You can make a natural cat repellent by mixing essential oils such as orange, lemon, peppermint or lavender with water. Mix 1 part of these oils with 3 parts water in a spray bottle, and spray the areas in which you want... More » Home & Garden Pest Control Furry Pests

Some homemade cat toys include a feather or other lure attached to a length of string and strips of felt tied to a plastic milk ring. Other ideas are a ball made from lightweight cardboard rings and a crumpled paper bag ... More » Pets & Animals Pets Cats

A homemade cat shampoo is one a cat owner makes using products around the house, instead of purchasing a commercial shampoo. Natural ingredients in homemade cat shampoo are less likely to cause skin and eye irritation. More » Pets & Animals Pets Cats
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Essential oils such as lavender, lemongrass, citronella and eucalyptus are all effective indoor cat repellents. They can be used in their pure form, or they can be mixed with water and put into a spray bottle. Orange pee... More » Home & Garden Pest Control Furry Pests

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