Kitty Litter Mats From Recycled Goods

You can recycle common household goods to be used as kitty litter mats.
By Jane M. Dunn
December 2013/January 2014
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Don’t let your cat trail kitty litter all over your clean floors.
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If you have cats, you probably know what it’s like to get kitty litter tramped all over your clean house. You could buy expensive kitty litter mats to prevent such a mess, but why bother when you can simply reuse old household goods?

My dish drainer, which I purchased secondhand, became too old and yucky for my clean dishes. However, it now works perfectly as a kitty litter catcher outside of the litter box. You could also use an old welcome mat or a floor mat from a car.

Jane M. Dunn
Homer, Alaska








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