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September 29th 05, 04:33 AM
you know those expensive ones that they can climb on and strach
lady at SPCA said go out in wood. get tall thick wood w/heavy branches
how then would you attach it to stand up, I'm in an apartment...can't
be anything too heavy duty
Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.
September 29th 05, 01:30 PM
>>how then would you attach it to stand
>> up, I'm in an apartment...can't be
>> anything too heavy duty
I think you are referring to a cat TREE. I got a piece of tubing from a
carpet store and wound it tightly with 1/4 inch sisal rope (about 4 feet
high). To mount it, I got a piece of PVC pipe that fits inside the
tube. The pipe is set into a pipe flange which is then screwed onto a
3/4 inch plywood base. To provide stability, the base should be at
least 3 feet square.
Here is a picture:
>>In the White Mountains of New Hampshire
>> (44=B0 15' N - Elevation 1580')
September 29th 05, 10:17 PM
> you know those expensive ones that they can climb on and strach
> lady at SPCA said go out in wood. get tall thick wood w/heavy branches
> how then would you attach it to stand up, I'm in an apartment...can't
> be anything too heavy duty
> Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.
> Oscar Wilde
Dogs have houses, cats have trees. :)
Do a Google search with the following keywords: build cat tree
....and you will come across a myriad of ideas & plans.
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