s punching bag. It’s a great way to burn some energy whilst attacking a representation of the cat’s stereotypical archenemy. (Source)
A cat gym for chubby paws and swinging bellies
Run, Kitty. Run! If your indoor cats are putting on a little extra weight, you could try getting them into this running wheel. It’s highly unlikely 15-pound Tigger will take to it but some of his slimmer siblings might. Every little bit counts.
Cabinet table for discrete kitty poops
Tired of hiding the cat’s toilet box every time guests visit? Put it in a cat litter box cabinet like this one. Small openings in the side of this cat furniture piece allow your four-legged friend to quietly slip in and out of his enclosed toilet without creating an ugly scene.
Peek-a-boo play circuit for killers in training
Training your cat to be the neighborhood’s top mouse killer has never been easier thanks to this wonderful Peek-a-boo Play Circuit. It encourages your cat to swat and chase a swirl patterned ball. It’s the cat’s version of a pinball machine.
Arty-farty cats only need apply!
Only cool cats who can paint watercolors with their paws are allowed to live in a home like this. The walkways have color, style, structure, and even a tunnel, which makes it appealing to cats and humans alike.
Exterior cat ladder for those hard to reach homes
There’s no excuse now for not letting your cat out if you live on the third floor! Install a ladder system like this and your moggy can be prowling the gardens at midnight and bringing you back some feathered little treats. (Source)
Under-chair cat hammock for afternoon vacations
Cats hate to be lifted off their favorite chair but there’s no alternative when we humans need to sit down. Encourage your cat to sleep in their under-chair hammock instead and you can both enjoy the comforts of an armchair in peace.
Curveynest cat tree for mountaineering felines
Cats love to climb and to find little platforms on which to observe their environment. This Curveynest cat tree mimics the structures they’d find in the natural world. They’ll still climb up the bookcase, but maybe not so often.
Soaking up the sun’s rays in style
When the sun is out, you can be sure to find your cat near the window soaking up the warmth of the sunshine. This window cat bed with industrial-strength suction cups will be your feline’s second favorite bed–after the one attached to the radiator. (Source)
Save your curtains with this trapeze
Perfect for cats with a penchant for climbing up your curtains, this unique suspended cushion trapeze will focus their attention and provide comfortable and secure places to take a cat nap after a meal.
Pei pod cat furniture for luxury-loving cats
Every cat needs their own pod–a sleek and elliptic cave from where they can watch their humans do all sorts of odd things. This Pei pod design provides a protective sanctuary cats will naturally gravitate towards. Plus, it looks great as a décor piece.
Vintage suitcase bed for cats who like to wander far
This vintage suitcase cat bed is perfect for the cat-lover with a fondness for retro décor. Your kitty might not appreciate the design but they will love the raised comfortable vantage point on which they can nap.
Featured photo credit: Planter table no. 1/Emily Wettstein via emilywettstein.com
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