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    20 Problem-Solving Pet Products From Chewy For Anyone Who Owns A Cat

    So that you can spend more time cuddling with your furbaby, and less time tending to their tedious needs.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed collects a share of sales and/or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A hairball relief treat, because some cats, no matter how often you brush them, need a bit of help to suppress hairballs. Consider purchasing this for your long-haired kitty who seems to produce hairballs at lightning speed.

    a bag of greenies hairball control treats

    Promising review: "My cat is a bit picky with food or treats in general, so I was very excited about his reaction to these. He loves them! Now he gets excited every time he hears a crinkling bag since he thinks he’s getting one of these treats. And I like that they are small too." —Treats

    Price: $5.99

    2. An automatic cat feeder for the feline in your life who never seems to stop meowing for food. This will ensure that your cat does not overeat — or under-eat if you, by chance, forget that it's dinnertime for them since you can schedule when it releases food.

    A cat sitting next to a cat food dispenser

    Promising review: "Our younger cat had become used to eating at 3:00 am when our senior cat had dementia and confused days and nights. After our senior cat passed away, our remaining cat would not go back to eating at a normal time. This feeder is perfect. We have it set for 3:00 am as well as 7:00 pm and she no longer bothers us for her dry food. She gets canned food in between, not in the automatic feeder. The container holds several weeks of food so we feel we could leave her for a weekend and not worry too much about her." —Barb

    Price: $69.99 (available in two colors)

    3. A cave cat bed, because cats love to lounge in enclosed spaces. This super-plush bed gives the coziness and support your cat needs during sleep.

    A grey cat sitting inside a beige cave bed

    Promising review: "If you have a cat like ours who makes biscuits ALL the time on soft blankets.... this cat bed is super soft inside and is now his new biscuit making headquarters." —Catmom

    Price: $19.46 (originally $45; available in three colors)

    4. A round warming cat bed to provide your cat with a comfortable place to lounge. This bed is perfect for those with cats who sleep only in the places most inconvenient to you, like right on your pillow.

    Sandi / Chewy

    Promising review: "I thought this was going to be too small for my kinda chonky boy but he manages to make himself fit just fine... and he has been obsessed with it since it arrived!" —Zeus

    Price: $11.23 (originally $11.99)

    5. An interactive roller cat toy, because playing isn't just for kittens! Playtime is vital to ensuring that your cat can maintain their physical health and mental awareness throughout their life. I have this toy, and my two cats play with it for hours on end.

    A cat playing with a triple-tiered blue cat toy
    MACK / Chewy

    Promising review: "I couldn’t even get this put together before Button started playing with it. I put it out as a distraction so she would quit climbing the walls (literally), and so far it’s working. She loves her cat dancer so I hope she’ll start playing with the little butterfly on top too. It comes with a replacement butterfly too, which is a thoughtful inclusion." —ButtonMama

    Price: $10.98

    6. A self-grooming cat toy for the feline in your life who cannot get enough of those precious cheek scratches. This product adheres to any corner in your home, making self-grooming a breeze for your kitty.

    a white and grey cat scratching its cheek on a self groomer toy adhered to a corner
    ChunyandBigCat / Chewy

    Promising review: "Bonnie is OBSESSED with face scratches so I knew this would be awesome for her. Before I could even put it up on the wall she was already rubbing up against it but now that it's actually up there, she rubs up against it anytime she's near it like a magnet. Worth the $4 IMO. I knew the adhesives wouldn't last on my plaster walls but there are holes to nail it in with small nails so I did that instead and it's worked just fine! Extra bonus because the packaging was super cute!" –Annie

    Price: $4.99 (originally $5.99; available in two sizes)

    7. A silicone cat bowl mat, because messes are inevitable when dinnertime rolls around. This will keep your floors food-free, and will also protect them from water damage if your cat is the type to splash their water bowl before drinking.

    a grey silicone mat in the shape of a rectangle under a food bowl
    Yahaira81 / Chewy

    Promising review: "Both of my cats like to pick up their wet food nuggets and drop them several inches away from the bowl before picking them back up and eating them. I tried wider bowls to relieve whisker tension and they still dragged the moist morsels away like it was freshly-snagged prey. This mat is large enough that they can’t drag it too far away and get my floors messy. Perfect solution. I don’t put it in the dishwasher, but cleanup is still super easy with a soapy paper towel then quick rinse." –Dani

