Best Carpet Cat Scratching Pad

If you’re a cat owner, you know that cats love to scratch. It’s a natural behavior for them, and it helps keep their nails trimmed and healthy. But if your furniture is constantly getting scratched up, you need to find a way to satisfy your cat’s scratching needs without damaging your furniture. A carpet cat scratching pad is the perfect solution!

Best Carpet Cat Scratching Pad

Bestseller No. 1
FUKUMARU Cat Scratcher Mat, 23.6 X 15.7 Inch Natural Sisal Cat Scratch Mats, Horizontal Cat Floor Scratching Pad Rug, Protect Carpets and Sofas
  • Safe & Non-toxic - The pet natural sisal cat scratching mat, for one, is environmentally and cat-friendly. It has not been treated with any harsh oils, chemicals, or other substances which may harm your cat or the environment around it
  • Multi-Scene - The scratcher mat can not only be a cat scratch pad, play mat, but also a sleeping mat, a litter mat, of course, you can also use it as a mat of the door
  • Antiskid Design - Anti-skid latex at the bottom, increase its thickness and stability so that it is not easy to slide
  • Environmentally Friendly - The pet natural sisal cat scratching mat (Scratching part) is made of 100% natural and biodegradable sisal material, so once you throw it out, it will degrade on its own.
  • Satisfy your cat's love for carpet and pass his/her love affection to the mat instead. To help keep your cat busy, and maintain its claws, take it now!
-33%Bestseller No. 2
SmartyKat Scratch Scroll Sisal & Carpet Wave Cat Scratcher with Feather Toy for Cats & Kittens, Fun & Interactive Play, Durable & Long Lasting - Gray, Single Wide
  • IDEAL SCRATCHING OUTLET: The SmartyKat Scratch Scroll offers an ideal multi-surface carpet and sisal scratching surface to fulfill your cat’s instinctual desire to scratch. Plus, this curled cat scratcher comes with an attachable feather toy that will keep your kitty entertained for hours.
  • PROMOTES HEALTHY NAIL GROWTH: Scratch Up offers an ideal place to scratch, and also promotes your cat’s healthy nail growth, tones those muscles and alleviates home-related stressors by leaning into your cat’s natural urges - all without ruining your furniture!
  • KEEPS FURNITURE SCRATCH-FREE: The multi-surface sisal and carpet provides a sturdy floor scratcher for cats to lounge and scratch, and is perfect for keeping your feline friend away from furniture, drapes, carpets and walls.
  • TESTED FOR SAFETY: SmartyKat always makes safety a priority, which is why we design products to meet child safety standards. They do not contain small parts, long cords, or other hazards, ensuring kids in the home are safe, whether they are two-footed or four-pawed.
  • ABOUT US: SmartyKat creates stylish cat products that help pet owners easily meet the emotional, physical, and instinctual needs of their cats. From scratchers and interactive toys to edible grass and catnip, all our products are designed to stimulate a particular feline need while also fostering a stronger relationship between you and your cat!
Bestseller No. 3
ChicWow Cat Scratcher, Cat Scratch Pad with Adhesive Hook Loop Tape, Sisal Fabric Cat Scratching Pad, Stick on Floor Carpet Couch as Cat Scratch Furniture Protector, Cat Wall Scratcher, 23.6 X 15.7 In
  • [ Sisal Fabric Cat Scratcher ]: ChicWow cat scratchers is made of natural sisal. Sisal fabric have strong and rough properties. it’s sustainable and durable, doesn’t shreds so many, less mess on the floor, which is a great cat-satisfying scratching material. Sisal cat scratch pad can help cats to effectively clean the dead husks off their claws, stretch and work the muscles, relieve their energy and stress, it’s a tool benefit for cat's health.
  • [ with Adhesive Hook Loop Tape ]: ChicWow cat scratching pad have 4pcs Hook Loop tape with heavy duty adhesive under the mat backing, the Hook Loop tape has a strong grip and very sticky back, adhere very well to a clean flat surface, hold the sisal mat tightly and sturdy, it’s sturdy for cat scratch.
  • [ No Lift Over, No Slide ]: The Hook Loop tape with heavy duty adhesive can hold the sisal mat tightly and sturdy, when cat scratch on it, no lift over and not slide, satisfying cats a smooth scratching motion, which provide a safe good scratching feel for you cats. This cat scratchers for indoor cats standard size 23.6 X 15.7 Inch, suitable for most cats fully stretch out.
  • [ More Practical ]: You can stick this cat scratch mat on the floor as a floor scratcher, stick on the wall as a cat wall scratcher, or corner cat scratcher. This cat scratcher can stick on wall, floor, wood, glass, fabric ( without furry), etc multiple areas, help you create better scratching options.
