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Cat bed on legs: stylish and comfortable

Why a cat bed on legs?

As a cat owner, you naturally want the very best for your furry friend. A good place to sleep is of great importance. But why would you choose a cat bed on legs instead of a traditional cat bed?

  1. Improved ventilation

A cat bed on legs offers better ventilation than a traditional cat bed. This is especially important during hot summer months. Because of the elevated position of the basket, more air can circulate around your cat. This will keep your cat cooler and help him sleep better.

  1. Reduced risk of mold and vermin

A traditional cat bed is often placed directly on the floor. As a result, there is a greater chance of mold formation and vermin such as fleas and ticks can settle more easily. With a cat bed on legs you reduce this chance considerably.

  1. Comfort for your cat

Cats are naturally solitary animals that like their own space. With a cat bed on legs you give your cat a safe and comfortable sleeping place that is all his own. In addition, a cat bed on legs offers better support than a traditional cat bed. This can be especially important for older cats.

  1. Stylish addition to your interior

A cat bed on legs can not only be comfortable for your cat, but also a stylish addition to your interior. Nowadays there are many different designs available to suit every interior style. So you don't have to choose between functionality and aesthetics.

1. Stylish design

Cat baskets as an interior item

A cat bed on legs can not only be comfortable for your cat, but also a stylish addition to your interior. In this chapter, we take a closer look at the various options for integrating a cat bed on legs into your interior style.

Different materials and styles

Cat beds on legs are available in different materials and styles. Consider, for example, a cat bed on legs made of wood, rattan, wicker or metal. These materials all give a different look to the cat bed and match different interior styles. For example, a rattan or wicker cat bed fits well in a bohemian interior, while a metal cat bed fits in a modern interior.

Color choice

In addition to the material and style of the cat bed, the choice of color is also important. Do you opt for a neutral color such as beige, gray or black, or do you go for a striking color such as pink or green? Think carefully about which color best suits your interior and your cat's fur. After all, it is important that the cat bed does not stand out too much and fits well into the whole.

Integrate into your interior

There are different ways to integrate a cat bed on legs into your interior. For example, place the cat bed next to the couch or in a corner of the room. You can also choose to combine the cat bed with other pieces of furniture. For example, you can combine a cat bed on legs with a matching cat furniture such as a scratching post or a food bowl.

Different materials and styles

A cat bed on legs is not only comfortable for your cat, but can also be a nice addition to your interior. In this chapter we discuss the different materials and styles you can choose from when purchasing a cat bed on legs.

Wooden cat baskets on legs

A wooden cat bed on legs gives a warm and natural look to your interior. Wooden cat beds are available in different types of wood, such as oak, birch or bamboo. In addition, cat baskets made of recycled wood are also available. These cat beds often have a rough and robust appearance, which makes them fit well in an industrial interior.

Fabric cat baskets on legs

A fabric cat bed on legs is a comfortable and soft sleeping place for your cat. Fabric cat beds are available in different colors and patterns, so you can match the cat bed to your interior. Please note that fabric cat beds are less sturdy than cat beds made of wood, wicker or metal.

Plastic cat baskets on legs

A plastic cat bed on legs is easy to clean and often available in different colours. Plastic cat beds often have a sleek and modern look and fit well in a minimalist interior.

2. Our top 3

District 70 NORDIC - Luxury Cat Bed on Legs - 40x30x25cm in Silver:

This cat bed on legs has a modern and luxurious look, making it a perfect match for any minimalist interior. The Scandinavian look gives the basket a stylish look and is also very comfortable for your cat.

Pet chair Cat Bed With Legs:

This cat bed has the shape of a chair and offers not only a comfortable place to rest, but also a nice look to your interior. The white color provides a clean and fresh look and is also suitable for puppies.

Our own Cat Hammock:

This cat hammock is made from FSC®-certified wood, which ensures that the wood is sourced responsibly. The natural material of the wood gives the hammock a warm and natural look, making it perfect for any living style. In addition, it is also very comfortable for your cat to rest in.

3. Comfort for your cat

Why a good sleeping place is important for your cat

Cats are hunters by nature and can easily adapt to their environment. They are experts at finding the perfect place to sleep, but it's important to realize that a good place to sleep is essential to your cat's health and well-being. In this chapter we will explain why a good sleeping place is important for your cat.

Comfort

Just like humans, cats also need to sleep comfortably. A comfortable place to sleep reduces the risk of physical complaints such as muscle pain and back problems. A cat bed on legs offers extra comfort because the bed is off the ground and the cat is not bothered by drafts or cold.

Tranquility and security

Cats are hunters by nature and sleep to save energy for their next hunt. They therefore need a quiet and safe place to sleep where they will not be disturbed. A cat bed on legs can help with this because it is often higher than other sleeping places in the house, making the cat feel safer.

Health

A good place to sleep can also contribute to your cat's health. Cats are sensitive to stress and therefore need a safe and quiet place to sleep to relax and rest. A cat bed on legs can therefore help reduce stress and anxiety in cats.

Hygiene

A good place to sleep is also important for your cat's hygiene. A cat bed on legs is easy to clean and prevents the cat from sleeping on the floor, where it can absorb dirt and bacteria.

Benefits of a cat bed on legs for the health of your cat

A cat bed on legs not only offers comfort and style for your pet, but also has many benefits for your cat's health. Here are some reasons why a good sleeping place is important for your cat's health:

Support for the joints and back

A cat bed on legs provides support for your cat's joints and back. The legs of the basket provide a raised surface, so that the cat can lie in an ergonomically sound position. This is especially important for older cats or cats with joint problems, as the increased surface area reduces pressure on their joints.

Prevent drafts

Cats love warmth and often look for warm places to sleep. A cat bed on legs prevents the cat from lying on the cold ground and protects them from drafts. This keeps your cat warm and comfortable, which is important for their well-being.

Reduction of stress and anxiety

Cats are territorial animals by nature and feel more secure and comfortable in their own sleeping space. A cat bed on legs provides a safe place for the cat to retreat and relax, reducing stress and anxiety. This is especially important in multi-cat homes, where territorial strife can arise.

Hygiene

A cat bed on legs can also contribute to hygiene in the home. Because the basket is elevated, it is less susceptible to dust and dirt from the ground. In addition, the basket can be cleaned more easily because there is space between the basket and the ground.

A cat bed on legs therefore not only offers style and comfort, but also has many benefits for the health and well-being of your cat.

4. Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I buy a cat bed on legs?

A cat bed on legs offers your cat an elevated and comfortable place to sleep. This can contribute to a better night's sleep and can help reduce stress and anxiety in your cat. Moreover, a cat bed on legs can be a stylish interior item that fits well with your interior.

Can I use a cat bed on legs for my dog?

Some cat beds on legs may also be suitable for small dogs, but it is important to check the dimensions of the cat bed and make sure it is suitable for the size of your dog.

Which material is best for a cat bed on legs?

There are various materials available for cat beds on legs, such as wood, plastic and fabric. The best material depends on your preference and your cat's needs. For example, if your cat likes to scratch, a wooden cat bed may be a good option.

How do I maintain a cat bed on legs?

The maintenance of a cat bed on legs depends on the material from which it is made. In general, fabric cat beds can be cleaned with a soft brush and mild detergent, while wooden cat beds can be cleaned with a damp cloth and wood cleaner.

How do I choose the right size cat bed on legs for my cat?

The size of the cat bed depends on the size of your cat. A good size should be one that your cat can comfortably lie down and stretch out in, but not too big that could make it unsafe or uncomfortable.

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