Welcome to Scratching Post Heaven!

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Choosing the right scratching post for your cat is more important than you might think.
Many of the products available are simply much too small and lightweight – they are NOT designed for cats, they are designed to sell cheaply and repeatedly.

This is not our ethos.
Leading feline authorities say that the minimum scratching height for a KITTEN is 60cm [24" in old money] – and that the post should be stable and not fall over. We agree with them, and design our products accordingly.

  • A small cat should have a post height of at least 72cm [28" +]. Most cats will thoroughly enjoy an 85cm post [33.5"] – This allows them to stretch to full length when scratching.
  • Super active cats like Bengals will be delighted with an even taller post, a Tower or a Pagoda – these designs are perfect for a family of cats too.
  • For an older or arthritic cat a smaller post is fine.

Stability is important.
With the exception of our 60cm Slimjim [flatpack] all our posts have socketed, glued, screwed and properly weighted bases.

Slimjims
Are built on solid 2×2 timber wound with 6mm pure sizal – most other manufacturers use 3 or 4mm which rarely lasts long.

ChunkyBoys
Are built on solid 3×3 timber, wound with 8mm pure sizal, giving an estimated extra 50% longevity for less than 50% extra cost.

We have been creating catpost less ordinary under our BlissBrand name since 2001 and are proud of our traditional British made products. All retail catposts come with a free swingtoy and complimentary sachet of dried catnip as a gift to the cat in your life.