  • [ Can be Furniture Protectors from Cats ]: As this Sisal cat scratch pad can stick on chair, couch, carpet ( without furry), wall, door etc, it also can be an appropriate alternative to your furniture for cat scratching. Cover this mat on your sofa, dining room table, carpet, and other furniture you wanna protect, this could be cat scratch furniture protector, your home will be safe.
Bestseller No. 4
Happi N Pets 3 in 1 Foldable Cat Scratcher Mat, Portable Natural Sisal Cat Scratcher for Travel & Save Space, Durable Carpet Cat Scratching Pad with Memory Foam Cat Bed & Cat Interactive Toy
  • Natural & Premium material: this cat scratcher mats made with nature sisal, totally cat-friendly and 100% safety for cats. Covered by high-end plush, it is easy to clean and cats just love to lie and scratch on it all day long.
  • Multi-function: unlike other products only use for scratching, our scratching pad is truly multiple-use for your kitty. Equipped with nature sisal scratch mats & supportive soft sleeping pad and an interactive toy, kittens will enjoy complete scratch, sleep, play in one area, and effectively protect your furniture from cat`s claws.
  • Memory foam sleeping pad: the premium memory foam build into cat bed, it fits perfectly with feline`s spine and improve body alignment, provides your cat good support & extra comfort.
  • Enhanced non-slip backing: by using durable cardboard interlayer and high quality anti-slip fabric, the scratching pad will not easily move or turn over, it performs super steady in different circumstances.
  • Great value & foldable design: L 25.2" * W 16.5", this scratcher mat is in perfect size for small & medium size cats. Foldable design makes it easy to storage and move, after folded only 12.6" *16.5", save your space & easy to carry when you travel with your pet.
Bestseller No. 5
YIISHI Cat Scratcher Mat Sisal Scratch Pad for Indoor Cats with Adhesive Dots - Natural Sisal Mat Fabric Carpet - Floor Couch & Door Protector
  • CAT SCRATCHER MAT - Our improved flat sisal scratcher are more wear-resistant, hard-wearing & less debris than the normal and will resist your vigorous friends sharpest claws for a fair enough long time
  • SISAL CAT SCRATCHER - Our horizontal cat scratcher mat are woven from the sisal material, which are recycled, reclaimed, renewable, and would not harm your furry friend and the environment
  • MULTI-SCENE CAT SCRATCHING PAD - Deep grooves & sisal structure on the topside of our cat litter scratch pad may effectively help your naughty friends clean their feet, keep the mess on the mat and off your floors
  • NON SLIP CAT SCRATCH MAT - Our cat scratching carpet are adopted anti-slip latex at the bottom, increase the cat scratcher rug stability and thickness, so that your lovely cats may jump or swoop down freely on the cat scratcher pad
  • WHAT YOU GET - A cat scratching mat (11.6*15.7*0.75 inches) and five double sided self-adhesive dots. A lifetime warranty and our friendly customer service
Bestseller No. 6
10Pack Cat Scratcher, Cat Scratch Deterrent Tape, Cat Repellent for Furniture, Cat Couch Protector, cat Scratching pad, Cat Training Tape, Protector for Couch, Carpet, Doors, Pet & Kid Safe
  • SUITABLE SIZE: 10 Pack cat furniture protector, 2 size cat scratch deterrent tape, 6 X 14.5*11.5inch, 4 X 14.5*6inch. Two different sizes to choose, more convenient and flexible. Thinner and transparent, you can use them anywhere such as couches, chair, wall, fabric sofas, leather furniture, tables, counters, doorways, screen porches etc.
  • EASY TO USED: It's very easy to install this cat repellent. It is very useful and easy to use like using regular 2-sided tape DIY application. Stick the tape where you want to protect, cut to the size that suits your needs, and peel off the white backing paper. It is 100% transparent and will completely blend with your interior décor. This cat sofa protector is very effective and hardly noticeable.
  • TRAINING & PROTECT: Cat don't like stick surfaces, the next time your cat tries to scratch your couch, the sticky side of the tape will cause an unpleasant sensation. You will be able to train your cat not to scratch your furniture
  • NO RESIDUE: Furniture Protector is made of new generation of adhesive materials. The double-sided tape is easily removable leaving no lasting residue.
  • SAFETY MATERIAL : Our Cat Scratching Deterrent Tape is made from non-toxic transparent vinyl, which is harmless to cats and people.Environmentally friendly and safe
Bestseller No. 7
Carpet Scratch Stopper Stop Cats from Scratching Carpet at Doorway Instantly (CSS 30 fits Doors 29 1/2" - 29 15/16" in Width.)
  • CarPET Scratch Stopper 30 - Fits standard U.S. doors that measure 29 1/2"-29 15/16" in actual width
  • ★IMPORTANT★THIS PRODUCT IS AVAILABLE IN 5 DOOR SIZES★MEASURE YOUR ACTUAL DOOR WIDTH (NOT THE DOOR FRAME) PRIOR TO ORDERING★SEE SIZING GUIDE IMAGE★THEN USE SIZE DROP-DOWN OPTION TO SELECT CORRECT SIZE FOR YOUR NEEDS
  • Stops cats from scratching carpets at doorways INSTANTLY
