10 Ideas for Cats in a Small Apartment

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Adopting a cat is fun, cats are great companions and a good roommate. Having a cat at home can produce positive health benefit for people. Cats can reduce stress levels, reduces blood pressure, and reduce the risk of depression.

Being a responsible owner, it is important to provide 100% satisfaction to cats needs for their entire life. Cat owner needs to consider many things like food, grooming, exercises, vaccination, and vitamins. Cats can live up to 20 years, giving them space and fun activity makes them a better comfort, feeling secure and positive interaction with human and animals.

Living in a small area or apartment may be so difficult and impossible to give everything cats need. Cats need to be happy like humans, even they are living in an indoor environment.

This article gives you easy ideas/tips on keeping cats happy and safe in a small apartment.  


1. Space For Your Cats

It is better to invest in small furniture especially living in a small apartment. It will increase and provide a bigger space for your cats to move around the house.

Provide a small space for cats to be their sanctuary by buying a cat perch or a window seat for them, this is easy to remove and relocate in other areas of a house.

You can also make some do-it-yourself self-warming cat bed by using an empty drawer, boxes, and blankets to be a resting place.

 

2. Interactive Toys

Cats love hunting animals, it is suggested to at least once or twice a day they are able to play hunting games and other interactive games. This will be a good help to provide entertainment for you can as well as exercise.

Invest in toys that can be played both of you together or toys that he or she can play by themselves. You can also make your own pet a toy, create a ball using strings, or playing with them using flashlights or lasers. Playing helps your cat for their mental and physical stimulation.

Have a plan of daily routine exercises with your cat like jumping, hide and pounce and playing physical activities is important.

 

3. Clean Often

There is no exception on an insane volume of cats hair everywhere either you have a small or larger space. Cat’s hair may cause allergies or asthma.

As a house owner, we don’t want to have house furniture full of cat’s hair. Cat’s love comfortable surface areas that are why the love staying on sofas or couches, the first thing you need to do is discourage cats to stay on your furniture.

Have a regular vacuuming to remove the hair, you can also use a brush to protect the fabric of your furniture. Never the less have a schedule of cats grooming. Improper hair treatment may cause hair fall and loss. Cats need regular bathing, combing and brushing to remove old hand damage hair.

 

4. Make A Plenty Of Things To Scratch On

Scratching is a natural behavior of every cat and the owner must deal worth it. It is annoying seeing clustered around your apartment.

Investing in woods, cardboard of making cat trees may help to reduce scratched to your areas. Cats can also be trained. As an owner, it is good to train your cats to behave properly especially in their scratching habit.

 

5. Enough food

Feeding cats will increase the relationship of cats to the owner. The right diet is very important for the well-being of your cats.

Look for good quality food that provides your cat’s nutrient and vitamins the needed. It is better to provide only cats food rather than human food. You can make a twist on cat food by mixing to flavor or making it more eye-catching for them.

 

6. Adopt Another Cat

Cats make happy having a company. You can consider adopting another one to be your cat’s playmate even you’re at work. Have steps to introduce your cat to the new one. Isolated cats are not socialized and maybe not comfortable at once.

You can offer food to both of them by putting food on the feeding station with a separate meal plate. Play with them together this may help them to be comfortable with each other.

 

7. Have a Time Outdoor

Do some outdoor activity. Cats like humans need fresh air from the outdoor environment. You can go out with your cat at parks or just walk around the area, for them to see other animals.

But never forget to have cautioned, the outdoor environment can give your cats diseases and having fleas or parasites. Make sure the place is clean and secure.

 

8. Proper Check-up

Going to vet having a monthly check-up is good for your cats, this is a big help to reduce the risk of diseases and makes your cat healthy.

Veterinarians will check the condition of your cats and also their body weight. Doctors also give the necessary treatment and prevention. Clinics also offer pampering season for you cats. A good haircut, massage, and bath are one of the best ways to make your cat happy.

 

9. Safe Area

As an owner, before leaving your cats at home you need to check things like windows, plugs, water sources, and many more.

A cat jumps a lot, it is very important to always check on the windows and unplug all the cables. It is better to provide both satisfaction and safety for your cat.

 

10. Play Time

Lastly is having time for your pet. Never forget to have time playing and talking to your pet. Having this kind of activities strengthen your relationship with your pet and make them know you more.

Cats have a sense of affection, they are so affectionate. Simply scratching their belly, playing hide and seek or even hugging cat will benefit you both. 

114 thoughts on “10 Ideas for Cats in a Small Apartment”

  1. I have a Calico 3 year old female 🐱.She is very playful, but she’s always crying at night. I give her attention, l talk to her but still doesn’t stops. What can l do?

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  18. Hello! A good and kind of funny way to get your kitten to stop getting on the counter top is to clear the countertop and lay out a crumbled up and re-stretched piece of aluminum foil. Cats hate that for some reason. Also an easy way to get the to immediately stop, grab them by the scruff of their necks and lift them off, they’ll instantly stop what they’re doing because this is how their mother grabbed them as babies. Firmly tell them NO and to stop getting on there, Cats understand us better than we give them credit for. Hope this helps!

  19. I agree with JM. Most cats hate baths. And they would rather stay home then have a ‘spa day’ on another location.

    Also adopting a second cat most likely causes stress or leaves them indifferent, rather then giving them joy. If you want two cats, adopt two kittens at once.

    Having to eat at the same spot with a new cat causes stress. (Very common mistake.) Eating apart is fine.

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