    Price: $10.65+ (available in two sizes and two colors)

    8. A bag of Blue Buffalo high protein adult cat food for your adventurous furbaby who needs all the energy they can get. This formula is high in protein, making it ideal for cats who enjoy frequent backyard expeditions.

    an assortment of duck and vegetables that go into the dry food

    Promising review: "We tried this on our vet's recommendation, and when we got it in and fed it to them, we found that our two senior cats LOVE this! We'll get more in the future!" –JimM

    Price: $12.98+ (available in three sizes)

    9. A Catit grass planter that'll keep your cats from eating the plants around your home. This is extremely important to have as a cat owner since some house plants are actually toxic to cats.

    a cat sitting next to a pot overgrown with cat grass
    Jules / Chewy

    Promising review: "I have five indoor cats, yes five. Normally I would consider this a waste of money, but decided to try it due to the mesh top. I regularly grow grass for my cats and the biggest issue I have encountered is them pulling the grass out by the roots. This system prevents that issue. It comes with a package of vermiculite and seeds which I used for the initial round. Since then I have used potting soil with no issues. The feature that surprised me the most are the slots for watering ease. I have found these in combination with the ability to pick up the inner tray to be great features. The first lets me water easily and the second prevents me over-watering. I have no hesitation recommending this product." –FailedFosterer

    Price: $14.99 (originally $15.99)

    10. A Petmate litter pan for those of you who have dogs, too. Your dog will not be able to reach inside of this box to dig, and your cat's paws will remain dust-free thanks to the litter trap at the top of this box.


    Promising review: "I have two small dogs who love the cat litter I use. I was concerned if my cats would take to a top entry box. Thankfully after the introduction, they use it without any issue. It keeps the dogs out and makes such a huge difference with litter tracking. A small amount of litter still gets out but nothing near as much with a regular front entry." –zepy1

    Price: $27.76 (originally $39.99)

    11. A Feline Greenies Pill Pocket that's like a spoonful of sugar to help the medicine go down. Simply hide the pill inside the treat, press the treat to mold it around the pill, and watch your cat enjoy.

    Anona / Chewy

    Promising review: "Our cat is on a daily medication and it is very challenging to pop it in his mouth and get him to swallow without getting bit or scratched in the process. He takes his pills easily using the pill pocket. He just thinks it's a treat and there's no problem getting it down. Less trauma for cat and owner alike!" –Loosescrew21

    Price: $9.28 (originally $12.99)

    12. A Hertzko self-cleaning brush with retractable teeth to make cleanup after a good brushing experience so easy, you'll wish you purchased it sooner.

    a person holding fur from the self-cleaning cat brush
    vanechan / Chewy

    Promising review: "This is a great gadget that helps to get all that excess hair off your cats. And my bigger cat LOVES it too! I can brush a few times, push the button, and there is all that hair in my hand~just like that!" –Cheri

    Price: $15.59+ (originally $24.99; available in two sizes)

    13. A Catit flower water fountain since some cats enjoy running water, as opposed to water that sits still in a bowl. This fountain filters water to ensure that your cat has a crisp and clean drink every time.

    ZooMom / Chewy

    Promising review: "Our cat is a freshwater kitty and loves this fountain! It took her about a day to get used to it. It has three different flow settings and one of them is like a standard bowl of water. She prefers the full flower setup setting; as she was used to drinking from the faucet and this trickles water over the flower to mimic that. It's easy to assemble and clean. We use purified water, so we don't have to worry about calcium build-up ruining the pump. Overall, very satisfied with this product!" –Happy Customer

    Price: $25.87 (originally $34.99)

    14. A pair of cat nail clippers, because although you love your cat, their claws can sometimes be the bane of your existence. These clippers are great, as they cause minimal splitting while cutting your kitty's claws.