  • This Patented device saves your carpet and security deposit and requires no cutting, modification, hooks or fasteners of any kind. Simply place it in your doorway and watch the scratch problems disappear.
  • 30 Day Money-Back Guarantee / 5 Year Warranty / Non-Electric Pet Training Mat / Safe for cats and carpets / U.S. Patents 10,694,878 & D949597
Bestseller No. 8
Pecute Cat Scratcher Lounge, Woven Sisal + Carpet Cloth Double-Sided Durable Cat Scratchers Bed Wooden Structure Kitty Scratching Pads (16.5x10.8in)
  • 🐾 2 in 1 Design, Happier Cat & Owner—Pecute's reversible curve scratcher [Premium Sisal Side + Carpet Side+ Durable Wooden Construction] offers a great value for your money, outlasting than other scratchers that get torn apart quickly, offers your cat 2 in 1 designs for scratching & lounging fun. Designed for saving your furniture! It's modern and smart design nicely blends into most home décor.
  • 🐾 Durable Sisal Side, No Paper Scatter—Compared with cardboard scratchers, Pecute scratching pads have one side that is sisal fabric which is more wear-resistant, with no shredded paper scattering. No need to sweep off paper every day.
  • 🐾 Comfortable Carpet Side, Napping Spot—Another side of Pecute cat scratching boards is designed with polyester carpet cloth, dirt resistant and wear resistant, can be utilized as cat lounge, mattress, flipping pad, and toy, all in a place created just for them.
  • 🐾 Wooden Structure, Safe and Secure—Natural wooden bracket, more stable than classic flat cardboard scratchers while long lasting and more beautiful! No assembly required. The stylish cat ear shape design flows with your home. Size: 16.5x10.8x4.7 in. Perfectly healthy for your adorable cats.
  • 🐾 Special Notes—As cat lovers and experts, we believe that every cat has its own personality. We are extremely positive of our product. But we can’t be sure every individual cat will love it the same. When your cats first come into this scratching pad, give it a few days for them to familiar to it.
Bestseller No. 9
CatRomance Cat Scratcher, Cat Scratching Pad, Double-Sided Cat Scratch Pad with Sisal and Carpet, Durable 3 in 1 Reversible Ramp and Curved Design for Indoor Cats for Furniture Protection
  • 【Unique 3 in 1 Design】The 3 in 1 design cat scratch pad could be used as a cat lounger, cat stretching pad and resting cat scratcher bed. This cat scratching board can be used both in the way of vertical and horizontal, and it is fully reversible. Curved design makes it easier for cat's scratching, and also comfy rest and stretch.
  • 【Durable Double Sided Usability】The cat scratcher is made of stronger pine, one side with premium sisal and another one with comfy carpet. Double sided design makes it more attractive for the cats for different touching experience, also last the usage lifetime of it. No assembly needed for easy use of the incline cat scratcher. No paper scatter, but it is still sturdy and safe for your cute pet to use.
  • 【Home Furniture Protection】It is also ideal for claw maintenance, exercise, muscle toning, and stress relief. The durable carpet fibers and woven sisal are perfect for cat's claws digging into it for fun at the same time. Our cat scratcher cardboard provides a premium sisal scratching surface that cats can’t help loving, perfect for cats to keep their nails trimmed and healthy while protecting your furniture from being taken as a cat scratcher while you’re away.
  • 【Choose Your Favorite Scratcher】This modern-looking cat scratching pad is suitable for indoor cats. The curve surface makes it easier for your cat to sleep like in pad bed, and having it stand vertically, it will satisfy your cats in all ways, including scratching, pouncing, and nesting. It’s great for kitties that like to scratch on the floor. Size reference: 16.93*4.33*1.97 inches, perfect for small cats, kitties and puppy.
  • 【Customer Care and Service 】Every cat has their own personality and hobby.Just have the cat scratcher spent with your cats for few days or leave the scratcher for your cat alone for some time, familiarity will help your cat get also well with the scratcher. Any help needed, welcome to contact us.
Bestseller No. 10
LSAIFATER 2 PCS Cat Scratching Mat, Natural Sisal Mat, Cat Scratch Furniture Protector, Horizontal Cat Floor Scratching Pad Rug, Protect Carpets and Sofas (11.8x14.9 inch, Brown).
  • 100% woven from natural sisal with firm cotton edge
  • Anti-skid latex at the bottom, increase its thickness and stability so that it is not easy to slide
  • Antistatic performance, also protect the floor
  • Solid, wear-resistant natural sisal scratch pad - to meet the cat's natural scratch instinct, so that the cat can stretch the body and work energy
  • Can provide an interesting feeding space for cats
Bestseller No. 11
SmartyKat Simply Scratch Carpet Cat Scratching Post with Feather & Ribbon Toy - Gray, One Size
