City The Kitty Loves The Cat Wheel!

Sun, Jan 15, 2012

Gifts & Miscellaneous

On episode 2 of Animal Planet’s My Cat From Hell – starring everyone’s favorite Cat Daddy, Jackson Galaxy – a fiery Bengal mix named City The Kitty clearly had some excess energy to burn. Jackson brought in The Cat Wheel, an indoor exercise system designed specifically for high-energy cats like Bengals. Well, as you can see in the video below, City The Kitty loves his new Cat Wheel! Jackson saves the day again! Make sure to tune in for episode 3 of My Cat From Hell this Saturday at 8 pm ET/PT on Animal Planet. (If you can’t see the video below in your email, click here to watch it on the site.)

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21 Responses to “City The Kitty Loves The Cat Wheel!”

  1. 1
    Njw

    Oy — I need two of those!

  2. 2
    Amy

    Umm I am not sure that mine would actually use one. Though I like the idea!

  3. 3
    Galley

    I was just thinking: “Someone should make a giant hamster wheel for fat kitty cats”.

  4. 4
    Jillian

    I’m pretty sure at least one of my cats would get stuck in it and couldn’t figure out how to get out.

  5. 5
    tzo

    O my….its our dream…..!!!

  6. 6
    WhiskaBoys

    $350?? For what will likely become just like a treadmill for people, this can’t even be used as a clothes hangar!

  7. 7
    Ruth

    This is a toy made in heaven for my little Kikkoman!! I have pictures of his kitten crew playing on one of these. Kiko says I am a Bengal with a lot of zoom zoom zoom power – so I would love to get some of my energy off on one of these (so would his mom)!!

  8. 8
    Kimberly M.

    Uhh where can i get one?!?! My cat Faith would totally use this!!’

  9. 9
    Catherine Turley

    i’ll be posting the link for the members of puffy paws kitty haven. seems like a great idea for curious, high energy cats.

  10. 10
    Barbara

    just what my little white girl Bijou needs to work off some energy instead of picking on her brother, Charlemagne!!

  11. 11
    Carol

    We would love to have one to keep us all in fit condition!

    My youngest boy, possible Russian Blue or a mix with Russian Blue, needs one for his excess energy!

  12. 12
    J. Crews

    Just a point of clarification. I’ve been talking and reading on the Bengal cat sites and it’s pretty much agreed upon that this was not a Bengal mix. Spots can appear in almost any breed, especially tabbies. But those ladies kept harping that they were Bengals and of course “Bengals are just ‘wild’”. I’ve been working with Bengal rescue for years. And it is true that most Bengal pets are descended from the Asian Leopard Cat, usually by 5+ generations. Any “wildness” usually exhibits in extreme shyness and hiding from people, not attacking them.

    But about the wheel. These have been popular for a while with cats or other animals that need more exercise. There are sites online you can find that will show you how to build one, if you have the skills or know someone that does.

  13. 13
    Dianasue

    This would be great for my overweight kitty and my hyperactive kitty!

  14. 14
    kittykitty

    Hahaha such a vocal kitty! It doesn’t look like it’s a very comfortable thing for the kitty to walk on though. Not very ergonomic for their little bodies. Interesting concept to apply to larger animals than gerbils though.

  15. 15
    jmuhj

    I’d tend to think that City is more likely a Savannah or Savannah mix. Whatever the case, I loved this episode and am very, very glad that the amazing Jackson Galaxy was able to solve City’s problem so successfully!

  16. 16
    alan marconi

    I’ll take one each of those Kitties…………….

  17. 17
    BH

    Our cats freaked out when they heard this cat squeak. They’re spooked.

  18. 18
    Auriette

    I want one of these for our cats, but I’m afraid of spending $350 on it and them ignoring it.

  19. 19
    DJ

    I love this show, just wish there were more on-screen demonstrations of how to do things (train the cats to walk, how to handle them, etc.)

    And I wish there were a show on featuring cats that have problems other than insane aggression. My cat is a complete love… the problem is that I work from home, she’s basically a velcro cat, and then when I travel or leave the house, she is frightened and has problems.

    I’d love to see some suggestions for dealing with cats who are anxious when left on their own.

  20. 20
    Nancy

    does this come in different sizes looks a little big for apartments and where is the best place to buy these

  21. 21
    Kathy M

    Loved this episode and right away thought that our calico, Coco would absolutely love this. Now my husband wants to take her out for walks.


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