    PaisMommy / Chewy, Kayla / Chewy

    Promising review: "I'm a first-time cat owner to a ragdoll kitten who just turned 4-months old. We gave Sora his first nail clipping experience today and it went more smoothly than I thought it would have and these clippers definitely helped. I like the size of these clippers, they are not too small but small enough. I would think the size of this clipper would be great even for a fully grown cat. Also, I love the sharpness. It made the entire process way easier and so much quicker." –raerae

    Price: $3.39 (originally $10.79)

    15. An Advantage small cat flea treatment that'll provide sweet relief to your indoor/outdoor kitty. This treatment attacks fleas at all stages of life, making the annihilation of those pesky little critters hassle-free.

    a grey cat sitting outdoors
    Ezzie / Chewy

    Promising review: "I was hesitant as I’ve always used another brand. But I have five cats and needed a cheaper option. Absolutely no more itching for my babies within three days! and it has been one month still going strong! Zero negative skin reactions or health issues. Every cat is different of course. But all of mine are totally different breeds and all are just great. It was well worth my purchase." –Siamic

    Price: $14.98+ (available in packs of one, two, four, and six)

    16. A digestive supplement for cats, because you care about your sweet little kitty who has trouble using the bathroom. This probiotic supplement comes in powder form and mixes into your cat's wet food effortlessly.

    a white and orange cat sitting up, trying to grab their owners attention
    MarlysMom / Chewy

    Promising review: "I originally started giving this to my 7-month kitten after she started having diarrhea on and off for a few days. Each packet has a lot of the stuff though so I split one packet throughout the day and still have enough to give some to my other two cats. I was worried the yeasty smell would deter them from eating but nope! All three LOVED the taste!! My kitten started having more solid stool within two days and all three cats loved the taste so much they gobbled up all their food! Usually, they leave about one-quarter of the food I give them and come back later to finish it but every time I give mix this in their food they finish all of it. " –Danni

    Price: $30.99+ (available in four sizes)

    17. A fuzzy cat tree so that your cat has something other than your couch to scratch during their free time. This tree has a hammock, too, which is perfect for midday cat naps.

    a white and orange cat sitting in an ivory cat tree with two scratching posts and two furry pom poms
    Annie / Chewy

    Promising review: "This was an excellent purchase! It is so much sturdier than I thought it would be. Our kitten can be as naughty as she wants on it. She bites it, climbs it, scratches it, attacks the little balls. She is so happy with it and I’m happy she’s found something good to scratch. It’s a great deterrent to our couches. It allows her to work out all her kitten energy and tendencies while saving our couches and hands." –Niecie

    Price: $22.99 (available in four colors)

    18. An Oxyfresh water additive to help you care for your cat's teeth. Dental care has never been simpler: just add a capful of this to your cat's water, and they will have fresh breath and healthy gums in no time.

    a white bottle that reads water additive, next to a cat and their water bowl
    AliD / Chewy

    Promising review: "This does not have a scent so I wasn't sure it would work... but it seems to! I like that I can use it in both cat and dog water. Neither pet seemed to notice anything was added and neither of them have bad breath. Love it." –April

    Price: $15.45+ (originally $16.22; available in two sizes)

    19. A raised cat food bowl, because raised bowls provide cats with a better eating posture, making digestion easier.

    a raised food bowl with black paw prints and red, pink, and yellow leaves

    Promising review: "The regular size is perfect for my size cat. The pattern is colorful and pretty. My cat eats so much better out of this dish and they don't throw up after eating anymore. There is something to raised dishes for eating! My order arrived a couple of days after ordering. So fast and unexpected!!" –Ginger

    Price: $20.02+ (originally $24.50; available in two sizes)

    20. And a Fresh Step clumping litter with Febreze, because you love your cat — but you do not love the scent of their litter box. This litter traps odor and has a fresh scent that'll make walking past the litter box bearable.

    A black kitten poking its head out of a box
    Caroline / Chewy

    Promising review: "I've used different brands and types of litter. Fresh Step is one of the better litters, but I must tell you the 'Extreme Odor Control' rates 5-stars. The pleasant smell continues as I clean the litter box every day. If your kitty's urine has a strong ammonia smell...this will take care of it. It clumps really well also. I add clean litter to the old about once a week, and it continues to control the odors 'Very Well!'" –BeBe

    Price: $12.77+ (available in two sizes)

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