  • SMARTYKAT SIMPLY SCRATCHSTURDY CARPET COVERED Scratch Post perfect for scratching and stretching
  • PROMOTES HEALTHY NAIL GROWTH: Scratch Up offers an ideal place to scratch, and also promotes your cat’s healthy nail growth, tones those muscles and alleviates home-related stressors by leaning into your cat’s natural urges - all without ruining your furniture!
  • GREAT FOR AGGRESSIVE SCRATCHERS: High quality durable looped carpet surface provides a particularly vigorous workout and is a scratch surface cats love to sink their claws into
  • TESTED FOR SAFETY: SmartyKat always makes safety a priority, which is why we design products to meet child safety standards. They do not contain small parts, long cords, or other hazards, ensuring kids in the home are safe, whether they are two-footed or four-pawed.
  • ABOUT US: SmartyKat creates stylish cat products that help pet owners easily meet the emotional, physical, and instinctual needs of their cats. From scratchers and interactive toys to edible grass and catnip, all our products are designed to stimulate a particular feline need while also fostering a stronger relationship between you and your cat!
Bestseller No. 12
M&MKPET Natural Sisal Cat Scratcher Mat Horizontal Cat Floor Scratching Pad Rug Scratch Pad for Cat Grinding Claws & Protecting Furniture (25.6" 15.7")
  • Natural sisal (woven), Long: 25.6" Wide: 15.7
  • High-density sewing machine lockring,non-woven fabric and anti-slip epoxy latex design
  • Sisal cat scratching mat is stable, not easy to deform, durable and easy to clean
  • Cat loves rest and play on sisal mat,you can sprinkle a little catnip on the carpet to train the cat to sharpen its claws
  • Not only be a cat scratch pad, play mat, but also a sleeping mat,a litter mat, of course, you can also use it as a mat of the door
-6%Bestseller No. 13
Lahas Cat Scratcher mat,Scratching Pad,Scratch Carpet,Cat Scratcher Rug for Indoor and Outdoor,100% Natural sisal,Protect Cat's Nails , Sofa and Furniture
  • SIZE:this cat scratch mat 15.7*23.6inch.
  • MATERIAL: 100% natural sisal woven Positive, non-woven fabric and anti-slip epoxy latex design backing,high-density sewing machine lockrand,without chemical odor.
  • EASY TO CLEAN: Rather than sratching cardboard, this scratcher mats do not left any paper scraps.Just use vacuum cleaner to remove dust and debris on carpet surface easily.
  • Multi-purpose Mat : This scratching mat can well satisfy the cat's natural scratching instinct and effectively protect their nails. It also helps to protect the sofa, carpet,rug and other furniture from being damaged. The scratcher mat is not only can be used as scratching mats, but also large enough to be used as a cat play, litter or sleeping mat indoor and outdoor.
  • Suitable for kittens and cats of all ages.👉take it now!
-6%Bestseller No. 14
Navaris Cat Scratch Mat Sofa Protector - Natural Sisal Furniture Protector Scratching Pad for Cats - Scratch Carpet for Couch, Sofa, Chair - Right
  • SCRATCH & PLAY: Make your cat and yourself happy with this dark gray sisal scratch mat for the right side of your sofa, couch or armchair. The mat provides a surface that deters cats from scratching furniture, rugs and carpets.
  • FURNITURE PROTECTION: Protect your furniture and let your cat enjoy scratching, even when you are not at home. Don't worry about scratches and damages to furniture any longer!
  • NATURAL SISAL: Sisal is an eco-friendly, non-toxic, safe material that is long lasting. The fabric provides sufficient resistance for a satisfying scratch session.
  • CLAW CARE: One half is covered with sisal and the other half is made of fabric, which is placed over the arm rest and then tucked under the seat cushion. Your feline can sharpen its claws while the couch remains protected.
  • APPLICATION: The couch guard covers the entire right side of your sofa along the arm rest and a small part of the front. Wrap the hook and loop fastener over the sofa legs to keep the mat firmly in place.
-15%Bestseller No. 15
Coching Cat Scratcher Cardboard Cat Scratch Pad with Premium Scratch Textures Design Durable Cat Scratching Pad Reversible
  • Unique Design: Premium scratching textures design, our cat scratching pad more closely mimics tree bark. Different touching experience makes it more irresistible for the cats. More importantly with this design, The cat scratch pad is 50% more durable than the normal ones. Size reference: 15.7 L x 7.7 W x 2 H inches.
  • Save Your Furniture: Satisfied cats‘ scratching instinct, bring your favorite furry friend the healthy claws, a place to release stress and great exercise. Saving your furniture and carpets from the cats since they are the “natural cardboard” at home.
