It’s no surprise that most cat owners love to spoil their pets with lots of fun toys to play with. There is no shortage of pet stores that sells are kids of cat toys, but why not have some fun making your own? Check out our list of our favorite DIY Cat Toys that are easy to make and are guaranteed to keep your kitties busy for hours!
DIY Cardboard Cat Scratcher
Great way to put those extra shipping boxes to good use! All you need is cardboard, glue and a knife. My cat absolutely loves this one and uses it several times a day.
Tutorial: DIY Cardboard Cat Scratcher
DIY Cardboard Cat Play Box
Here is another great tutorial that can be made with extra cardboard that you may have around the house. You can accessorize it with some string, ribbon and pom poms.
Tutorial: DIY Cardboard Cat Play Box
DIY Cat Wand
Create a fun cat wand using some bells and different pieces of spare ribbon or fabric strips you may have on hand. This is a great way to have some pet parent time with your kitty.
Tutorial: DIY Cat Wand
DIY Cat Scratcher
Cat scratchers are a great way for your cats to stretch out their claws and keep them in shape. Feel free to customize this any way you’d like with your cat’s name.
Tutorial: DIY Cat Scratcher
Self Groomer for Cats
All cat owners know that cats like to rub and groom themselves on everything from the furniture to the owners themselves LOL. This tutorial uses low-cost materials and is fairly easy to make.
Tutorial: Self Groomer for Cats
Fishing Poll Cat Toy
If you are a beginner in stitching then this toy can be a fun DIY for your cat. This looks like a great tutorial using felt and comes with the PDF template download.
Tutorial: Fishing Poll Cat Toy
DIY Cat Toy Whack-A-Mole from Cardboard
Talk about a fun and interactive toy you can play with your cat. This tutorial does require more work but can be hours of fun for your cat.
Tutorial: DIY Cat Toy Whack-A-Mole from Cardboard
DIY Cat Puzzle Box
This fun toy can be made using a cardboard box and some paper towel rolls, that’s it! Just fill with catnip, some treats and small toys so cats can try and claw at it.
Tutorial: DIY Cat Puzzle Box
Homemade Catnip Toys Using Socks
What a great way to use those mix-matched socks you have in your sock drawer! Add some polymer and catnip and you have a toy your cat will love.
Tutorial: Homemade Catnip Toys Using Socks
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