Today’s post is a bit weird but I really wanted to share this with you! Hopefully your cat/other pet will like this.
Make them an advent calendar
This is literally one of my favourite things about Christmas. My dad and I make them an advent calendar full of their favourite treats. I really don’t like giving Monty and Percy catnip because it just makes them go all hyper and crazy. Plus, one year I think we bought them a catnip and maybe milk drops calendar and they wouldn’t eat it. We did come across a Dreamies calendar a few years ago and they loved that since Dreamies are their favourite but we could never find it again.
Making an advent calendar is such a fun process and a good way to reuse your own chocolate calendar.
Step 1: Take the plastic sheet thing out of the calendar
Step 2: Take off any loose pieces of foil so that it is all smooth
Step 3: Add the treats into each day, make sure you don’t put too many. The foil needs to lay flat.
Step 4: Put PVA glue on every row and collumn and take a large piece of foil and put over the top.
Step 5: Keep a heavy book on it for 24 hours to make sure that the foil has properly stuck.
Step 6: Cut the excess foil off the edges and put it back into the calendar.
P.S. Remember to keep the calendar on a high shelf because your cat(s) can and will break into it!
Buy them their very own Christmas lunch
They won’t want the vegetable part but we love buying our cats a special turkey dinner each year. Something as a special treat!
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Best wishes, Cx
Meghan's Teen Life says
This is so cute!! My cat adores catnip, and he’s hyper regularly, so it just keeps him going a little longer which is really funny!! Really creative post!!
Thank you, glad you enjoyed it 🙂 x
What an amazing post! Making an advent calendar sounds like so much fun and something your cat would love! I have a dog who hated the ready made advent calendars, so making one is definitely something I’ll have to look into next year xx
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Aw yay! Thank you! xx
Metaphysical Mama says
This is such a wonderful idea!! Thank you so much for sharing the tutorial! I have to try this.
OMG! This is an awesome idea. I usually just buy my kitty a toy with catnip but an advent calendar makes it all the more special.
This is so cute!!!
Thank you 🙂 x
This is such a cute idea. My brother has recently got a kitten I will be sure to pass this along to him
Awesome, thank you! x
Aww, lovely! Cute and creative idea. I’m gonna try this for my dog haha – Thank you! I enjoy reading this 😀
Aw good, I’m glad x
Oooh this is such a fun idea!!! I usually just do a little stocking for my cat Lily but I do love the idea of a cat advent calendar. Thanks for sharing 🎄
No problem <3 x
Miamii Mansour says
This post is PURRfect! 😻x
Awww thanks! x