  • Durable & Natural Material: Made of heavy duty corrugated and 100% recycled cardboard, so the cardboard cat scratcher is strong enough to resist the sharpest claws for a fair enough long time. It is also safe and non-toxic. Even the glue used in the construction is corn-starch.Perfectly healthy for your adorable cats.
  • Reversible Feature: The cat scratcher cardboard is reversible, so two sides can be scratched, making the cat scratching cardboard life last longer and more cost-effective. We offer 3 patterns with two different sizes for customers to choose, simple and modern design fits for just about anywhere, including crates, floor and any room in your home.
  • Warranty: As cat lovers and experts, we believe that every cat has its own personality. We are extremely positive of our cat cardboard scratcher. But we can’t be sure every individual cat will love it the same. So we are providing a 6 months warranty to this product. Feel free to contact us if you need any help of the product.
Bestseller No. 16
POPETPOP Cat Scratcher Mat - Sisal Cat Scratching Carpet Pad for Cat Grinding Claws & Protecting Furniture
  • SIZE - The cat scratching mat measures 18 x18.2in. It can be folded for easy carrying. Provides a healthy outlet for your cats natural hunting instinct.
  • PREMIUM MATERIAL - The cat scratcher mat is made from sisal hemp fibre and carpet which is strong enough to bear cat’s sharp claws. Durable and never hurt cat paws. The carpet is designed for cat rest or play.
  • CAT TOY - The cat scratching carpet has funny feather which is interesting to cats. They can attract cats attention and keep your kitty entertained for hours.
  • NO MESS - Instead of the sratching cardboard, this scratching pad doesn't left any paper scraps after cat grinding claws. The scratcher pad won't dirty or mess up your home.
  • MULTI-FUNCTION PAD - This scrapping pad can not only be a cat scratcher pad, but also a sleeping pad. It can be used to cover on sofa that can even protect furniture from damage. A best Christmas gift for your cat.
Bestseller No. 17
Lean-it Scratching Post 25"
  • Colors may vary
  • The Lean-it Scratching Post is for cats and can be leaned against a wall at any angle or any floor surface.
  • Used on any floor surface, be it carpet, vinyl or hardwood!
  • Comes with an attractive carpeted post and stylish end cap.
  • Sold in both regular and extra wide - Regular size available in 19" and 25" lengths and Wide in lengths of 20", 26" and 38"
Bestseller No. 18
Navaris Cat Scratch Mat Sofa Protector - Natural Sisal Furniture Protector Scratching Pad for Cats - Scratch Carpet for Couch, Sofa, Chair - Left
  • SCRATCH & PLAY: Make your cat and yourself happy with this light gray sisal scratch mat for the left side of your sofa, couch or armchair. The mat provides a surface that deters cats from scratching furniture, rugs and carpets.
  • FURNITURE PROTECTION: Protect your furniture and let your cat enjoy scratching, even when you are not at home. Don't worry about scratches and damages to furniture any longer!
  • NATURAL SISAL: Sisal is an eco-friendly, non-toxic, safe material that is long lasting. The fabric provides sufficient resistance for a satisfying scratch session.
  • CLAW CARE: One half is covered with sisal and the other half is made of fabric, which is placed over the arm rest and then tucked under the seat cushion. Your feline can sharpen its claws while the couch remains protected.
  • APPLICATION: The couch guard covers the entire left side of your sofa along the arm rest and a small part of the front. Wrap the hook and loop fastener over the sofa legs to keep the mat firmly in place.
Bestseller No. 19
Treasborn Durable Cat Scratcher Thick Sisal Scratching Pad for Cats Anti-Slip Scratch Sleeping Mat No Mess Furniture Protecter Natural for Claws
  • PREMIUM MATERIAL :Made of high quality and natural sisal , safe and durable, quality assurance for 180 days.
  • NO MESS: Instead of the sratching cardboard, this product doesn't left any paper scraps after cat grinding claws.
  • NATRUAL SLEEPING MAT :Cat loves rest and play on sisal mat, the roughness surface can satisfy their instinct of preference.
  • ANTI-SKID: little bump bottom design and double material increase thickness make it not easy to turn over.
  • MULTIPLE FUNCHTION: It can be used to replace the surface on cardboard or scratching post and cover it on sofa can even protect furniture being damaged.
Bestseller No. 20
AnberCare Cat Scratching Mat, 18’ x 18’ Natural Sisal and PP Fiber Dual Material Cat Scratch Mats, Cat Floor Scratching Pad Rug, Protect Carpets and Sofas
  • Size - 18 inch x 18 inch
  • Dual material mat - A combination of natural sisal and PP fiber mat. The natural sisal scratching mat gives rough surface and the PP Fiber mat is durable and gives wool-like texture.
  • Comfortable and relaxing - The scratching mat can not only be a cat scratch pad, play mat, but also a sleeping mat.
  • Fun playground - Feather and bell decoration on the mat gives cat fun to play.

