30 Things From Amazon That’ll Help You Clean Your Cat Without A Fight
These products are sure to help your feline friend with everything from dander, to gum health, and even overgrown claws.
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1. A Paul Mitchell foaming waterless shampoo for those of you who would rather not partake in giving your kitties a bath. This foaming wash's pH is formulated specifically for animals, which means that it won't strip any necessary oils from your cat's skin that act as a protector from the world.
2. A pair of grooming gloves so that you can comb your cat while petting them at the same time. With 225 silicone grooming tips, your cat can finally slip into a state of zen as you massage their excess fur away.
3. A pair of claw trimmers to shape up the claws on your feline companion. This trimmer has a safety guard to prevent over-cutting your cat's claws, a locking mechanism to ensure that there are no slip-ups, and a built-in nail file that slides into the handle for a kitty manicure that is purrfect.
4. A set of catnip sticks, because your kitties need your help with their dental hygiene. Catnip sticks are a great tool for caring for your cat's tooth and gum health as they chew away on their new treat.
6. A Greenies dental treat, because, again, a lack of opposable thumbs makes it hard for your cat to brush their teeth. These treats promote gum and tooth health as your fur babies chew on these delicious treats. Plus, they also give your cat a fresh breath, which is always welcome.
7. A pair of bite-proof grooming gloves to avoid the inevitable scratches from bathing and claw trimming. These gloves are 16 inches long, meaning that your precious forearms will remain protected, too.
8. A set of silicone booties for some further protection from cat scratches during baths. These booties stay in place with their adhesive straps and have drainage holes to make sure that your cat's paws are not totally flooded with water.
9. A pack of Burt's Bees dander-reducing wipes for the cool cats who really don't like taking baths. These wipes are great for wiping dusty paws and clearing off any debris from the outside world, while still maintaining the health of your cat's fur.
10. A de-shedding brush, because brushing your cat's fur regularly is the best way to prevent hairballs. This brush has extremely fine teeth that comb out every piece of dead hair hiding in your cat's coat, without ever damaging the healthy hair that's still holding on.
11. A cardboard cat scratching pad that'll give your cat something other than your precious rug to scratch at. Plus, this pad will assist your cats in their natural nail-filing routine.
12. A plastic basin, because easing a cat into a bath is the name of the game for pro cat groomers. Gently place your cat into a basin filled with a few inches of water to introduce them to the sensation of getting wet, and then gently pour water over the areas you would like to wash with a pitcher.
13. A pet hair dryer to assist your cat as they dry themselves off after a bath. This dryer has a brush attached to it for the ultimate grooming session.
14. A sprayer-and-scrubber-in-one shower head, because a human-sized showerhead can be too intense for your delicate feline companion. This showerhead is low-flow and handheld, meaning that you will be able to gently wash the soap off of your cat with ease.
15. A three-layered track toy to keep your kitty busy as you lather their coat to a state of shining perfection. This toy suctions to any glossy surface, like the inside of a tub, or a window for when your cat is done with their bath.
16. A Pet MD ear wipe, because nobody likes an ear infection, and cats especially don't like it when humans clean their ear infections. These wipes are gentle, alcohol-free, and contain aloe vera to help soothe your cat's aching ears.
17. A grooming brush for cats who have some extra knots in their fur from writhing around all day. This brush is self-cleaning, meaning that you won't have to worry about anything but listening to your kitty purr as you rid them of a matted coat.
18. A microfiber pet bath towel, because drying time is almost just as important as bath time. The microfiber in this towel quickly wicks away moisture in your cat's fur, while keeping them warm and cozy as they dry off.
19. A bath brush with silicone teeth to really get between your cat's fur and scrub their bodies during a bath. Pro tip: this brush works great as a massage comb for those dry moments in between baths, too.
20. A microfiber bathrobe, because your cat deserves to look this cute for being such a great sport! This bathrobe soaks up excess water in your cat's fur while keeping them stylish and relaxed. The only thing missing is cucumber slices on their eyes.
21. A Pro Pet Works oatmeal shampoo for kitties with sensitive skin. Oatmeal is a great ingredient to calm redness and irritation, and to reintroduce hydration to skin that is typically on the drier side. Its deep-cleaning capabilities will make bath time less frequent, a true bonus.
22. A pet eye wipe to help your cat wipe the tired out of their eyes. Did you know that the eye area is the only area on a cat's body that they cannot reach and clean themselves? Let these wipes help you to help your cat.
23. A cat-scratching post to help your cat take care of their nails on their own. This post also has a sitting area for extra-long cat naps, and a dangling fuzzy toy for when playtime comes around.
24. A battery-powered nail buffer for the cats in your life with extra-sharp claws. This tool works great after a claw trimming session to buff out any sharp edges that might cause some unnecessary nicking down the line.
25. A Gorilla Grip rubber bath mat to make sure your feline does not slip during bath time. Baths stress cats out a ton, so any measure to ensure an easygoing experience for your cat is worth taking.
26. A set of baby washcloths for the world's more sensitive cats. If your cat does not like running water, then consider wiping them clean with a wet wash cloth.
27. An Oxyfresh dental care water additive to help ensure your cat has fresh breath. Luckily, you can place this water additive into your cat's water fountain, too.
28. A Forticep itch relief spray for the cats in your life who do not respond well to baths. This spray is antibacterial, antifungal, and is said to help to heal wounds, which is always great to have on hand for your more adventurous indoor/outdoor cat.
29. A silicone finger toothbrush if your cats would rather play with their handled toothbrushes than let you clean their mouths.
30. And a Nest lavender-scented candle, because aromatherapy never hurt. Some cats respond well to the calming effects of lavender, meaning that bath time will surely be a breeze. Consider this candle when giving yourself a bath, too.
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