OUTDOOR CAT ROOM — Gone are the litter-box odors and the food messes in our downstairs bathroom, forever. There's room for the litter-box, food, and water. It also features a galvanized mesh paw-cleaning mess-free floor, led lighting (swapped for a heat lamp when it's cold), and a place to lounge and view the woods. The cats have never had it so good! (Designed and built by Greg Piper 2016-03-04)
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It's cheapest to build your own, and there are many and that can help you get started.A shelter-building party can be a fun weekend project! Ask your friends, neighbors and coworkers to join in. Try contacting local youth groups to find out if they will help build shelters as a service project.You may find inexpensive or free materials by asking building-supply stores or contractors if they have scrap lumber. Ask friends, neighbors and coworkers for used dog houses, which can be modified to make good shelters. You can even from the local hardware store. for outdoor cats can be easy and inexpensive.A shelter must trap the cats' body heat to warm its interior. If the shelter is too large, it will be difficult for the cats' body heat to keep the space warm.Straw allows cats to burrow. Pillowcases loosely stuffed with packing peanuts and shredded newspaper also work.
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However, if it's really cold where you live and you can't check on the shelters regularly, don’t use the above insulations. Instead, "wallpaper" the shelter's inner walls and floor with Mylar. It reflects back body heat, and it's okay for cats to lie on it.Don't use blankets, towels or folded newspaper; they absorb body heat and chill cats who are lying on them. Forego hay, too, which may irritate noses and cause allergic reactions.Protect outdoor cats from hunger and thirst this winter by .
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