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Why use a Carpet Cat Scratching Pad

If you’re like most cat owners, you probably find yourself constantly replacing your furniture after your feline friend gets a little too rough. A carpet cat scratching pad can help prevent this by providing your cat with a designated area to scratch. This will help keep their nails healthy and trim, and may save you some money in the long run.

There are plenty of different carpet cat scratching pads on the market today, but they all have some elements in common. The first part of the pad is usually a base made from thick corrugated cardboard. Next comes several layers of bundled carpet fibers.

These fibers are tightly twisted to create an extra tough surface for your cat to scratch. For a finishing touch, many companies will put sisal or jute materials on the top of the fibers. This provides an attractive covering and a great scratching surface as well.

How do you train your cat to use a new Carpet Cat Scratching Pad

Cats love scratching things, and a carpet scratching pad is a great way to give them a designated spot to do it. To train your cat to use the new scratching pad, put it in a place where your cat likes to scratch and watch them start using it. If your cat doesn’t seem interested in the scratching pad, you can put some catnip on it to encourage them to use it.

Once your cat starts using the pad, you can relocate it to its final location.

If you have any questions about carpet cat scratching pads, contact a pet product retailer for more information. You may also want to consider purchasing some catnip or other kitty toys to go along with the new scratching pad!

Tips for using a Carpet Cat Scratcher Successfully

– Place the scratcher in a spot where your cat spends a lot of time, such as near their favorite nap spots.

– Encourage your cat to scratch the pad by gently rubbing their paws on it or scattering some catnip on top.

– Replace the scratcher when it becomes worn down or starts to smell bad.

– Consider purchasing multiple carpet scratchers or other cat scratching posts. Cats need to scratch plenty of different surfaces, so it’s best to provide them with several options to choose from.

Carpet Scratcher vs other types of scratchers

When it comes to choosing a scratching post for your cat, there are a few different options to consider. A carpet scratching pad is a good option if you want to keep your carpets scratch-free, as they provide a surface that is similar to carpeting and is comfortable for cats to scratch.

However, some cats may prefer other types of scratching posts, such as those made from sisal rope or wood. If your cat isn’t scratching up your furniture or carpets, it’s probably okay to go with a less expensive scratching post, but if you’re having trouble getting them to scratch anything else, a carpet scratching pad may be the answer.