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Cats Need Scratching Posts in All Areas of Your Home

Scratching post need to be placed all around your home.

If your cat scratches away at your bedpost but leaves your sofa downstairs alone, it may be that you don't have enough scratching posts or your scratching posts aren't in the right spots. Learn why your cat may be scratching in one area of your home but not another: "Why Some Cats Scratch Belongings in Certain Areas of the Home."