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​Do Cat Fences Work?

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Cats love to get out into the big wide world and claim their own turf. They are territorial creatures who love to hunt, protect their land and explore every part of what they own. Sadly, this curiosity gets cats into trouble and many end up in sorry situations ranging from losing their way and finding new families, being taken, getting into fights, injured or killed in accidents and on roads. Cats may have nine lives, but these lives don’t last very long. Cat fencing is one of the ways to help protect feline adventurers from getting into scrapes that they might not come back from, but do cat fences work?

You might think it’s hard to keep a cat contained, but thanks to clever designs even the most agile and determined cats can be kept safe from harm using cat fences. There are a few different designs to choose from, ensuring there is a cat fence right for your cat and your outdoor space. We recommend contacting us here to discuss your options to ensure you find the best solution, whether you want to do it yourself or use our installation team.

Freestanding Cat Enclosures

Freestanding cat enclosures are ideal for rural settings and mature gardens, or gardens without a boundary in place.

Sealed Roof Catio

A catio sits on top of your patio and is completely enclosed with the addition of a roof. The roof stops even the most committed climbers from breaking free.

Fencetop Cat Barriers

Using your fencing, the barrier sits on top of your fence and provides you with complete peace of mind. They are easy to install and suitable for DIY projects.

Cat fences do work and there are several options available. We’re even able to offer a bespoke service to ensure all cat owners benefit from the peace of mind that cat fences bring. Visit our Facebook page for reviews and to see lots of photos of beautiful cats enjoying their contained, safe space.

What is a Cat Fence?

A cat fence is a fantastic way of keeping cats within a set boundary. The cat fence can be easily installed on top of current fences or walls, but there are even options available for outdoor spaces without a clear boundary already in place. Furthermore, a cat fence can be tailor made to work around trees, bushes, sheds and other [...]

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​How to Create a Winter Garden Your Cat Will Love

It’s autumn, the leaves are falling from the trees, the garden is becoming bare and a little bit boring. This is the time when we’re making the most of the dry days to close the garden ready for the frosty mornings and icy weather that’s no doubt on the way. For cats, this means their territory will lack a [...]

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​Is Your Home Really Safe for Your Pet?

Indoor cats were once quite rare in the UK but times are changing. 24% of cats now live exclusively indoors (or in homes with a suitable cat enclosure attached to the outdoors). These numbers may surprise many people, but cat owners are now more aware of the risks and are not prepared to put their cats in unnecessary danger.The sad [...]

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​Cat Enclosures for Small Spaces

Not all garden boundaries are suitable for fence top brackets and not everyone wants to enclose the entire outdoor space. The good news is there are other options available to fit in with everyone’s preferences and available outdoor space. You don’t have to have a huge amount of outdoor space to add a cat containment system. There are plenty of [...]

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​How to Create a Stimulating Garden for Cats

Looking for ways to create the perfect outdoor space for you and your cat to enjoy? Look no further, we have 5 ideas that will ensure your cat gets the most out of your garden.Safety first – Check your plants and flowers and learn if any of your plants are toxic to cats. Most plants will cause mild allergic [...]

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