Video: 8 Clever Ideas to Keep Cats Active

When was the last time your cat exercised? Your kitty isn't going to run on the treadmill or pump iron at the gym, but exercise is more important than you may think for our feline friends. And the good news is that it's super easy to encourage!

Climbing cat furniture and playing with toys like feather wands and balls can help ward off those unwanted extra pounds. Just remember to always use toys safely, like never shine a laser pointer in your cat's eyes. Check out the video below for even more great ideas to get your cat moving!

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8 Clever Ways to Get Your Cat Moving

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